MLS notebook

Williams makes his case for the Red Bulls job

September 21, 2009
DyerBy Kristian Dyer
(Archive)
Interim coach Richie Williams is essentially playing out the string as the Red Bulls whimper to the close of the season -- the first team in Major League Soccer to be mathematically eliminated from the playoffs this season after a Sept. 12 loss to Kansas City. Mentally and emotionally, however, this team was out of contention in June, with lackluster play that resulted in a 13-game stretch in the league without a win. There has been virtually nothing to play for since midsummer, but right now, the ...

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