Watson Suggests Tommy Thompson Might Not Join Up With The National Team After All

Tommy Thompson might not want to pack his bags for Argentina just yet. The San Jose Earthquakes attacker was recently called up to the under-20 national team. However, following the club’s 1-1 draw against Real Salt Lake on Saturday night, head coach Mark Watson explained that those plans haven’t been finalized. When asked if he was disappointed that the team more »

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Djalo and Lenhart Still One to Two Weeks Away from Returning For San Jose Earthquakes

Slowly, the San Jose Earthquakes are getting healthier. Yannick Djalo, who hasn’t played since straining his quad back on August 2, could be nearing a return as head coach Mark Watson explained on Wednesday during training. “He’s getting closer. He started jogging I believe Friday. So, he’s kind of building himself up day by day. So, he’s getting closer. I’d more »

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San Jose Earthquakes Routed 5-0 By FC Dallas

The San Jose Earthquakes endured a debacle on Saturday night. The squad’s streak of four positive results in a row was snapped as FC Dallas cruised to a 5-0 win at Buck Shaw Stadium in Santa Clara. “They kicked out a— from minute one to minute 90,” said goal keeper Jon Busch. The beat down puts a serious dent in the more »

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Watson: Perez Garcia ‘Showed That He’s A Player Of Real Quality’ In California Clasico

Matias Perez Garcia needed just over half an hour to find his first goal with the San Jose Earthquakes. On Tuesday after the team’s training, head coach Mark Watson discussed his take on Perez Garcia’s first MLS action, which just so happened to be the second installment of the California Clasico. “To throw him in in a game like that, at more »

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Djalo ‘Says He’s Ready To Play’ But San Jose Earthquakes Will Keep Him Out 1-2 Weeks

Yannick Djalo is edging closer to a return to the field. “I’d say it’s a day-to-day thing,” said head coach Mark Watson after the team’s training on Tuesday. “It’s probably a week or two.” According to Watson, Djalo wants to return immediately. “Yannick says he’s ready to play right now, but our medical staff is saying otherwise.” So, how does more »

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San Jose Earthquakes Send Alan Gordon to LA Galaxy For Allocation Money

The Bash Brothers are no more. On Monday, the San Jose Earthquakes announced that the club has sent Alan Gordon to the LA Galaxy in exchange for allocation money. In a statement released by the team, general manager John Doyle dished out some praise for the 32-year-old, who leaves as the ninth-leading scorer in San Jose’s history. “We would like to thank more »

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