Separation has begun in MLS -- five points separate the sixth- and eighth-place teams in both conferences -- so Wednesday's seven games that kick … Read the whole story
Marcos Alonso's free kick in Chelsea's win over Tottenham stands out among the top goals from Week 2 of the EPL. Also featured: strikes … Read the whole story
Exhibit A for why MLS stresses teams play in soccer-specific stadiums, i.e. control their facilities: New York City FC will have to play its … Read the whole story
MLS signings from South America come in waves. Bolivians and Colombians in MLS's first season. About a decade ago, an influx of Colombians and … Read the whole story
Josh Sargent, winner of the Silver Boot at the Under-20 World Cup, led the USA with two goals as it opened play at the … Read the whole story
Omar Gonzalez returned to the Pachuca squad for the first time since injuring himself in a Copa MX game two weeks earlier. He dressed … Read the whole story
Lynden Gooch's goal 10 minutes from time gave Sunderland a 2-1 win at Carlisle United to move the Black Cats into the third round … Read the whole story
"I still remember the day I left. I was 14, about to turn 15 and my parents were really nervous. I really wanted to go and they were between should we let him go, should we not. But we sat down, had
a family talk and we thought it was probably the best for me."
-- Jonathan Gonzalez, who left his family in Santa Rosa, California, to join Mexico's Monterrey and has at the age of 18 broken into first-place Rayados' starting lineup as a vital link in their midfield. (ESPN FC)
"Joevin is away for personal reasons that I can't discuss. We hope he can get those resolved, that he can come back to the team and continues to perform like he does."
-- Seattle Sounders coach Brian Schmetzer a day after star left back Joevin Jones flew to Trinidad & Tobago and then texted Schmetzer he was leaving. The Soca Warriors play Jamaica on Thursday in a friendly in preparation for World Cup qualifying, but Jones, who will miss two Sounders' matches, was not on the squad list released by the T&T FA. (Seattle Times)