Unbalanced Schedule Living Up To It’s Name

By Dan Rowaan Waking The Red

MLS Week in review. Week 2
Week 2 in the MLS saw the Western Conference continue its dominance over the East. For the second week in a row the only team from the East that took on the West and came away with anything were the Houston Dynamo who took home a second straight 1-0 win on the road.

The real highlight of the weekend came to us from Quebec where the Montreal Impact played their first MLS home match at Olympic Stadium. The Impact put on a decent show for the nearly 59,000 fans that were in attendance and in the end they came away with a hard fought 1-1 draw against the visiting Chicago Fire. For the fans the game was all about partying to celebrate their team finally making it to the top flight of North American soccer but their real celebrations ended up being a bit premature. What the fans thought was the first MLS goal for the club did not end up counting as Justin Braun had his effort correctly ruled out for offside.

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