Howard a convenient scapegoat

January 28, 2005
By Ives Galarcep
Tim Howard could see the headlines before he even made it off the Old Trafford pitch on Wednesday. "Howard's Howler" or "Dim Howard" would be on the newsstands by morning after Damian Duff's freakish free kick bounced past Manchester United's defense and by Howard in the Carling Cup semifinal. Anyone with a soccer brain could see that Howard did what he was supposed to on the play, but there would be headlines to write and papers to sell anyway, all with Howard wearing the goat horns yet again. ...

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