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Reported MLS target Zlatan Ibrahimovic suffers serious knee injury
Zlatan Ibrahimovic has reportedly been an MLS transfer target for years, but his future is in doubt after he suffered a serious knee injury in Manchester United’s Europa League quarterfinal victory over Belgian side Anderlecht at Old Trafford on Thursday. Read more
MLS: Sebastian Giovinco at the double for Toronto FC
Two goals from Sebastian Giovinco helped Toronto FC get back to winning ways in the MLS with a 3-1 success over Chicago Fire. Toronto had not won in three games but were set up by two goals in four first-half minutes as Giovinco got his first in the 28th... Read more
Cascadia Cup: 2017 schedule, standings and all-time winners list
Vancouver Whitecaps FC have won the Cascadia Cup three times in the last four years. It looks like they really want another one. In the first matchup of 2017 between Pacific Northwest rivals, the ‘Caps rode two goals from Fredy Montero to a 2-1 win over the Seattle Sounders last... Read more
Discuss: How should Orlando City treat Kaká’s return from injury?
Welcome to another edition of “Discuss,” in which MLSsoccer.com editors debate the topics of the moment in MLS. This week, we ask how Orlando City, currently sitting pretty in second place in the Eastern Conference, should re-integrate Kaká following his impending return to the squad after an opening-day injury. Read more
Academy coach survey: Picking the brains of the best in youth development
At the recent Generation adidas Cup, MLSsoccer.com conducted an informal five-question survey with 10 academy coaches that cut to the core of the current youth development scene in North America. You can find the questions and answers below. One interesting piece to note is the response to question No. 5. Read more
Honey-looners: Why a Scottish couple honeymooned with Minnesota United
MINNEAPOLIS — Across the world, soccer clubs act as excuses for travel and landmarks to add to a bucket list. From Anfield to the Camp Nou to La Bombonera, there are plenty of stadiums on a soccer fan’s dream itinerary. Read more
Pavlich: Clash of styles between top two teams set the stage in Texas
FC Dallas hosts Sporting Kansas City this Saturday (8 pm ET; MLS LIVE) in a battle of the only two remaining unbeaten teams in MLS. The two teams have conceded the fewest goals in the league and are two of the three teams currently averaging 2 points per game or... Read more
Plenty of MLS teams helped beautify different green spaces in celebration of Earth Day this week, but only one helped create a brand-new community garden. Read more
The Upgrade: The MLSer youth movement continues this week in ‘FIFA 17′
Welcome to this edition of the Upgrade, a series tracking MLS players in EA SPORTS FIFA 17. You can check out the previous installment here. This week, we’re rounding up some exciting prospects who got rewarded for their good play.  Last weekend’s MLS action featured an absolute ton of... Read more
Armchair Analyst: On the Radar for Week 8 of the 2017 MLS season
Midweek MLS gave us a scoreless draw between the New England Revolution and San Jose Earthquakes in Foxoborough, a result that belied the quality of chances both teams created and highlighted two mid-20s ‘keepers who are starting to make the league their own. We’ve actually seen something of a generational... Read more