Emmanuel Boateng made up for a penalty whistled on him that negated the LA Galaxy's early lead with two golazos to lead it to … Read the whole story
"For tonight, every player, every person who is a part of this club, every fan, every person in Toronto, should enjoy it ... then starting tomorrow morning, we're going to get ourselves ready for
two tough games against a good team."
-- Toronto FC captain Michael Bradley after TFC won its first playoff game in 10 MLS seasons, in its first-ever home playoff game. The 3-1 win over Philadelphia set up an Eastern Conference semifinal series against New York City. (MLSoccer.com)
Real Madrid's 26-year-old Nacho scored the goal of the week, a 17-yard scissor kick, on Wednesday in a 7-1 Copa del Rey win over … Read the whole story
"As a human being, and a member of the Harvard College community, I am always profoundly disturbed and upset by allegations of sexism, because I feel it is wrong and antithetical to this
institution's fundamental values. No one should be objectified."
-- Harvard dean of the college Rakesh Khurana, after a member of Harvard's 2012 men's soccer team produced a "scouting report," what is believed to be have been an annual tradition, in sexually explicit terms, evaluating freshmen recruits from the 2012 women's soccer team based on their perceived physical attractiveness and sexual appeal. (Harvard Crimson)
Ten years. That's the time it took Toronto FC to finally win its first playoff game. Its three stars -- Jozy Altidore, Sebastian Giovinco … Read the whole story
Cristiano Ronaldo was one of 30 nominees for the 2016 Ballon d'Or announced by France Football on Monday, and it would be shocking if … Read the whole story
MLS's Knockout Round concludes Thursday with two games: D.C. United-Montreal and Seattle-Sporting KC. All four teams played in the Knockout Round a year ago … Read the whole story
The Seattle Sounders and Sporting Kansas City have been playoff mainstays -- eight straight appearances for the Sounders, six for Sporting -- but will … Read the whole story
Three days after a 4-1 win over Portland ended a disappointing MLS season for Vancouver, the team ended speculation about the future by announcing … Read the whole story
Wade Barrett, who served as the Houston Dynamo interim coach for the last five months, won't get the head coaching job, the Houston Chronicle … Read the whole story