Golden Gate Xpress

Super Bowl LIV prediction

Alonso Frias, Staff reporter

January 28, 2020

Super Bowl LIV is around the corner and the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami is ready to host its 64,000+ fans on February 2nd. Representing the National Football Conference (NFC) is the San Francisco 49ers (13-3), and for the American...

Messi Ends GOAT Discussion

Alonso Frias, Staff reporter

December 9, 2019

Argentine footballer Lionel Messi won his sixth Ballon d’Or award on Dec. 6 and broke the tie of 5 with Portuguese rival Cristiano Ronaldo. The Ballon d’ Or recognizes the best player of the year and earns players bragging ...

Men’s basketball faces off against Oregon and Turlock in two day tournament

Alonso Frias, Staff reporter

December 2, 2019

The SF State Mens’ Basketball Team hosted its annual Gator Gobble tournament where they split their two contests. The SF State Gator Gobble took place over the Thanksgiving break from Nov. 29 through the 30th, in San Franci...

Seattle Tops Toronto Once Again in MLS Final

Alonso Frias, Staff reporter

December 2, 2019

The Seattle Sounders beat Toronto FC 3-1 on Nov. 10 to claim their second Major League Soccer Cup in history. The MLS is continuing to grow within the United States, however still has a long way to go to compete with the big...

Women’s soccer ends season with 13th straight defeat

Alonso Frias, Staff reporter

November 12, 2019

The SF State Women’s soccer team ended their regular season on Nov. 9, with a home loss against the Dominguez Hills Toros (8-7-2) with a final score of 1-0. The Gators ended their season 2-14-1 with a 13-game losing streak...

Masvidal no match for Diaz in upcoming welterweight match

Alonso Frias, Staff reporter

October 29, 2019

Global superstar and boxing cash cow Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez will move up two weight divisions on Nov. 2, to challenge Light Heavyweight Champion Sergey Kovalev in Vegas. That same day at Madison Square Garden, Jorge Masvidal ...

Women’s National Team Captain Speaks Out for Equal Rights

Alonso Frias, Staff reporter

October 5, 2019

Megan Rapinoe, US Women’s national soccer team captain, once again used her platform to discuss controversial topics to a broader audience. On Sept 23, Megan Rapinoe was awarded The Best FIFA Women’s Player of 2019. This...

San Francisco wants a new soccer team, SF State students agree

Alonso Frias, Staff reporter

September 24, 2019

The city of San Francisco will one day have its own professional soccer team. For the past three years there has been a new team added to the Major League Soccer in the US. San Francisco has the qualities, culture, and capabil...

USMNT Shows Weakness in Friendlies

Alonso Frias, Staff reporter

September 17, 2019

In their last two games, the U.S. Men's National Soccer Team (USMNT) demonstrated why they didn't make it into the previous World Cup. The team lost a devastating match to rival Mexico on home soil Sept. 6 3–0 and rescued a 1...

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