The Earthquakes are making moves this Monday morning, shipping midfielder Sam Cronin to the Rapids.
The San Jose Earthquakes selected midfielder Fatai Alashe from Michigan State University with the fourth overall selection Thursday.
3yIts been a frustrating week for the Quakes. Twice they have faced the same team, twice theyve had victory in their grasp, and twice they have let it slip away. As with most stories, there is another side to it, though.
3yDefender Cory Gibbs scored off a cross from Baggio Husidic in the 80th minute to help the Chicago Fire salvage a 2-2 tie with the San Jose Earthqaukes in rainy conditions Saturday night.
3yThrowing away a 2-0 lead and losing a game on penalty kicks isnt the type of game that builds momentum, but the Quakes are using last week's loss to the Fire as motivation to find a way to celebrate tonight.
3yThe Earthquakes are seeking to get out of May without a loss, and a win Saturday in Chicago would be a springboard into June, when they will need momentum in the absence of star Chris Wondolowski.
3yAfter taking a 2-0 lead over the Chicago Fire into halftime, the Quakes conceded two goals in the second half and went on to lose 5-4 in a penalty shootout.
3yForward Chris Wondolowski of the San Jose Earthquakes was named to the United States National Team roster for the upcoming CONCACAF Gold Cup. Head coach Bob Bradley released the full tournament roster on Monday.
3yBobby Convey and Ellis McLoughlin scored second-half goals and goalkeeper Jon Busch made them stand up in the San Jose Earthquakes' 2-1 victory over the New England Revolution on Saturday night.