Just a few games from the weekend. Plus the MLS season is fast approaching as are the League Two and NPSL slates.
Just a pair of games on the friendly docket. First the Quakes played LAFC behind closed doors down in SoCal with the visitors finally getting a 3-0 win against the second year team. RECAP: Earthquakes Defeat LAFC 3-0 in Preseason Contest (sjearthquakes.com)
The Stompers and Azteca FC squared off in a friendly Saturday night in Oakland with the home team winning 2-0 thanks to a Jorge Ruiz brace. The NPSL club is preparing for the upcoming season with their debut, again at home, hosting Napa Valley in their only meeting on March 16 at 7:30pm.
For those who are in interested in lectures, here is one coming up this week. CHANGING THE AMERICAN SOCCER LANDSCAPE: Hear from Street Soccer USA Chairman & NBC Sports Analyst, Kyle Martino. This Thursday, sponsored by Street Soccer. February 21st 2019 • 6:00 pm Grand Hyatt – Union Square, San Francisco, CA
This just in. Some more takes from our friends at Quakesfan.com and the MLS shift from being a domestic league to an international one. Take note from Atlanta and the big markets and why the Quakes have failed in this department. Innocent and JBP come into mind.
Keep posted at 3pointsport.com for the latest in Bay Area soccer.