USA followed up on its 1-1 tie against Panama with another disappointing performance against Martinique, fielding a majority of amateurs from the French sixth ... Read the whole story
"I've known Chuck for a lot of years. He did a lot for the sport. Sorry about all the issues regarding FIFA, but he was a good man. He helped the sport in the United States.''
-- U.S. national team coach Bruce Arena on Chuck Blazer, who died on Wednesday of rectal cancer at the age of 72. (AP)
How often do you see a player score an own goal and hit the net for his own team in the same game? MLS's ... Read the whole story
"Chuck felt profound sorrow and regret for his actions. Chuck also accepted responsibility for his own conduct by pleading guilty and owning up to his mistakes."
-- Attorney Mary Mulligan on the late Chuck Blazer, once the most powerful American in soccer who turned whistleblower and pleaded guilty to 10 counts of criminal charges that included racketeering, wire fraud, money laundering and tax evasion in 2013. (New York Times)
Expected U.S. improvement after a 1-1 tie with Panama in the Group B opener did not discourage Martinique, which rallied from two goals down ... Read the whole story
Chuck Blazer, the larger-than-life American soccer executive who became the symbol of the excesses in international soccer, died on Wednesday at the age of ... Read the whole story
Ike Opara, a leading candidate for MLS's Defender of the Year honors, was released from the University of Kansas Medical Center early Wednesday morning ... Read the whole story
An amazing turnaround in Chicago has the Fire challenging for the Eastern Conference title and Supporters' Shield, as well as individual honors. Striker Nemanja ... Read the whole story
A new international signing and encouraging recent results against two of the league's top teams have Portland confident of a strong surge in the ... Read the whole story
In my last article, I wrote about some highs and lows in officiating thousands of soccer games. My game count is now above 9,950 ... Read the whole story
Through the years, the LA Galaxy has snared some of the great names in soccer. Beckham, Gerrard, Gio. Now it's signed Pele. Dutchman Pele ... Read the whole story
MLS's team for the 2017 Homegrown Game on the eve of the 2017 All-Star Game will feature 16-year-old Vancouver midfielder Alphonso Davies, one of ... Read the whole story