Tag Archives: Portland Timbers


  With the large number of St.Louis professional soccer players that are out there, I’ve decided to try something new here on the Floodplain Footy and start covering St.Louis natives who are in the MLS and in particular, what they did … Continue reading

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Billikens In The MLS

As Major League Soccer enters it’s 16th Season, many players from Saint Louis and Saint Louis University have made their mark and continue to do so. Here’s a look at former Billiken players who are playing in the MLS this … Continue reading

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3 Players From SLSG Get The Call Up To Men’s US U-18 Team

Last week 3 players from St.Louis Scott Gallagher soccer club were invited to the United States Men’s U-18 National Team in Phoenix, AZ. Defender AJ Cochran and Forwards Vince Cicciarelli and Robert Kristo from SLSG will hope to see playing … Continue reading

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Comets sign elite forward, Byron Alvarez

(Kansas City, MO) – The Comets Major Indoor Soccer League Team has announced the signing of veteran forward, Byron Alvarez. Born in Mexico City, Alvarez was a major contributor for last year’s Monterrey LaRaZa MISL Championship team. Alvarez began playing … Continue reading

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News Tidbits

A lot of little things have been going on lately in the world of soccer in the US lately. So, in case you’ve been sleeping or just haven’t paid much attention recently, this is for you. Or if you do … Continue reading

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What A Very Strange Season….

We all know the rumors regarding AC St. Louis, but while I was thinking about that and reading a bit more info over at IMS, and I got to thinking about the ups and downs of this season.  I’ve been … Continue reading

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Section 20 Report: vs Portland Timbers 8/14/10

Here we go again.  The past few days here at the Floodplain have been a bit nutty haven’t they?  On Friday we learn that teenage phenom Luis Gil will be playing for AC St. Louis for the remainder of the … Continue reading

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Blackpool Returns To The English Premier League

On Saturday at 9am Central Standard Time, Blackpool FC will make it’s triumphant return to the Barclays Premier League as they take on Wigan Athletic. This will be the first time they’ve played a game in the highest league in … Continue reading

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Section 20 Report: Versus Vancouver Whitecaps 8/6/10

Another home match and another trip into the Section 20 Report. Again the Vancouver Whitecaps came calling  to the AB Soccer Park in Fenton, MO, and again we managed a point with a tie, but as it seems, we’ll never … Continue reading

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Section 20 Report: 7/28/10 vs Portland Timbers

Well, well, well.  Another Section 20 report, and another 3-0 home victory.  Many of the St. Louligans have been trying to figure out what precisely has created this offensive output at home. Personally, I think it’s my drinking a 32 … Continue reading

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