After Colorado goalkeeper Tim Howard was hit with three-game suspension for foul language directed toward a fan at the Rapids' MLS match at Sporting ... Read the whole story
"Obviously, this is my family, and I've grown up playing with these guys. They are my brothers. To be able to come back and win a tournament like this with them is a dream come true."
-- Paxton Pomykal, one of three pros called back from the FC Dallas first team, for which he has played two MLS games this season, on returning to the FC Dallas U-18 academy team that won the Dallas Cup Super Group with a 2-1 win over Mexico's Monterrey, becoming the first MLS team and only second American team to win the competition. (Dallas Morning News)
Down 1-0 to Dijon, Monaco came back for a 2-1 win that moved it ahead of Paris Saint-Germain atop the French Ligue 1 standings ... Read the whole story
"We have very strong ownership and a global star that had 12 other options, and this one passed his due diligence. MLS put [Didier Drogba signing] on its Facebook page. There was a headline
that no other expansion candidate is in better position to get the MLS. I took a picture of that. We put up a [temporary] stadium in 52 days, sold it out twice, and our attendance is up 384 percent
from the team we purchased."
-- Owner Berke Bakay on the USL's Phoenix Rising, a late addition to the MLS expansion race that has made noise with the signing of Didier Drogba and a new 6,200-seat Phoenix Rising FC Soccer Complex Stadium in Scottsdale. (Arizona Republic)
Sporting KC and FC Dallas remained unbeaten through MLS's Week 7. Sporting KC won, 1-0, at Portland, while FC Dallas had to settle for ... Read the whole story
Toronto FC defender Drew Moor did not travel with the team for its game with weekend match against Columbus because of an irregular heartbeat. ... Read the whole story
Spanish giant Real Madrid will face the MLS all-stars in the 2017 MLS All-Star Game on Aug. 2 at Soldier Field in Chicago. This ... Read the whole story
Christian Pulisic set up Marco Reus for a nifty goal in the second minute of Borussia Dortmund's 3-1 win over Eintracht Frankfurt in German ... Read the whole story
FC Cincinnati broke another USL attendance record as it drew 23,144 fans for its 2017 USL opener, a 4-0 win over Saint Louis FC ... Read the whole story
Stefan Stojanovic of Sockers FC scored twice and Konrad De La Fuente struck once for the U.S. U-16 boys national team in a 3-0 ... Read the whole story