MLS Headlines

  • DeMatha Football Coach Headed to University of Maryland

    DeMatha Catholic High School football coach Elijah Brooks is leaving the Stags to join Coach Michael Locksley’s staff at the University of Maryland, NBC4 Sports has confirmed. Brooks will serve as running backs

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  • Zack Steffen is unlikely to ever play for Man City. So why did he join them?

    The goalkeeper is one of the US’s most promising players. But he’s more than likely swapping a starring role in MLS for a loan move from City Pep Guardiola knows what he likes in a goalkeeper. The Manchester City manager has changed the way football looks at the art of keeping. It’s now about more than just making saves, punching clear corners and screaming instructions at dim-witted centre backs. Just ask Claudio Bravo, who lost his starting place just one season after a high-profile move from...

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  • Yaya Toure jets back to London in search of new club after turning down MLS and China

    The Ivorian midfielder enjoyed a successful eight years at Manchester City, and is now heading back to the UK to find a temporary club to train with ahead of a potential short-term deal.

    Mail Online
  • Red Bulls sign defender Tim Parker to multiyear contract

    The New York Red Bulls have signed defender Tim Parker to a multiyear contact. The MLS team announced the signing Wednesday, saying it used targeted allocation money. Parker played center

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  • Goalie pays off as Liverpool advances to knockout stage in Champions League

    Liverpool paid a world-record fee for a goalkeeper to fix the problem that caused the team to fall agonizingly short in the Champions League last season. With one last-minute save, Alisson Becker showed it was $85 million well spent. The Brazil international spread himself to block a shot from Arkadiusz Milik in stoppage time to ensure Liverpool beat Napoli 1-0 on Tuesday to advance to the knockout stage at the expense of the Italian side. Ultimately, it was Mohamed Salah's latest wonder-goal -...

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  • Steph Curry Doubts Moon Landing, NASA Offers to Show Proof

    NASA is offering to show Stephen Curry proof of the 1969 Apollo 11 mission after the Golden State Warriors guard questioned whether astronauts actually have landed on the moon in an appearance on "The

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  • Fox’s MLS Cup Final Ratings Best Since 1997

    Fox’s broadcast of the 2018 MLS Cup final between Atlanta United and the Portland Timbers drew 1.56 million total viewers in primetime Saturday night, making it the most-watched MLS title game since 1997, the U.S. pro soccer league’s second year of existence. Viewership for the game — a 2-0 victory for the hometown United in front of an MLS-record crowd of 73,019 at Mercedes-Benz Arena — jumped more than 90% from last year’s final, when Toronto beat Seattle on ESPN in a

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  • FC Cincinnati take Jamaica international with first pick

    Major League Soccer's newest club FC Cincinnati continued to take shape on Tuesday when they selected D.C. United forward Darren Mattocks with the first pick in the expansion draft.

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  • Wayne Rooney Visits Donald Trump's White House, Christmas Party!

    Wayne Rooney was happy to spread a little Christmas cheer with Donald Trump

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  • MLS Champs Bring Trophy to Famous Atlanta Booty Club

    Ever seen a championship trophy get a lap dance before?!!  Well, the guys from the ATL United soccer team made it happen Monday night -- taking the MLS Cup to the legendary Magic City booty club just days after winning the title.  Cup got

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  • Zlatan Ibrahimovic Reportedly Agrees to New LA Galaxy Contract

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic is reportedly in line to agree a new contract to remain with L.A. Galaxy in Major League Soccer. The Swedish icon had been linked with a return to European football, but it appears the striker will remain in California

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  • Want to Be a Racing President? Here's Your Chance

    If you've ever wanted to "run for president," here's your chance!

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  • LAFC trades No. 1 pick Moutinho to Orlando for El-Munir

    Los Angeles FC has traded former No. 1 draft pick Joao Moutinho to Orlando SC for Libyan defender Mohamed El-Munir. LAFC announced the deal Tuesday. El-Munir appeared in 26 games

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  • FC Cincinnati roster takes shape in MLS expansion draft

    FC Cincinnati acquired striker Kei Kamara from the Vancouver Whitecaps in the MLS expansion draft and then immediately dealt him to the Colorado Rapids for a 2019 international slot. Cincinnati

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  • Thousands celebrate in the streets as Atlanta United bring home MLS Cup

    Thousands of jubilant Atlanta United supporters packed the city's streets to cheer their heroes as an open-top bus parade marked their MLS Cup triumph.

    Mail Online
  • Gruden: ‘My Job Is in Jeopardy Every Week’

    Washington Redskins head coach Jay Gruden acknowledged he is on the hot seat following a fourth-consecutive loss Sunday.Photo Credit: Getty Images

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  • 'My Fault': Brady Takes Blame After Pats Loss

    New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady is taking his share of the blame for Sunday's last-second loss to the Miami Dolphins.In his weekly appearance on WEEI's "Mut & Callahan" show, Brady accepted

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  • Atlanta celebrates a title, but revelry won’t last long

    Despite cold, drizzly weather, thousands of fans turned out Monday for a downtown parade and rally to celebrate the city's first championship since 1995. The revelry won't last long. Atlanta

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