The Mutual Parting of Brandon Barklage A Sign of Good Things to Come for San Jose Earthquakes

Mutually agreed to part ways. That’s the phrase of choice these days for South Bay sports teams. That’s the line that the San Francisco 49ers trotted out in December when the team sent away the historically successful Jim Harbaugh. Then on Wednesday, the San Jose Earthquakes fired off a press release stating that Brandon Barklage was getting Jim Harbaugh’d. While more »

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Kaval: ‘We Believe That in Another Generation Soccer Will be the Preeminent Sport in America’

With a potential work stoppage looming, Dave Kaval, the president of the San Jose Earthquakes, is thinking about the big picture—the really big picture. “We’re 100 percent focused on the stadium, opening the stadium,” said Kaval following the ribbon cutting ceremony at Avaya Stadium on Friday after I asked him if the possibility of a strike adds an extra level more »

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John Doyle: ‘You’re Always Looking for Another Player’

On Monday at Avaya Stadium, the San Jose Earthquakes introduced Innocent Emeghara, the club’s third designated player. When asked if the 25-year-old forward would be the final addition before the start of the MLS season, general manager John Doyle wouldn’t rule out the possibility that another player could be brought in. “I wouldn’t say that. We’re always trying to get more »

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San Jose Earthquakes President Dave Kaval: ‘We’re Motivated to Sign a Third Designated Player’

It’s been a quiet offseason for the San Jose Earthquakes. However, on Friday during an interview with Ted Ramey on KNBR 1050, club president Dave Kaval said the Quakes haven’t ruled out the idea of making a big splash before the 2015 season gets underway. “We’re motivated to sign a third designated player to continue to elevate the quality of more »

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An Inside Look at Avaya Stadium, the New Home of the San Jose Earthquakes

The San Jose Earthquakes are putting the finishing touches on the club’s new home, and on Wednesday the team announced that it will be called Avaya Stadium. Here are some photos and videos from around the new stadium. The video board at Avaya Stadium. #Quakes74 pic.twitter.com/CCNdR9pz37 — Karl Buscheck (@KarlBuscheck) November 19, 2014 The new stadium at the new stadium. more »

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San Jose Earthquakes GM John Doyle Looks Back On 2014 And Previews Next Season

On Friday morning, San Jose Earthquakes general manager John Doyle held his end-of-year conference call with reporters to explain what went wrong in 2014, and how he and new head coach Dominic Kinnear plan to turn the club around. The team executive provided an update on whether record-setting goalkeeper Jon Busch will be returning to San Jose, why the team more »

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