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  1. Best Bets Nov. 22/23: What to watch

    Scott French

    TUESDAY, NOV. 22 TELEVISION UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE Benfica (Portugal) at Manchester United (England) Fox Soccer Channel and Fox Deportes, 11:30 a.m. This is the showdown for the Group B title, at least if there's a winner. There wasn't in Li...

    Blog | November 22, 2011
  2. Best Bets Sept. 18/19: What to watch, where to go

    Scott French

    SUNDAY, SEPT. 18 TELEVISION ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE Chelsea at Manchester United Fox Soccer Channel and Fox Deportes, 8 a.m. All eyes are on new Chelsea boss Andre Villas-Boas heading into his first big test, but he says the showdown at Old ...

    Blog | September 18, 2011
  3. CLASICO: Joseph changes the landscape

    Scott French

    CARSON -- The Galaxy and Chivas USA face off in one of the most meaningful of SuperClasico showdowns, surely the biggest since the 2009 playoffs, and a rivalry first-timer will be playing the wild-card role. The measure of Shalrie Joseph's impact ...

    Blog | August 11, 2012
  4. Galaxy, Chivas on a roll heading into SuperClasico

    Scott French

    CARSON -- The Galaxy and Chivas USA meet up in the second SuperClasico of the season on something of a roll, and Saturday night's showdown at Home Depot Center is clearly the most important meeting in the rivalry since L. A. captured the 2009 playoff...

    Blog | July 20, 2012
  5. L.A. BLUES: Poor start, red card add up

    Scott French

    If the horrid start to its showdown Saturday evening in North Carolina didn't doom the L.A. Blues, then certainly Maykel Galindo's red card took care of that. Nothing on this crucial East Coast swing is going their way. The Blues dropped their sec...

    Blog | June 30, 2012
  6. CHIVAS: Correa's finish leads to semis

    Scott French

    FULLERTON -- Jose Erik Correa took a goal away from Chivas USA a half-hour into Tuesday night's U.S. Open Cup showdown, and he wasn't about to let that be his legacy in the Goats' biggest game so far this season. The Colombian forward, returning f...

    Blog | June 26, 2012
  7. LOCALS: Rangers win NPSL showdown

    Scott French

    The Fullerton Rangers took a huge stride toward the National Premier Soccer League playoffs with Sunday's victory over FC Santa Clarita, a showdown for second place in the Western Division's Southern Conference. Former Chivas USA/New York Red Bull...

    Blog | June 26, 2012
  8. June 24/25: What to watch, where to go

    Scott French

    SUNDAY, JUNE 24 TELEVISION 2012 EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP England vs. Italy ESPN and ESPN Deportes, 11:30 a.m. England hasn't exactly impressed, but it has gleaned results, won its group and is champing for a showdown with old rival Germany in ...

    Blog | June 24, 2012
  9. LOCALS: Ties take Tucson to the top

    Scott French

    The Ventura County Fusion learned Saturday night how real is the threat posed newcomers FC Tucson. The Premier Development League expansion side rallied for a 1-1 draw although down a man in a showdown of the Southwest Division's Nos. 1 and 2 club...

    Blog | June 19, 2012
  10. CHIVAS: Respect for RailHawks? You bet

    Scott French

    Chivas USA approaches everything with a seriousness of purpose and respect for the details, so there isn't a chance they're heading into Tuesday's U.S. Open Cup showdown with the Carolina RailHawks figuring that showing up will be enough. These knoc...

    Blog | June 04, 2012
  11. OPEN CUP: Fourth-round SuperClasico?

    Scott French

    Ready for another Galaxy-Chivas USA showdown? If both clubs win their U.S. Open Cup openers next week, it will happen. U.S. Soccer's fourth-round pairings are out, and the Galaxy and Chivas are set to meet June 5 at Home Depot Center, as long as bot...

    Blog | May 23, 2012
  12. SUPERCLASICO: Wild week leads to this

    Scott French

    CARSON -- Things always are a little more intense around Home Depot Center when the SuperClasico nears, but given all that's occurred this week -- on both sides -- Saturday night's showdown might provide a respite from all the madness. Imagine that. ...

    Blog | May 18, 2012
  13. May 2/3: What to watch, where to go

    Scott French

    WEDNESDAY, MAY 2 TELEVISION ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE Newcastle United at Chelsea Fox Soccer Channel and Fox Deportes, 11:30 a.m. One of the biggest showdowns of the season, with European spots possibly on the line. Newcastle is fifth, good fo...

    Blog | May 01, 2012
  14. OPEN CUP: Blues open vs. local foe

    Scott French

    The L.A. Blues await a U.S. Open Cup rematch or a showdown with a crosstown foe in America's oldest soccer competition. The lone matchup of clubs from rival fourth-division leagues will determine which. U.S. Soccer unveiled on Tuesday afternoon th...

    Blog | May 01, 2012
  15. GALAXY: Who will rest vs. Seattle?

    Scott French

    CARSON -- The Galaxy play the second of three games in eight days Wednesday night at Seattle -- a showdown of two of Major League Soccer's most competitive organizations (Real Salt Lake being the third) -- and head coach Bruce Arena, wary of overuse ...

    Blog | May 01, 2012
  16. April 29/30: What to watch, where to go

    Scott French

    SUNDAY, APRIL 29 TELEVISION SPANISH LA LIGA Valencia at Malaga GolTV, 9 a.m. Next-best thing to Real Madrid-Barcelona? In Spain, it's this one, a showdown between No. 3 and No. 4. Valencia is coming straight off its Europa League semifinal ...

    Blog | April 29, 2012