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Whitecaps Rising: Last Word SC Radio's MLS Week 5 in Review

Russ and Alec walk you through MLS week 5! Is Vancouver for real? Can Kaka buy a break? Who goes to Europe first – Sean Johnson or Bill Hamid? And …

Javier Morales Strike leads to Earthquakes Loss

The bad form in bad weather continued for the San Jose Earthquakes on Sunday at Avaya Stadium. No, the game was not played in freezing weather with a …

Salt Lake City

Montreal Impact 90 Minutes from CCL Final

On Tuesday night the Montreal Impact will try and make history and be the first Canadian club to qualify for the CONCACAF Champions League Final. …

Costa Rica

Toronto FC Lose to the Chicago Fire

The task of covering Toronto FC games these days has gotten a whole lot easier. The story keeps writing itself over and over again. Flashes of …

Toronto

How Wondolowski and the Earthquake can beat Real Salt Lake

The San Jose Earthquakes are a team in transition. So far this season, the Earthquakes have amassed 6 points good enough to put them in playoff …

Luis Silva, Bill Hamid Key D.C. United Victory Over Orlando City

<i>91st-minute free kick clinches 1-0 win over expansion team</i><p>Orlando, Fla. (April 4, 2015) – D.C. United (3-1-0, 9 points) scored in stoppage time for …

D.C. United

Road To Gold Cup: Jozy Altidore Back From The Dead For Club And Country

No U.S. National Team’s club situation has been more heavily covered than <b>Jozy Altidore</b>‘s tenure at <b>Sunderland</b>. Altidore was riding high going into the …

Preview: D.C. United Look to Dethrone Galaxy

D.C. United face a partially defanged LA Galaxy attack as Robbie Keane and Gyasi Zardes have been called up for their respective national teams. …

A 50% Success Rate? Chicago Fire Roster Turnover

Tuesday morning Frank Yallop gave his weekly conference call with Chicago sports media. He discussed team progress, the improvement of his new …

Crew SC International Call-Ups Will Test Team Depth

Columbus Crew SC, much like many of the other 19 clubs in Major League Soccer, will be missing a few players this weekend due to international duty. …

Soccer

LWSC Radio: Brandon Barklage, Bruce McGuire, Kevin Mercer, Danny Page

It’s a super sized episode highlighting everything that went on in North American soccer in the week that was. First, we’ve got St. Louis FC and …

Washington State

San Jose Earthquakes Sign Tomas Gomez

The following press release comes from the San Jose Earthquakes of Major League Soccer, and concerns the team’s newest player acquisition.<p>The move …

Is MLS Pro/Rel A Net Gain? Will it Make Or Break MLS?

(Editorial) – With <b>Minnesota United FC</b> being awarded an MLS expansion bid, many talking points have come up. How’s Minnesota’s stadium situation …

Depth is Key for RSL vs TFC

For the first time in club history Real Salt Lake will play a regular season home game on a Sunday when Toronto FC comes to Rio Tinto Stadium on …

Soccer

Portland Timbers Acquire Winger Ishmael Yartey

The following press release comes from the Portland Timbers of Major League Soccer and concerns their most recent player acquisition.<p><b>PORTLAND, Ore.</b> – …

Soccer

LA Galaxy Set Piece And Cross Service Lacking Venom

The <b>Los Angeles Galaxy</b> sit in a playoff spot and are undefeated at 1-0-2 – considering the schedule, their performances aren’t as good as expected. LA …

Soccer

Toronto FC facing stiff task of facing RSL without stars

After a controversial (awful) refereeing decision to send off Justin Morrow in their last match against the Columbus Crew, which resulted in a 2-0 …

MLS 3.0: Making MLS Work in Minneapolis

Major League Soccer to Minneapolis is official, so now the question is how to go about Making MLS Work.<p>It has been common knowledge for a while that …

Feels Like the First Time; NYCFC 0 Rapids 0

Somewhere in the bowels of Brooklyn or in the dark corners of the Bronx that Martin Scorsese likes to haunt, one imagines there are places where one …

Frustraited LA Galaxy Draw Houston Dynamo 1-1

<b>Carson, CA (March 21, 2015) –</b> The <b>Los Angeles Galaxy</b> drew the <b>Houston Dynamo</b> this past Saturday night at the StuHub Center. The Galaxy opened the …

Los Angeles Galaxy

Chicago Fire's lack of success rest with Frank Yallop and staff

Close your eyes. Now imagine a beautiful field. Grass lightly blowing against a light, warm, and damp wind as you feel spring evolving in front of …

Soccer

RBNY v. DCU: Three Things I Noticed In The Red Bulls Home Opener

(Harrison, NJ) The Red Bulls home opener was a coming out party. Jesse Marsch talked about his philosophy and team goals heading into the season. …

TWC: Respecifying the Soccer-Specific Stadium

Stadium talk, especially of the soccer-specific stadium variety, has been dominating North American soccer circles in recent weeks. It began with the …

Fatai Alashe Scores as Earthquakes Take 2-1 Victory

The following press release comes from the San Jose Earthquake Media relations department.<p><b>SAN JOSE, Calif.</b> – The San Jose Earthquakes christened …

New York Red Bulls Blank Rivals D.C. United

<b>Harrison, NJ (March 22, 2015) –</b> The New York Red Bulls opened up their home account this season with a 2-nil victory over D.C. United. Bradley …

Wil Trapp Earns United States Under-23 Team Call-Up

COLUMBUS – Columbus Crew SC today announced that midfielder Wil Trapp has been named to U.S. Soccer’s Under-23 roster that is set to face Denmark in …

Soccer

New York Red Bulls Announce Partnership with Yanmar

<i>HARRISON, N.J. (March 22, 2015) – The New York Red Bulls announced today the largest marketing partnership in club history, naming Yanmar as an</i> …

Manchester United FC

Fatai Alashe & Tommy Thompson called to U23 & U20 Duty

The following Press Release comes from the San Jose Earthquakes.<p>Earthquakes Midfielders Fatai Alashe and Tommy Thompson Called for Youth National …

Soccer

Columbus Crew SC Midfielder Justin Meram Earns Iraq Call-Up

COLUMBUS – Columbus Crew SC today announced that midfielder Justin Meram has earned a senior roster call-up from the Iraq National Team for two …

New York Red Bulls

Supporter Culture? Orlando City SC Supporters Assault Visiting Caps Supporters

(EDITORIAL) The media exposure has been fantastic for Orlando City SC so far. They have their crown jewel of a player in Kaka. Their inaugural match …