Jump to content

2019 CONCACAF Champions League Thread


  • Please log in to reply
42 replies to this topic

#31
ElTriMetro

ElTriMetro

    Dir. of Football Operations

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 7,694 posts
  • Location:New Jersey
  • Supports:Metros, Club America.

We'll win by 1 in DR then Tie at home conceding an away goal, and bow out...  W Connection all over again.



"Red Bull on the pitch - Metro in our hearts."

 

#RedBullOut

 

 


#32
gas huffer

gas huffer

    First Team

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 800 posts
  • Supports:metroboludos

We'll win by 1 in DR then Tie at home conceding an away goal, and bow out...  W Connection all over again.


🤔wouldnt we win in that scenario?

#33
JBigjake54

JBigjake54

    Amicus Curiae

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 16,377 posts
  • Supports:MetroStars

🤔wouldnt we win in that scenario?


Dont stop him, he is on a roll.

We are good enough to beat the best teams, and bad enough to lose to the worst teams. 


#34
Eleazar

Eleazar

    One who helps God

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 19,435 posts
  • Location:New York City
  • Interests:Metro, the USMNT and Boston College Athletics
  • Supports:METRO

i think we'll do ok in that round, but the rest of the way will be LigaMX/MLS teams, i'd assume. 


RIP Guillermo Romulo, Alexander Francis Orig and Celenio Eleazar.

 

RIP Cesar Castello, Mike Vallo, and Glenn Stampiglia

 

"Team That I Dream Of" and "Faithful To The Colors" 

 

 


#35
RedBullScouse

RedBullScouse

    Dir. of Football Operations

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 15,541 posts
  • Supports:Irresistable Mermaids/Liverpool/RU

Dont stop him, he is on a roll.

I think he means tie on aggregate   NVM


"Everybody has a plan until they get punched in the mouth." - Iron Mike

 

Bitch covered my plaid?
The sorrow inside me grows.
I need my plaid pitch.

"It goes without saying that when things don't go your way they just don't go your way. " - JCO

"He can't kick with his left foot, he can't tackle, he can't head the ball and he doesn't score many goals. Apart from that, he's all right.”
George Best, on David Beckham


#36
Sasa Curcic's Watch

Sasa Curcic's Watch

    Player/Manager

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPip
  • 3,339 posts
  • Supports:Metro

We'll win by 1 in DR then Tie at home conceding an away goal, and bow out...  W Connection all over again.

One would hope MLS is past the point of losing to teams like W Connection. Don't forget the 2009 RB team was a very special bunch. 



#37
Arsenal14

Arsenal14

    Player/Manager

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPip
  • 2,382 posts
  • Location:Chicago, IL
  • Supports:RBNY, USA, Arsenal

One would hope MLS is past the point of losing to teams like W Connection. Don't forget the 2009 RB team was a very special bunch. 


We are. The gap between the CFU and the rest of Concacaf has gotten a lot wider in the last decade. Portmore United advanced on penalties from the first round of this year's Concacaf League, and then got beaten in both legs against Motagua. Before that, no Caribbean team had won either a knockout tie (not preliminary round) or advanced out of a group since Puerto Rico did both in 2008-09.

I know people here have nightmares about losing in knockout matches we have no business losing, but Caribbean teams have been uniformly awful for a decade. It shouldn't even be close.

#38
Mibabalou

Mibabalou

    First Team

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 1,647 posts
  • Location:Brooklyn
  • Supports:USMNT, MUFC, NYRB

55 days till the 1st leg



#39
regulator

regulator

    Player/Manager

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPip
  • 3,761 posts
  • Location:NJ
  • Supports:Metrostars, USMNT, Ecuador

anyone going? if this had been Thurs Feb 21 i would have been all over it (only 2 days off work)...but since it's Wed Feb 20, would have to take 3 days off to make it a worthwhile trip



#40
JBigjake54

JBigjake54

    Amicus Curiae

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 16,377 posts
  • Supports:MetroStars

anyone going?


Any chance of a group?

We are good enough to beat the best teams, and bad enough to lose to the worst teams. 


#41
Indyanapolis

Indyanapolis

    First Team

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 1,380 posts
  • Supports:Metro

I've seen a number of people on twitter say that they're going to try to go.  Unsure how many are serious about it. There will definitely be a handful at least.


Frankly, since I am merely a fan and a not a fancy American soccer writer, I'm going to congratulate Wright-Phillips on a well hit goal. If I was an American soccer writer, I'd claim that the recently retired Henry was wearing an invisibility cloak and carried the ball into the net for the obviously unskilled Wright-Phillips.

If you scan YouTube looking for Bradley Wright-Phillips, youll find numerous goal compilations, a few interviews and, eventually, an excerpt from the grime mixtape series Lord of the Mics.

#42
1TeamInNY

1TeamInNY

    New Signing

  • Members
  • Pip
  • 1 posts

I plan to be there. I booked a flight to the DR. Not sure how I'm getting to Santiago or how to purchase tickets to the match, but I guess I'll figure that out. Hope to see other supporters there.



#43
Mibabalou

Mibabalou

    First Team

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 1,647 posts
  • Location:Brooklyn
  • Supports:USMNT, MUFC, NYRB
30 days till the first leg




2 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 2 guests, 0 anonymous users