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