Friday kickaround: Rapids open MLS playoffs with victory, FIFA's scandals, Hoyas and Terrapins win
*Pablo Mastroeni scored in the first half as the Colorado Rapids seized a 1-0 victory over the Columbus Crew in the first leg of an MLS Eastern Conference playoff.
The weekend schedule:
Saturday: Real Salt Lake at Dallas, 5 p.m. FSC
Saturday: New York at San Jose, 10 p.m. Telefutura
Sunday: Los Angeles at Seattle, 8 p.m. ESPN2
D Edgar Castillo 23 minutes in San Luis' 2-1 loss to America
*Will FIFA have anything substantial to say about the World Cup bidding process following today's meetings?
*College soccer: Georgetown won its ninth straight match, 1-0 over sixth-ranked Connecticut to clinch first place in the Big East's Blue Division. Read my match report. ... Tonight, third-ranked Maryland visits defending national champion Virginia in a major ACC match. If you are planning to attend, beware of traffic issues around Charlottesville and downtown road closures caused by President Obama's visit. ... The Maryland women, ranked No. 5, recovered from a deficit to defeat ninth-ranked Florida State, 2-1.
| October 29, 2010; 9:37 AM ET
Categories: Americans Abroad, College Soccer, FIFA, MLS, Mexico, USA World Cup bid | Tags: FIFA, MLS
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