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MLS: Jozy Altidore scores double in Toronto win over Houston Dynamo
Jozy Altidore scored both goals as Toronto FC defeated Houston Dynamo 2-0 to make it back-to-back wins in MLS. Altidore opened the scoring in the 16th minute with a side-footed finish from near the penalty spot and the USA striker doubled the lead in fine style in the 32nd... Read more
Armchair Analyst: On the Radar for Week 9
ExtraTime Radio Podcast LISTEN: Be ready to laugh out loud because Andrew, David and Matt had a blast talking drama (see Manneh, Kekuta) and storylines (Dax’s NYC return) ahead of a big MLS weekend. Plus, behind the scenes in ATL with captain Michael Parkhurst and the LA Times’ Kevin... Read more
Robert, Jonathan Kraft issue New England Revolution stadium proposal update
The New England Revolution on Friday confirmed that a proposed stadium development at Boston’s Bayside Exposition Center site won’t move forward at this time due to “forces outside the club’s control.” That comes according to a statement issued by the Kraft family, who have owned the New England Revolution since 1996.... Read more
MLS announces continued partnership with FFF for academy coaches education
Youth coaches across MLS will be able to continue to further their education in the sport thanks to the league’s latest initiative. MLS announced on Thursday the third iteration of its groundbreaking partnership with the French Football Federation (FFF) that provides MLS youth academy coaches with world-class training through a 14-month... Read more
Sporting Kansas City may be taking on Real Salt Lake at home on Saturday night (8:30 pm ET, MLS LIVE), but that is not the only match that fans in attendance will be treated to. Sporting KC announced this week that they signed 19 players from Special Olympics Kansas... Read more
After coaching change, Albert Rusnak hitting his stride with RSL
SANDY, Utah—The week before taking on Vancouver on April 8, Albert Rusnak thought he was two games away from being fully adjusted to MLS. Turns out he was right on. Read more
Hard tackles, hard words, hard-fought: The Real Salt Lake-Sporting KC feud
Real Salt Lake and Sporting Kansas City will add another chapter to their heated rivalry on Saturday, when the Claret-and-Cobalt head to Children’s Mercy Park for the clubs’ first regular-season meeting of the year (8:30 pm ET | MLS LIVE.) Sporting’s players — some of whom have been central to... Read more
MLS FANTASY: RBNY’s stingy home form makes Aaron Long a solid pick
Congratulations to all of the new MLS Fantasy managers on surviving your first double-game week. I know they can be both very rewarding and frustrating. So feel fortunate that only two teams doubled up, thus making it much easier to work single-game week players into your team. Read more
Sporting Kansas City dedicate “best spot in the house” to fan gone too soon
Michael Yarnevich and his son, Adam, started attending MLS matches in Kansas City together at the beginning — back when the team played in Arrowhead Stadium, back when the team was the Wiz and then the Wizards.  When the stadium now known as Children’s Mercy Park opened up in... Read more
ExtraTime Radio Podcast LISTEN: Be ready to laugh out loud because Andrew, David and Matt had a blast talking drama (see Manneh, Kekuta) and storylines (Dax’s NYC return) ahead of a big MLS weekend. Plus, behind the scenes in ATL with captain Michael Parkhurst and the LA Times’ Kevin... Read more