[THIRTEEN FOR '13] The most important rule change that has positively impacted player development is the NCAA's modification of its rules about amateurs playing with pros. It means MLS clubs can bring in young players and get a look at them in practice -- and even games -- to see ... Read the whole story
[MLS TRANSACTIONS] The New York Red Bulls continued their makeover with the signing of 37-year-old Brazilian midfielder Juninho, also known as Juninho Pernambucano. He is best known as a free-kick specialist and for his nine years at French club Lyon, where he won seven straight Ligue 1 titles, two under ... Read the whole story
[DATEBOOK] Eight days before it opens the 2013 Hexagonal at Honduras, the USA will host Canada on Jan. 29 at Houston's BBVA Compass Stadium (kickoff: 6 p.m. CT). The game will follow a training camp for MLS players and European-based players on winter break. Read the whole story
[AMERICANS ABROAD] Lindsey Horan scored in Paris St. Germain's 4-1 win over St. Etienne at the Stade Charlety to finish the fall campaign, her first in France since signing out of high school, with eight goals in 10 games. For a look at the French German and Dutch women's leagues ... Read the whole story
[VIDEO PICKS] Panagiotis Kone's spectacular scissor kick takes down Napoli in Italy and incredible back-to-back saves put Eugene Galekovic in real danger of two robbery convictions down under. Read the whole story
"We're not racists but we see the absence of black players at Zenit as an important tradition."-- A statement from Landscrona, the largest fan club of Russian champion Zenit St Petersburg.