Stanford grad JJ Koval has established himself in professional soccer, and the San Jose Earthquakes have welcomed the rookie to the “family.”
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A soccer match between the San Jose Earthquakes and FC Dallas had an extra flavor on Saturday: a bit of Brazilian culture. Capoeira and people wearing green and yellow were all part of Brazilian Heritage Night.
Growing up, soccer brought the Thompson family together. But Tommy Thompson left his brother Tanner at Indiana University, to move westward and play for the Earthquakes.
The San Jose Earthquakes soccer team are back at Santa Clara University’s Buck Shaw Stadium for another year.
As Twitter’s prominence has grown, some pro athletes have gotten into trouble for the words they send into cyberspace. But the San Jose Earthquakes encourage their players to use social media, and so far, it’s been a big success.
The San Jose Earthquakes and more than 6,000 fans broke more than just the ground on their new soccer-specific stadium Sunday: they broke a world record, too.
Despite the star power of the L.A. Galaxy’s David Beckham and Landon Donovan, the San Jose Earthquakes pulled out a 4-3 win in front of a crowd of 50,000 at Stanford Stadium in Palo Alto.
Chris Wondolowski, the hometown boy and fan favorite, has become a top scorer for the San Jose Earthquakes, whose season started this month.