Stejskal: FC Cincinnati unlikely to sign new Designated Player before 2019
Despite indicating otherwise over the summer, it’s unlikely that FC Cincinnati will sign another Designated Player before they begin MLS play next year. FCC president and GM Jeff Berding and technical director Luke Sassano told shortly after Cincinnati acquired DP striker Fanendo Adi from Portland in July that... Read more
Atlanta United’s Gerardo “Tata” Martino named 2018 MLS Coach of the Year
Atlanta United’s Gerardo “Tata” Martino has been named the 2018 MLS Coach of the Year, the league announced Tuesday morning. Utilizing a coaching philosophy that featured complementary star players alongside developing young talent, Martino helped guide the Five Stripes to a record-setting regular season and a berth in the... Read more
England v USA: Sky Sports Six-a-Side Elite Player Report
Play Sky Sports Six-a-Side for the chance to win £1k This Thursday’s Sky Sports Six-a-Side sees Wayne Rooney make a return to the England side as they take on USA at Wembley in his send-off game. Read more
Eden Hazard being followed by brothers Thorgan and Kylian
Eden Hazard might be some people’s pick for World Player of the Year, but according to someone who should know, he’s not even the best finisher in his own family. Thorgan Hazard, in impressive form for Borussia Monchengladbach, says their kid brother Kylian takes that honour. “He’s quick and... Read more
Wayne Rooney deserves England send-off, says Gary Neville
England host the US at Wembley, live on Sky Sports Main Event 0:47 Ahead of England's upcoming double header with the US and Croatia, Gary Neville discusses Wayne Rooney's comeback and Callum Wilson's call-up… Ahead of England’s upcoming double header with the US and Croatia, Gary Neville discusses Wayne... Read more
Stuart Pearce ‘totally against’ Wayne Rooney’s England recall
England play USA on Thursday, live on Sky Sports 0:38 Stuart Pearce gives his view on Wayne Rooney's recall to the England squad Former England defender Stuart Pearce is “totally against” Wayne Rooney’s recall, saying it “cheapens” an international cap. Rooney’s last international appearance was in November 2016 against... Read more
Zack Steffen, Darlington Nagbe withdraw from USMNT due to injury
Atlanta United midfielder Darlington Nagbe and Columbus Crew SC goalkeeper Zack Steffen were forced to withdraw from the US men’s national team for upcoming international friendly matches against England and Italy due to injuries, U.S. Soccer announced Monday afternoon. Nagbe was diagnosed with a low-grade hamstring strain following Atlanta United’s... Read more
What Darlington Nagbe’s injury could mean for Atlanta United
Darlington Nagbe was forced to withdraw from the US national team squad for upcoming friendlies due to a low-grade left hamstring strain, suffered in Atlanta United’s 3-1 victory over NYCFC on Sunday in the second leg of the Eastern Conference Semifinals. Now, this could be precautionary or it could mean... Read more
Report: Nick Lima, Cole Bassett and Sam Vines train with Bundesliga clubs
TRANSFER TRACKER: Report Alphonso Davies may not be the only MLSer to take part in Bundesliga training sessions this winter. San Jose Earthquakes fullback Nick Lima is in Germany to train with Hertha Berlin, according to ESPN FC’s Jeff Carlisle. Additionally, Colorado Rapids teenage duo Cole Bassett and Sam Vines look set to train... Read more
LA Galaxy’s Zlatan Ibrahimovic named 2018 MLS Newcomer of the Year { width: 100% !important; height: 0 !important; overflow: hidden; position: relative; padding-top: 56.2%; } LA Galaxy forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic has won 2018 MLS Newcomer of the Year the league announced on Monday, honoring Ibrahimovic for his stellar first season in the league.  The 37-year-old arrived in Los Angeles from Manchester United, making... Read more