MLS Features: Observations and overreactions from Week 1

MLS Features: Observations and overreactions from Week 1

The 19th season of Major League Soccer kicked off with a bang this past weekend.

MLS: Toronto FC 1, D.C. United 1 (tie)

WASHINGTON, Aug. 24 (UPI) -- Bobby Convey scored in the 60th minute Saturday, boosting Toronto FC into a 1-1 draw with D.C. United.

MLS: Toronto FC 2, Columbus 1

TORONTO, July 27 (UPI) -- Jonathan Osorio and Andrew Wiedeman each scored late in the game Saturday, rallying Toronto FC over Columbus 2-1.

MLS: Columbus 1, Toronto FC 0

TORONTO, May 18 (UPI) -- Dominic Oduro scored in the 42nd minute Saturday and the Columbus Crew sent Toronto FC to a fourth straight loss, 1-0.

MLS: Chicago 2, Sporting KC 1

BRIDGEVIEW, Ill., May 13 (UPI) -- Sebastian Grazzini and Dominic Oduro each netted second-half goals Saturday, sparking Chicago to a 2-1 decision over shorthanded Sporting Kansas City.

MLS: Sporting KC 1, Los Angeles 0

KANSAS CITY, Kan., April 7 (UPI) -- Kei Kamara's goal in the 40th minute was the game's only score and Sporting Kansas City stayed perfect with a 1-0 win over Los Angeles Saturday.

MLS: San Jose 1, Los Angeles 0

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Aug. 21 (UPI) -- Chris Wondolowski scored in the fourth minute Saturday and the San Jose Earthquakes hung on to claim a 1-0 win over the Los Angeles Galaxy.

MLS: Chicago 3, San Jose 3 (tie)

SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 11 (UPI) -- Chris Rolfe's goal in the 85th minute Saturday pulled Chicago into a 3-3 tie with San Jose and allowed the Fire to remain unbeaten in four games.

U.S. and Honduras to play Saturday

GUADALAJARA, Mexico, Feb. 6 (UPI) -- The U.S. soccer team beat Panama and Canada this week to reach a pre-Olympics qualifying tournament match against Honduras in Guadalajara, Mexico.

USA nears Olympic soccer berth

GUADALAJARA, Mexico, Feb. 6 (UPI) -- Bobby Convey scored both goals Thursday night as the United States posted a 2-0 triumph over Canada on in the pre-Olympic qualifying tournament.

U.S. rallies past Costa Rica for third

MIAMI, July 26 (UPI) -- Bobby Convey scored in the 67th minute Saturday as the United States took a 3-2 win over Costa Rica in the third-place game of the Gold Cup.

Dallas 3, D.C. United 2

SOUTHLAKE, Texas, May 31 (UPI) -- Jason Kreis and Chris Gbandi scored and Brad Davis had two assists in the first half Saturday night as the Dallas Burn held on for their first victory of the se

United States 2, Jamaica 1

KINGSTON, Jamaica, Feb. 12 (UPI) -- Goals by Carlos Bocanegra and Chris Klein got the United States off to a fast start Wednesday en route to a 2-1 win over Jamaica in an international friendly at

Dallas 4, D.C. United 3 (OT)

WASHINGTON, Sept. 19 (UPI) -- Eddie Johnson scored the winning goal in overtime Thursday night, giving Dallas a 4-3 victory over D.C. United that kept the Burn's hopes for a first-round, hom

D.C. United 1, Los Angeles 0 (OT)

WASHINGTON, June 29 (UPI) -- Midfielder Bobby Convey tallied the game-winning golden goal in the 98th minute Saturday night to give D.C. United a 1-0 win over the Los Angeles Galaxy.
Bobby Convey

† Appearances (Goals).

Robert Francis "Bobby" Convey (born May 27, 1983 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is an American soccer player who currently plays for San Jose Earthquakes in Major League Soccer.

Convey attended the William Penn Charter School in Philadelphia, played club soccer for the Philadelphia Soccer Club Coppa, and was a member of the initial class of the Bradenton Academy that also included current national team members Landon Donovan, Oguchi Onyewu and DaMarcus Beasley. Together they helped lead the Under-17 Squad to a fourth-place finish in the 1999 U-17 World Cup in New Zealand.

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