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WONDERKID: Director and star discuss film about gay footballer
The trailer has been released for a new short film Read more
MLS play-off round-up: Toronto FC, Houston Dynamo and Columbus Crew through
Bradley Wright-Phillips hit the only goal to give the New York Red Bulls a 1-0 win in their Eastern Conference semi-final second leg but Toronto FC advanced on away goals after the tie finished 2-2 on aggregate. But Toronto will be without Jozy Altidore for the Conference final after... Read more
Seattle Sounders 2-0 Vancouver Whitecaps: Sounders advance to face Portland or Houston
Clint Dempsey scored twice as the Seattle Sounders kept alive their dream of retaining the MLS Cup on Thursday with a 2-0 aggregate victory over the Vancouver Whitecaps. Dempsey, who had missed the goalless first leg of the Western Conference semi-final through suspension, pounced for two second-half goals as... Read more
MLS round-up: Sebastian Giovinco helps Toronto FC beat New York Red Bulls in play-off opener
Supporters’ Shield winners Toronto FC defeated the New York Red Bulls 2-1 in the opening game of their Eastern Conference semi-final. Victor Vazquez put the Canada club ahead in the eighth minute and a foul by Felipe Martins deep in the second half gave Italy international Sebastian Giovinco a... Read more
MLS round-up: Vancouver Whitecaps and Seattle Sounders draw in Western Conference first leg
The Vancouver Whitecaps and the Seattle Sounders drew 0-0 in the first leg of their MLS Western Conference semi-final. Neither team created many chances in Canada as they appeared to take safety-first approaches to the encounter. The closest either side came to scoring was 10 minutes before half-time as... Read more
MLS round-up: New York Red Bulls advance to Conference semi-finals
New York Red Bulls scored twice in each half to reach the MLS Conference semi-finals on Wednesday night. Jesse Marsch’s men entered the game as underdogs, having gone eight games without a win during the regular season to finishing sixth in the Eastern Conference. They took on a Chicago... Read more
MLS play-offs live on Sky Sports: How does it all work?
The MLS play-offs get underway early on Thursday morning, live on Sky Sports Football, as 12 clubs bid to claim the MLS Cup. Here is the lowdown on the end-of-season competition. How do the MLS play-offs work? The top six clubs in the Eastern Conference and top six teams... Read more
Win a La Liga Santander Experience to watch Athletic Bilbao v Real Madrid
Sky Sports and La Liga Santander have teamed up to reward our loyal Spanish football viewers with a once-in-a-lifetime La Liga experience. We are offering the chance for one lucky winner and a guest to win an all-expenses-paid trip to Spain this December to watch Athletic Bilbao play Real... Read more
Toronto FC's Giovinco drinks a beer mid-game during their 2-2 draw with Atlanta United Sebastian Giovinco drank a beer that was thrown onto the pitch during Toronto FC’s 2-2 draw with Atlanta United. When Jozy Altidore drew Toronto level in the 60th minute a fan decided to throw a... Read more
MLS round-up: San Jose Earthquakes snatch play-off spot on Decision Day
San Jose Earthquakes clinched the final play-off spot in dramatic fashion on the last day of the MLS regular season. Marco Urena struck in the third minute of stoppage time to secure his side a 3-2 win against Minnesota United and their first play-off place since 2012. San Jose... Read more