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Colorado Rapids drop fresh new secondary kit for 2019
The Colorado Rapids unveiled their new secondary jersey for the 2019 season on Tuesday. The jersey, white with burgundy and gray trim, echoes the plentiful snow found in Colorado in the winter. The cloud white color is a nod to the mountain culture and the permanent snowcapped mountains that... Read more
Stejskal: Toronto FC hope to have Alejandro Pozuelo answer within a week
Toronto FC hope to have final word within the next week on whether KRC Genk attacking midfielder Alejandro Pozuelo will join the club, a source told MLSsoccer.com on Tuesday. Toronto, Genk and Pozuelo, who has five goals and 10 assists in 25 league appearances this season, have been engaged for weeks in a rather... Read more
Nani: From Manchester United to MLS side Orlando City
Nani signed a three-year deal with Orlando ahead of the new MLS season With Nani moving to Major League Soccer side Orlando City, we look at where he’s been since he left Manchester United and assess if he could be a hit Stateside. Read more
Reunited in Ohio: Wil Trapp, Caleb Porter lead Crew in new era
Over seven seasons at the University of Akron, head coach Caleb Porter built a machine. During his final two before departing for Major League Soccer, Porter’s midfield lynchpin wasn’t an upperclassman, but a kid who would spend two seasons on campus turning heads, winning individual awards and team trophies... Read more
Week 1: All eyes on Marco Fabian as Philadelphia host Toronto
The Philadelphia Union and Toronto FC will kick the first ball of the 2019 season of Major League Soccer at Talen Energy Stadium on Saturday, March 2 (1 pm ET | TSN), with intrigue trailing each team as both move toward a new era. Both clubs have new decision makers high... Read more
After season of “mostly learning” with NYCFC, Medina ready to make impact
ORLANDO, Fla. – Jesus Medina knows what it takes to get raise his game in his second season with New York City FC. The Paraguayan young Designated Player displayed an excellent start to life at NYCFC, but his form gradually dipped towards the latter part of the season. For... Read more
I wouldn’t have done it, but I’m glad someone else did.  It’s a line I often think about when teams sign players. I have a mental list: Bastian Schweinsteiger, Wayne Rooney, Marco Fabian, and now Orlando City’s newest attacker, Nani. If I were the general manager or head coach,... Read more
Season Countdown: 12 days until #MLSisBack, 12 matches in Week 1
The wait is almost over: We are just 12 days from #MLSisBack, the same number of days as there are Week 1 matches this season. Week 1 in MLS is always special, but this season it’ll be unique yet again. With the introduction of FC Cincinnati bringing the league to... Read more
Wayne Rooney lost his edge before deciding to swap Everton for MLS, says Fabio Capello
Former England manager Fabio Capello feels Wayne Rooney had lost some of his edge before swapping the Premier League for Major League Soccer last year. Manchester United and England’s record goalscorer plumped for a return to boyhood club Everton in July 2017 but he stayed just one season before... Read more
How Manneh’s move to FC Cincinnati started in 2017 at US Open Cup game
Columbus Crew SC played their only competitive match to date against in-state rivals FC Cincinnati in the 2017 U.S. Open Cup. FC Cincy beat the Crew, amid a magical run to the semifinals largely played in front of raucous crowds at Nippert Stadium. Those memorable games put the then-USL side... Read more