At the All-Star break, MLS clubs are averaging 21,429 fans a game, almost unchanged (down 0.6 percent) from last year's record average attendance of … Read the whole story
"As [head coach] Stuart [Campbell] said after the match, the officiating was disgusting. It was the last straw in what I believe to be a season full of inconsistent, incompetent and
unprofessional refereeing. And while it's easy to dismiss it as 'just a game,' these bad calls can affect the lives and livelihoods of everyone associated with the club."
-- Tampa Bay Rowdies owner Bill Edwards, after the NASL team's 2-2 tie with the New York Cosmos. He said post-game officiating evaluation reports seemed to have been ignored. (Rowdiessoccer.com)
Sebastian Giovinco's hat trick in Toronto FC's 4-1 win over D.C United included two free-kick golazos, both of which are Week 20 MLS Goal … Read the whole story
"I don't mind spending money on the ticket, I don't have to watch the game, but you should send your players in the stadium or even just have them walking a lap around the field."
-- Chinese soccer fan Netizen Liu Ningning on social media, angry about the cancellation of the Manchester United-Manchester City match in Beijing due to a bad field made worse by bad weather. (CNBC.com)
Portland Timbers defender Nat Borchers will miss the rest of the 2016 season with a ruptured left Achilles tendon that will require surgery. Borchers, … Read the whole story
You don't need to be a meteorologist to know something serious is going on with weather patterns. A heat dome persists over much of … Read the whole story
The MLS All-Star Game will be broadcast for the first time in Cuba. MLS reached an agreement with ICRT to broadcast Thursday's game on … Read the whole story
I've noticed for a long time now that adult endurance athletes will often jump into an ice bath after a race or particularly strenuous … Read the whole story
The Seattle Reign, the two-time NWSL regular-season champion, scored a season-high five goals as it pounded the expansion Orlando Pride, 5-2, and moved closer … Read the whole story
Former Mexican World Cup striker Omar Bravo scored in his debut for the Carolina RailHawks in a 3-3 tie with Miami FC while Puerto … Read the whole story