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MLS Cup final guide: Will Seattle or Toronto be crowned champions?
Seattle Sounders and Toronto meet in the MLS Cup final on Saturday, live on Sky Sports Football, in a repeat of last year’s season-ending showpiece. Seattle triumphed on penalties last season, but with the 2017 edition taking place in Toronto, the Canadian side will be hopeful of turning the... Read more
MLS Cup final: Six players to look out for as Toronto FC face Seattle Sounders
It’s been a long old slog in MLS this season, but Saturday marks the MLS Cup final, where Toronto FC face Seattle Sounders for the second successive year. The Sounders landed a penalty shootout win 12 months ago and Toronto FC will be out to exact revenge at BMO... Read more
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MLS: Seattle Sounders ease past Houston Dynamo to reach final
Clint Dempsey was among the scorers as Seattle Sounders beat Houston Dynamo 3-0 to set up a repeat MLS Cup final showdown with Toronto FC. Former Fulham striker Dempsey scored Seattle’s second goal of the night as the defending champions completed an emphatic 5-0 aggregate victory to advance. They... Read more
Toronto FC 1-0 Columbus Crew: Jozy Altidore nets winner
Toronto FC get a chance at MLS Cup redemption after beating Columbus Crew 1-0 on Wednesday to reach Major League Soccer’s championship match. US international Jozy Altidore shrugged off an ankle injury incurred in the 49th minute to score the game-winner in the 60th, departing the contest eight minutes... Read more
Six Premier League talking points from Wednesday’s games
Four cities compete for two slots as part of Major League Soccer expansion
Cincinnati, Detroit, Nashville and Sacramento are in the mix for two Major League Soccer expansion clubs, the US league has announced. The quartet will make presentations to the MLS expansion committee and commissioner Don Garber on December 6. Discussions will continue on December 14 in New York at a... Read more
Who will make the MLS Cup final? We look at the state of play for the four contenders
The MLS conference finals take place live on Sky Sports this week, but who has the advantage in the ties to make it to the MLS Cup final? We take a look… After nine months, we are nearly at the end of the 2017 MLS season, and there are... Read more
Euro Papers: Atletico Madrid willing to sell Manchester United target Jose Gimenez
The winter transfer window does not open until January 1, but clubs across Europe are busy putting tentative plans in place. Our friends at Football Whispers have scoured the European newspapers and websites to bring you the latest transfer gossip and news from the continent. Italy Atletico Madrid may... Read more
Mohamed Salah’s transformation from Chelsea misfit to Liverpool hit
After Mohamed Salah scored against his old club, Peter Smith looks at how the Egyptian has matured since his Chelsea days into one of the league’s top forwards at Liverpool… There was something of an inevitability about Mohamed Salah’s goal against Chelsea on Saturday. In form, with a point... Read more