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Former Brazil midfielder Kaka announces retirement from football
Former Brazil, AC Milan and Real Madrid midfielder Kaka has retired from football at the age of 35. The 2007 Ballon d’Or winner had been weighing up whether to continue playing at a new club after confirming he would not renew his contract at MLS side Orlando City in... Read more
Major League Soccer delays decision on next expansion team
Major League Soccer said on Thursday it would delay until the New Year Read more
New York City FC lose out on Belmont Park site to New York Islanders
New York City FC have failed in their bid to secure a site for a new stadium on the grounds of Belmont Park racetrack. The MLS franchise, who currently host matches at Yankee Stadium, had hoped to build their own stadium in Elmont on Long Island. But the bidding... Read more
MLS Cup final guide: Will Seattle or Toronto be crowned champions?
Seattle Sounders and Toronto meet in the MLS Cup final on Saturday, live on Sky Sports Football, in a repeat of last year’s season-ending showpiece. Seattle triumphed on penalties last season, but with the 2017 edition taking place in Toronto, the Canadian side will be hopeful of turning the... Read more
MLS Cup final: Six players to look out for as Toronto FC face Seattle Sounders
It’s been a long old slog in MLS this season, but Saturday marks the MLS Cup final, where Toronto FC face Seattle Sounders for the second successive year. The Sounders landed a penalty shootout win 12 months ago and Toronto FC will be out to exact revenge at BMO... Read more
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MLS: Seattle Sounders ease past Houston Dynamo to reach final
Clint Dempsey was among the scorers as Seattle Sounders beat Houston Dynamo 3-0 to set up a repeat MLS Cup final showdown with Toronto FC. Former Fulham striker Dempsey scored Seattle’s second goal of the night as the defending champions completed an emphatic 5-0 aggregate victory to advance. They... Read more
Toronto FC 1-0 Columbus Crew: Jozy Altidore nets winner
Toronto FC get a chance at MLS Cup redemption after beating Columbus Crew 1-0 on Wednesday to reach Major League Soccer’s championship match. US international Jozy Altidore shrugged off an ankle injury incurred in the 49th minute to score the game-winner in the 60th, departing the contest eight minutes... Read more
Six Premier League talking points from Wednesday’s games
Four cities compete for two slots as part of Major League Soccer expansion
Cincinnati, Detroit, Nashville and Sacramento are in the mix for two Major League Soccer expansion clubs, the US league has announced. The quartet will make presentations to the MLS expansion committee and commissioner Don Garber on December 6. Discussions will continue on December 14 in New York at a... Read more