This is the big week MLS introduces the Video Assistant Referee system, VAR for short. MLS has been preparing for this for three years. … Read the whole story
"Obviously you can contribute today's game and you can add it to the struggle list if you want to, but for me when I look at the last few results the team has had at home I consider this a little more
of a success. Even though it is one point and one point at a time is not going to get us to where we want to go, but it is certainly something we can build upon."
-- Sigi Schmid, looking on the positive side of a 0-0 tie at home after his first game back in charge of the LA Galaxy against his former club, the Seattle Sounders. The result left the Galaxy with a 1-6-4 record at home.
Thank you, Geoffrey Kondogbia, it's been too long since we've had a good own goal, and you delivered a doozy. Inter Milan's French defender … Read the whole story
"While I'm adamantly opposed to the organization's decision, I wish nothing but the best for the LA Galaxy club that I love and have bled for as a player in 1996 and as a coach and developer of
talent from January 2011 to July 27, 2017. The true character of people is revealed in times of adversity."
-- Curt Onalfo, fired as the head coach of the LA Galaxy after only 20 games. Injuries left the Galaxy without seven starters (minimum of 10 games each during the first half of the season). (@CurtOnalfo via Twitter)
The U.S. women's national team has had some amazing comebacks through the years, but nothing like what more than 21,000 fans saw at Qualcomm … Read the whole story
"To stand in the middle of that field, to go all the way up top and look down to downtown, I was just blown away."
-- Bob Bradley, after removing his hard hat, on the Banc of California Stadium, the future home of Los Angeles FC he saw for the first time after being introduced the head coach of the MLS expansion club. (AP)
Toronto FC is the class of MLS. If anyone doubted, its 4-0 win over New York City FC showed why TFC, now with a … Read the whole story
Eric Quill played on the U-16 U.S. Youth Soccer 1994 national championship-winning Houston Texans team coached by legendary youth coach Roy Rees. During Quill's … Read the whole story
D.C. United's owners, who have overseen the project that will finally bring a soccer-specific stadium to Washington, D.C., have been putting out feelers to … Read the whole story
In no time at all we shall be getting, in MLS, the benefits of video replays to help referees make the right calls. Read the whole story
If playing time is essential for Matt Miazga to remain in the mix for a role on the national team, Chelsea's decision to send … Read the whole story
Liga MX produced four U.S. Gold Cup champions, but only two played in their first weekend back home: Omar Gonzalez (Pachuca) and Joe Corona … Read the whole story