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Nicolas Kranz

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Nick is a 4th generation Cal graduate and does his best to follow the 49ers and Giants in addition to his beloved Bears. You can also find his writing at California Golden Blogs, where he primarily covers women's basketball and baseball. He promises to make an effort to help the growth of American soccer by following the Earthquakes. Nick currently is resigned to living in Sacramento, but he and his loyal wife make the trip west on interstate 80 as often as they can to take in Bay Area sports.

MOST RECENT POSTS

Earthquakes Fighting For Playoff Positioning In Regular Season Finale Against Kansas City

Earthquakes Fighting For Playoff Positioning In Regular Season Finale Against Kansas City

Not Much Offense During Scoreless Draw

Amidst weather not conducive to goal scoring, two tired teams earned a point in a goalless draw. Frank Yallop made three changes from Wednesday’s starting lineup, though the end result wasn’t...

Quakes Travel To Columbus To Face Best Team In the East

Quakes Travel To Columbus To Face Best Team In the East

Missed Chances Highlight Tough Home Defeat

On the rare occasions when San Jose outplays their opponent, they have always emerged victorious. They have also shown a penchant for stealing points away from teams who control possession and...

Freddie Ljungberg Scores His First Chicago Goal, Extends Fire Lead To 2-0

Freddie Ljungberg took a pass, flicked the ball forward, raced past two San Jose defenders and blasted the ball past Jon Busch to double Chicago’s lead. The 72nd minute goal from one of...

Eduardo Enters Game To Create Offense

Brazilian striker Eduardo has entered the game in place of left back Tim Ward in an obvious bid by Frank Yallop to find some offense. Midfielder Bobby Convey has moved back into the left back...

Arturo Alvarez On For Khari Stephenson

Frank Yallop has made his first substitution by bringing midfielder Arturo Alvarez on for midfielder Khari Stephenson. Both players are attacking midfielders, so this isn’t a major change in...

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