The USA's roster for the Copa Centenario includes 10 current MLS players, but 17 other MLS players are on the rosters of the other ... Read the whole story
"I have scored some big-time goals. I've done well in Algarve Cups. I've done well in World Cup and Olympic qualifiers, Olympics. In big games when we're playing top-five teams. But yet you never
see my face or my name out there. And it has frustrated me my entire career."
-- U.S. women's national team co-captain Carli Lloyd on being overlooked until the 2015 Women's World Cup final when her hat trick in the first 16 minutes against Japan made her, according to U.S. Soccer president Sunil Gulati, a "new hero" to generations of fans. (ESPNW)
Two of the Red Bulls' goals from their 7-0 win over NYCFC feature among the eight Week 12 nominees for MLS Goal of the ... Read the whole story
"He [Freddy Adu] was 14 years old, very talented but only practiced once a day. That was it. The rest of the time, he was doing interviews or appearances. If there's something you should be doing at 14 years old, it's being on the field the whole time and mastering what you could be very good at. I could not stand those things."
-- Philadelphia Union sporting director Earnie Stewart recalls his 2004 MLS season as a player, when he was teammates with Freddy Adu. (Philadelphia Inquirer)
The final 23-player rosters for the 16 competing teams in the Copa Centenario were unveiled on Monday. A player listed on a team's final ... Read the whole story
"It's a very hard league to play in. It's very physical, there's a lot of running. So there is a lot of physical work and to me, in my mind, too little play."
-- New York City FC's 37-year-old Italian midfielder Andrea Pirlo assesses MLS. (Reuters)
U.S. national team coach Jurgen Klinsmann added Kellyn Acosta to the U.S. roster for Wednesday's friendly against Ecuador in Frisco, Texas, where he plays ... Read the whole story
The first move after Jose Mourinho takes over as Manchester United manager is expected to be the signing of Swedish free agent Zlatan Ibrahimovic. Read the whole story
A 1-0 victory in Seattle extended Colorado's unbeaten streak to eight games and preserved its place atop the Soccer America MLS Power Rankings. A ... Read the whole story
My favorite youth soccer story of the spring comes from Birmingham, Alabama, where police officers responded to complaints about kids playing pickup soccer -- ... Read the whole story
Chicago Red Stars keeper Alyssa Naeher, who is battling for one of two spots in goal on the U.S. Olympic team, narrowly missed out ... Read the whole story
The defending NASL champion New York Cosmos returned to first-place in the spring standings thanks to a 2-1 win over the Tampa Bay Rowdies ... Read the whole story