LAFC has concrete plans for a soccer-specific stadiums, something at least one new MLS team and several prospective teams don't have, but the Los … Read the whole story
"A couple of people have asked me about how it is here. I told them that it's calm, that the people are nice. It's another world. But the passion over there is huge. But I think that there's
interest from [players in Argentina]. There's a lot going on there, the insecurity, everything. [Moving to MLS] can be a good idea."
-- Victor Cabrera, on loan to the Montreal Impact from River Plate, on the interest of fellow Argentines in joining MLS. River Plate advanced by forfeit in the Copa Libertadores when Boca Juniors was kicked out of the competition after fans sprayed an irritant substance at River players. (MLSSoccer.com)
A convincing 2-0 victory in Vancouver propelled Seattle past D.C. United, New England and FC Dallas into first place of Soccer America's MLS Power … Read the whole story
"We are pleased that the BBC team has been released but we deplore the fact that they were detained in the first place. Their presence in Qatar was no secret and they were engaged in a perfectly proper piece of journalism."
-- A BBC spokesman after Qatari authorities detained BBC journalists for two days while investigating the conditions of migrant workers before the 2022 World Cup. What made the incident so troubling that it even drew FIFA's ire was that BBC crew was on a press tour organized by Qatar's p.r. firm to show off improvement in labor conditions. (The Guardian)
The USA rallied to beat host Australia, 2-1, on Tuesday in a U-20 World Cup tuneup at Central Coast Stadium in Gosford. Joel Sonora … Read the whole story
Arsenal coach Arsene Wenger has hinted that 18-year-old Gedion Zelalem, who was recently named to the USA's U-20 World Cup roster, may be loaned … Read the whole story
Eric Avila (Orlando), Michael Bradley (Toronto FC), Zach Pfeffer (Philadelphia), Devon Sandoval (Real Salt Lake) and Khiry Shelton (New York City FC) provide Week … Read the whole story
It was all about Atletico Madrid as Barcelona won its 26th La Liga title on Sunday. Nearly one year after Atleti went to Barca … Read the whole story
The Netherlands has lagged behind many of the traditional soccer-playing countries of Western Europe -- Germany, France, England and Italy -- and the Scandinavian … Read the whole story
On Wednesday the USA women take on Costa Rica and the UEFA Champions League playoff round continues Read the whole story
Cameroon became the first team to arrive in Canada for the 2015 Women's World Cup, setting up camp in Surrey, outside Vancouver, where the … Read the whole story
The Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup moves into the second round with the entrance of 21 USL teams, of whom nine are making their … Read the whole story