The team that calls Avaya Stadium home usually wears blue, but red turned out to be the color of the MLS All-Star Game. The … Read the whole story
"I was playing against players I played with on FIFA when I was younger -- [Didier] Drogba, [David] Villa, [Andrea] Pirlo -- players that you watch in World Cups and in big
tournaments. I just think. 'Wow, I want to get to that standard.’"
-- Arsenal's 20-year-old forward, Chuba Akpom, the unlikely MVP of the 2016 AT&T MLS All-Star Game with the winning goal in the 87th minute for the Gunners.
Borussia Dortmund's 17-year-old American Christian Pulisic scored the stoppage-time equalizer in a 1-1 friendly tie with Manchester City on Thursday, finishing a short corner-kick … Read the whole story
"If you bring one player in for 100 pounds ($130 million) and he gets injured, then it all goes through the chimney. The day that this is football, I'm not in a job anymore, because the game is about playing together. That is how everybody in football understands it. You always want to have the best, but building the group is necessary to be successful."
-- Liverpool coach Jurgen Klopp, alluding to the reported transfer fee of a possible Paul Pogba move from Juventus to Manchester United. (ESPNFC.com)
The International Champions Cup match between Paris St. Germain and Real Madrid at Ohio Stadium in Columbus drew 86,641 fans, more than double the … Read the whole story
Atlanta United FC is the only MLS expansion team confirmed for 2017, but MLS commissioner Don Garber told ESPN at halftime of the AT&T … Read the whole story
MLS expansion team Atlanta United FC has sent its two big signings on loan until it opens training camp in January for its first … Read the whole story
Midfielder Alvaro Fernandez is back at Seattle for his second stint, signing on Thursday, a day after the Sounders acquired fellow Uruguayan international Nicolas … Read the whole story
A new MLS rule intended to keep players from skipping out on the All-Star Game means that Portland Timbers captain Liam Ridgewell will have … Read the whole story