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#1376561 Misconception that the team is young

Posted by sabremike on 20 December 2020 - 06:08 PM

Or or or and stay with me, it could be that MLS rules are preventing RB from doing what they are doing in the other three clubs with RBNY. Im going to assume that's the only reason why Hamlet is still with team as an advisor at how the league works (wish it was someone else). Brought in new coach, new sporting director, let's see how this off season goes. If nothing happens and we bring in some 18 year old who runs a lot and has "a lot of energy" then I'll drink the RBNY is cheap kool-aid.

They had multiple DP slots unfilled for two+ years and had among the lowest payrolls for years now.

#1375946 Jorgensen loaned out to some Danish club

Posted by sabremike on 08 December 2020 - 03:58 PM

Love to sign two DP attackers who get outscored by Danny Cepero.

" Hello police, I'd like to report a murder..."

#1375536 Signing bums from lower level leagues

Posted by sabremike on 29 November 2020 - 10:48 PM

In the presser that's what it sounds like.. Sounds like they want to go get 11 23 year olds that play in Finland , Norway, Belgium, Romania and second divisions in France and Spain and 3rd division in England

One very disturbing thing about that mindset everyone seems to be missing: it means that the new regime considers the level of play in MLS to be complete garbage and all they need to do is bring in guys from the dregs of European soccer and they'll walk in and wipe the floor with everyone. If you don't spend for actual legit players in today's MLS you will never be anything but a bottom feeder who only exists to make up the numbers.

#1375427 MLS 2020 season

Posted by sabremike on 25 November 2020 - 01:49 PM

#2TFC 0-1 #7Nashville.
#1PU 0-2 #8NE.
RB blew two 2-goal leads last year @ PU.
Now Columbus are top remaining seed.

Somewhere the head of a beloved supporters group sees that first result and has a hearty laugh.

#1375027 Metro - Columbus Playoff Thread

Posted by sabremike on 21 November 2020 - 04:22 PM

Team gets curbstomped at the start of the half = Coaching.

#1374937 The Coronavirus Thread

Posted by sabremike on 20 November 2020 - 11:50 PM

This is hilarious:


#1374653 MVP for 2020

Posted by sabremike on 13 November 2020 - 01:51 AM

Metro Death Owl!!!

#1374035 Metro - Revs Game Thread

Posted by sabremike on 28 October 2020 - 10:12 PM

21st playoff appearance, most of any club in MLS history.

#1373448 Metro - Orlando Game Thread

Posted by sabremike on 18 October 2020 - 01:53 PM

I need new tires more than a new scarf but hey why not!

Silly Goose you missed the fine print: It's not just a regular scarf, its a skire: A scarf that doubles as a tire!

#1373387 Metro - Toronto Game Thread

Posted by sabremike on 16 October 2020 - 02:14 PM

They just announced they will allow 5k for their last home match on 11/1 vs Inter Miami. Tixs go on sale Monday at 10 am.

#1372919 All coronavirus-related arguing

Posted by sabremike on 09 October 2020 - 03:46 PM

Shout out to the de facto Jim Crow/Apartheid treatment that exists in the US healthcare system. If you're of colonizer blood, you'll probably going to be alright, just a little (or a lot) lighter in the pocket. But if you happen to be a person of color (especially Black)... no guarantees. 'murica!

Sir, this is a Wendy's.

#1372574 Metro - Orlando Game Thread

Posted by sabremike on 03 October 2020 - 05:30 PM

This is the finish that a game this crap completely deserves.

#1372573 Metro - Orlando Game Thread

Posted by sabremike on 03 October 2020 - 05:27 PM

These are the type of games that are why none of the eurosnobs would be caught dead at an MLS match: Just absolute pitiful quality.

#1372565 Metro - Orlando Game Thread

Posted by sabremike on 03 October 2020 - 05:08 PM

Gotta keep Kaku fresh for his next appearance in a month or so from now.

#1372204 The Coronavirus Thread

Posted by sabremike on 26 September 2020 - 09:44 PM

you can't recruit international caliber players if they know you will block them from playing in qualifiers.  It sucks but is very short sighted by MLS. 

But isn't the issue that under normal circumstances there would be no issue but the mandatory quarantine (and I could go on a rant about how useless they are but that's beside the point) would force them to miss two more weeks?