This Week 10-9-23

The Quakes draw against FC Dallas 1-1.  All that is left is a home against Austin on October 21.

The Quakes reserves lose to Colorado Rapids 2 in a heartbreaker 1-0.

The Roots get swept by Orange County SC and San Diego Loyal.  With Monterey losing to Birmingham 2-0 on Sunday it’s a simple win and in this weekend against El Paso.  The crew at Soccer Bay Area and the Roots Blog have their respective takes.

Orange County’s Late First Half/Early Second Half Surge Dooms Oakland Roots to Defeat

Oakland Roots Playoff Hopes in Jeopardy After Blowout Loss to San Diego

Match Analysis: Where things went wrong in Oakland Roots’ 3-1 loss to Orange County SC

San Diego Loyal 4-2 Oakland Roots: A Harsh Goodbye

It’s simple–a win should be enough to get the Roots into the postseason and Jon at the Roots Blog has his take.

Oakland Roots down to the wire against El Paso; the Western Conference standings, roster decisions, more