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Houston Dynamo sign Mauro Manotas to new long-term deal
TRANSFER TRACKER STATUS: Re-signing The Houston Dynamo announced on Friday they have signed forward Mauro Manotas to a new three-year contract, good through the 2021 season. The 23-year-old is entering his fifth season with the Dynamo, having scored 35 goals and seven assists in 97 MLS regular-season appearances, plus one... Read more
Mission accomplished for Sporting after first-leg win? Not even close
KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Sporting Kansas City’s opening act of the 2019 season was a sight to behold. Their 3-0 romp over Toluca in the first leg of their Concacaf Champions League Round of 16 matchup on Thursday was in fact historical. That victory made Sporting KC just the... Read more
Inter Miami add former RSL star Javier Morales to academy coaching staff
Inter Miami announced on Friday that former Real Salt Lake star Javier Morales has been added to the 2020 MLS expansion side’s academy coaching staff.  “We are thrilled to welcome Javier to our club,” said sporting director Paul McDonough in a club release. “He has played at the highest... Read more
Week 1: Three things to watch in Houston Dynamo vs. Real Salt Lake
As part of our countdown to MLS opening weekend, we’re taking a look at each Week 1 match. On Friday, we break down the storylines around the Houston Dynamo-Real Salt Lake match on March 2 (6 pm ET | ESPN+). The Houston Dynamo and Real Salt Lake have been flying... Read more
New England Revolution 4, Greenville Triumph SC 1 | 2019 Preseason Recap
The New England Revolution went down early, but came back to post a commanding 4-1 victory over USL League One side Greenville Triumph SC on Thursday as part of preseason in Bradenton, Fla. After conceding in the 12th minute, Diego Fagundez found a quick equalizer, with a blast against... Read more
Season Countdown: 8 days until #MLSisBack; how many goals will Josef score?
The wait is almost over: We are just 8 days from #MLSisBack, the same number of days as games left last year when Josef Martinez broke the league-record for single-season goals. Many before him had tried; Two before him even tied, but no player had set a new record... Read more
Peter Vermes: Sporting’s ability to play through Toluca was impressive
  Sporting Kansas City Highlights vs. Toluca Watch the best moment’s of Sporting Kansas City’s 3-0 victory over Toluca FC which broke a 10-match unbeaten streak for the Mexican side. #SCCL2019 #SKCvTOL Posted by Scotiabank Concacaf Champions League on Thursday, February 21, 2019 KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Sporting Kansas... Read more
LAFC sign Lamar Batista, Phillip Ejimadu and Adrien Perez
TRANSFER TRACKER STATUS: Signings LAFC announced on Thursday the signing of three players: goalkeeper Phillip Ejimadu, defender Lamar Batista, and forward Adrien Perez. All three players joined the club as trialists in preseason. “Phillip, Lamar and Adrien have all impressed during preseason and are well-deserving of an opportunity with LAFC,”... Read more
Oh Danny boy: 15-year-old Leyva impresses in Seattle Sounders friendly
SEATTLE – Danny Leyva wasn’t even supposed to play on Wednesday when the Seattle Sounders took on Uruguayan side Club Nacional in a preseason friendly at CenturyLink Field. Seattle’s 15-year-old Academy product had trained with his current team, Tacoma Defiance of the USL Championship, earlier in the day and... Read more
All Orange everything: Houston Dynamo roll out new “Energy” kit for 2019
Same signature orange shade, but with new Energy. That’s the essence of the Houston Dynamo’s 2019 primary kit, an all-orange ensemble with a dynamic sublimated lightning graphic across the jersey, dubbed “the Energy kit” and revealed on Thursday. To do so, the Dynamo enlisted the help of several of... Read more