Gonzalo Higuain's goal in the eighth minute was enough as Argentina held on to beat Belgium 1-0 to advance to the semifinals of the World Cup.
The Earthquakes were handed a third straight loss, this time at the hands of Erick Torres and Chivas USA, falling 1-0 on Wednesday night.
2yChris Wondolowski scored a goal for San Jose, Kenny Cooper had one for New York and the two kept pace with Thierry Henry atop the MLS scoring list in a 2-2 tie between the Earthquakes and Red Bulls on Saturday night.
2yThe Red Bulls and Earthquakes have played some spectacular matches in recent years. The match on Saturday has the potential to be even better.
2yChris Wondolowski scored twice and Alan Gordon added a goal in a 10-minute span midway through the second half to help the San Jose Earthquakes beat the Vancouver Whitecaps 3-1 on Saturday.
2yFour matches into the 2012 season and the San Jose Earthquakes have surrendered only one goal; and that off a penalty kick.
2yChris Wondolowski scored on a penalty kick midway through the first half, and Jon Busch earned his second straight shutout as the San Jose Earthquakes beat Seattle 1-0 for a big road win.
2yChris Wondolowski just missed a hat trick, but his two goals were more than enough for the Earthquakes, who shut out Toronto for a big road win.
2yMLS Commissioner Don Garber wastes and regrets doing so the following five minutes of his remaining lifespan talking with CSNBayArea.com's Ray Ratto.