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U.S. Open Cup: NY Red Bulls Defeat Amateur Club Reading United 2-0

U.S. Open Cup: NY Red Bulls Defeat Amateur Club Reading United 2-0

The New York Red Bulls battled in their first game of the centennial U.S. Open Cup against a mix of college students and amateur players from Reading United AC. The visitors were granted the chance to play against the Red Bulls after defeating USL PRO  side Harrisburg City Islanders 1-0 in the second round last [...]

Seattle Sounders Eliminated from U.S. Open Cup at the Hands of the Tampa Bay Rowdies

Seattle Sounders Eliminated from U.S. Open Cup at the Hands of the Tampa Bay Rowdies

The Tampa Bay Rowdies upset the Seattle Sounders Wednesday night 1-0 in Tampa the end the MLS club’s U.S. Open Cup campaign earlier than expected. Georgi Hristov gave the Rowdies the lead in the 75th minute, and that ended up being the difference. Rowdies coach Ricky Hill loved his team’s defensive effort especially given their [...]

Keane Puts On a Show Leading Galaxy to a 4-0 Win Over Sounders

Keane Puts On a Show Leading Galaxy to a 4-0 Win Over Sounders

The Seattle Sounders were running a six-game undefeated streak before visiting the Los Angeles Galaxy Sunday night. A streak they saw swiftly slip away, as the Galaxy made quick work of them, scoring the four goals of their 4-0 victory on the first half. The Galaxy had lost three of their last four matches prior [...]

Soccer for Social Good: LA Galaxy Defender Omar Gonzalez and AT&T Organize MLS fan day in Carson, CA

Soccer for Social Good: LA Galaxy Defender Omar Gonzalez and AT&T Organize MLS fan day in Carson, CA

Other the weekend Los Angeles Galaxy star Omar Gonzalez and MLS sponsor, AT&T held a meet and greet for fans of both the player, his club and the United States Mens National Team at their store in Carson California. Gonzalez is on the fast track to super-stardom with the Galaxy having been at the top [...]

MLS Preview: Seattle Sounders vs. LA Galaxy

MLS Preview: Seattle Sounders vs. LA Galaxy

There has been more hype than usual surrounding Sunday’s MLS match between the Seattle Sounders and Los Angeles Galaxy due to the addition of Robbie Rogers to the Galaxy roster. Rogers was acquired by the Galaxy on Saturday and in return the Chicago Fire received Mike Magee, who has been a reliable veteran in the [...]

MLS Preview: Columbus Crew vs New York Red Bulls

MLS Preview: Columbus Crew vs New York Red Bulls

The Columbus Crew travel to Red Bull Arena on Sunday evening to face off against a resurgent New York Red Bulls side. Tim Cahill has been netting goals galore in recent weeks and continues to lift his side up the table.  The Eastern conference foes face off for the second time this MLS season, in [...]

MLS Preview: San Jose Earthquakes vs FC Dallas

MLS Preview: San Jose Earthquakes vs FC Dallas

The San Jose Earthquakes head to FC Dallas Stadium to take on FC Dallas on Saturday evening in what should be a thrilling match from start to finish.  As Kenny Cooper and Chris Wondolowski headline each of the potent attacks, MLS fans both in attendance and those tuning in should be in for a shootout. Entering [...]

MLS Weekend Preview: Kansas City and Dynamo in face-off for 1st place

MLS Weekend Preview: Kansas City and Dynamo in face-off for 1st place

This week’s Major League Soccer round doesn’t offer the most exciting matches. Most of the games are between a team that is sure to make the playoffs and another team that is sure to miss them. However, who knows what all can happen on any given day in football. D.C. United are surprisingly in last [...]

LA Galaxy Trade Mike Magee for Rights to Robbie Rogers

LA Galaxy Trade Mike Magee for Rights to Robbie Rogers

In what can only be described as a shock move, USA Today broke news that the Los Angeles Galaxy have agreed to trade their hottest player at the moment, midfielder Mike Magee, to the Chicago Fire for the rights to negotiate a deal with Robbie Rogers. Magee has been on top form for the Galaxy [...]

Manchester City and New York Yankees Joint Venture to Form Future MLS Club NYCFC

Manchester City and New York Yankees Joint Venture to Form Future MLS Club NYCFC

Reports have surfaced that Manchester City Football Club and the New York Yankees have joint ventured to form a future Major League Soccer club, that will join the league in 2015. In what looks to be a landmark move in both combining two major brands across sporting lines and developing a revolutionary new business model [...]

MLS: Late Tim Cahill Header Lifts NY Red Bulls Past Landon Donovan’s Galaxy

MLS: Late Tim Cahill Header Lifts NY Red Bulls Past Landon Donovan’s Galaxy

Australian midfielder Tim Cahill leaped to the rescue for the New York Red Bulls yesterday afternoon after the side looked to be headed for a dire draw at home to the LA Galaxy. In second-half stoppage time, the man with the most headed goals in Premier League history rose to meet a Juninho free-kick and [...]

MLS: Cascadia Clubs Finding Success Once Again

MLS: Cascadia Clubs Finding Success Once Again

Just a few weeks into the Major League Soccer season, the state of soccer in Cascadia was not in good shape. The Seattle Sounders, Portland Timbers and Vancouver Whitecaps have all fallen on rough times already this season but Saturday’s matches involving the three clubs reinvigorated the state of soccer in the Pacific Northwest. The [...]

Red Bulls vs Galaxy: Projected Lineups as NY Host LA in Battle of Biggest Payrolls

Red Bulls vs Galaxy: Projected Lineups as NY Host LA in Battle of Biggest Payrolls

Less then an hour stands between a battle of the two highest paid clubs in Major League Soccer, the New York Red Bulls and Los Angeles Galaxy. The Red Bulls are riding high on a five match unbeaten run that have pushed them to the top of the Eastern Conference. Meanwhile the Galaxy have been [...]

AZ Alkmaar vs PSV Dutch Cup Final Preview

AZ Alkmaar vs PSV Dutch Cup Final Preview

The storyline going into the final of the Dutch Cup on Thursday in Rotterdam mirrors the one going into Saturday’s FA Cup Final. PSV Eindhoven are sitting pretty in second place in the Eredivisie table and all they have to do to confirm their spot in Europe next season is win the cup on Thursday [...]

Portland Timbers make dream come true for 8-year old fan and cancer victim

Portland Timbers make dream come true for 8-year old fan and cancer victim

Major League Soccer saw one of their clubs make a dream come true for a young fan this week. Eight year old Portland Timbers fan Atticus Lane-Duprey has always wanted to play against his favorite team, and he finally got his chance this week. Lane-Duprey is a cancer victim and despite his stricken state, he [...]

Emerging Talents: Diego Fagundez of The New England Revolution

Emerging Talents: Diego Fagundez of The New England Revolution

Name: Diego Fagundez Date of Birth: February 14, 1995 Height: 173cm Nationality: Uruguayan Club: New England Revolution Position: Striker Born in Uruguay, Diego Fagundez moved to the United States at the age of five and has since been playing football in and around the Greater Boston area. The youngster had been called into several US [...]