We all have our opinions about the Carlos-Ruiz-to-Toronto-so-Galaxy-can-sign-Eddie-Lewis deal, so here we go.
Why has USA been passing on Cooper?
Posted by Ridge Mahoney on Aug. 18, 10:00 a.m.
Many folks are a bit puzzled as to why U.S. coach Bob Bradley didn't pick FC Dallas forward Kenny Cooper for the qualifier in Guatemala City on Wednesday.
Galaxy needs Arena, and vice versa
Posted by Ridge Mahoney on Aug. 15, 6:15 p.m.
He may yet wind up as coach of the Los Angeles Galaxy, but Bruce Arena does have loftier goals to fulfill sooner or later in his life.
Is D.C. losing its winning identity?
Posted by Ridge Mahoney on Aug. 11, 4:15 p.m.
For more than a decade, D.C. United has prided itself on being the flagship of not only Major League Soccer, but of Latin-style soccer.
How American Stars Return
Posted by Ridge Mahoney on Aug. 8, 4:00 p.m.
Let's hope that the return of Pat Noonan to MLS, albeit to the Crew instead of his former employer New England, turns out to be a win-win.
Bonus bickering clouds SuperLiga final
Posted by Ridge Mahoney on Aug. 5, 12:30 p.m.
According to MLS Players' Union executive director Bob Foose, the decision by New England and Houston players to share their portion of the prize money for contesting the SuperLiga final Tuesday night is a direct response to MLS blocking an attempt by team ownership to pay separate bonuses.
How bad is the Galaxy?
Posted by Ridge Mahoney on Aug. 4, 11:15 a.m.
The trend of recent results is good news for fans in several MLS cities, and a worrying development to those who follow the Galaxy.
Image of SuperLiga Tainted
Posted by Ridge Mahoney on Aug. 1, 4:30 p.m.
In a Q&A with comedian and Seattle Sounders FC minority owner Drew Carey, he was asked to describe SuperLiga in five words or less. He replied: "More Money for Mexican Owners," which was clever and funny but not altogether accurate. The tournament is generating money for MLS and its marketing arm SUM, but is also reviving the ill feelings and ...