MLS
Kaka remains top earner in MLS ahead of Giovinco and Bradley
Tim Howard will join the growing band of former Premier League players playing MLS football in July – but it’s still Kaka who tops the list in terms of highest wage earners. The former Real Madrid and AC Milan player will make a record $7,167,500, made up of his... Read more
Portland Timbers attacker Darlington Nagbe may have no bigger fan, outside of his family at least, than his head coach, Caleb Porter. Having first watched Nagbe play as a Cleveland-area high schooler when Porter was coaching the University of Akron, it’s safe to say Nagbe made an impression. “My... Read more
New Twitter emoji released for Heineken Rivalry Week
The first-ever Heineken Rivalry Week Twitter emoji is now live (see above)! Beginning Thursday through Monday, May 23 at 9 am ET, Twitter users can see the emoji auto-populate in their tweets simply by using the hashtag #RivalryWeek. Get all the latest Rivalry Week news here ahead of this weekend’s... Read more
Transfer Watch: Are Seattle in for Uruguay international Nicolas Lodeiro?
Have Seattle found their solution at the No. 10 position? That’s the rumor currently making the rounds, as the Sounders have been linked with Uruguayan international midfielder Nicolas Lodeiro, currently on the books of Argentine giants Boca Juniors. The 27-year-old was initially linked on Tuesday to MLS, and specifically... Read more
Are both MLS Cup finalists off to historically bad starts in 2016?
It’s been a rough start to the season for last year’s MLS Cup finalists. After last year’s final on December 6, 2015, at MAPFRE Stadium, the Portland Timbers and Columbus Crew SC Read more
US Open Cup Round 2 Recap: Seven amateur clubs advance
Seven amateur teams advanced to the 30-team Third Round of the 2016 Lamar Hunt US Open Cup after a wild first night of the 42-team Second Round on Wednesday included five shootouts. The Second Round concludes Thursday night with the all-amateur game between the New York Pancyprian Freedoms and... Read more
It’s common knowledge that Andrea Pirlo delivers a ball like few can in the world today and New York City FC’s goal scorers are proving the beneficiaries. As the video above attests, every assist he has delivered in an NYCFC shirt just oozes class. Read more
List of MLS teams’ 2016 midseason friendlies
MLS teams have lined up several midseason friendlies against international opposition. So far, teams from Spain, Mexico and England will be in the US and Canada to get in postseason or preseason action. Here’s a running list of friendlies between MLS teams and international clubs. Columbus Crew SC vs. Read more
The New York derby, Cascadia Cup, Trillium Cup… what is MLS Rivalry Week?
It’s MLS Rivalry Week, but what does that mean? This week pits together the fiercest rivals in the league, meaning high-profile matches consisting of old, bitter feuds and new-found competitors. Rivalry Week began three years ago at the start of the 2014 season as a way of bringing some... Read more
Weekend Menu on Sky Sports: England v Sri Lanka Test series and Copa Del Rey final feature
England kick off their summer cricket season with an opening Test against Sri Lanka, while the Scottish Cup, Copa Del Rey and Coppa Italia reach their climax – all live on Sky Sports this weekend. Alastair Cook’s men will be looking to get off to a winning start in... Read more