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300 and counting, as Frank Lampard scores brace for NYCFC on landmark night
NEW YORK – Frank Lampard was presented with a special jersey, a ring and a proclamation from the New York City Mayor’s office calling it “Frank Lampard Day” for scoring 300 goals for club and country. “I want to investigate that,” Lampard joked after the game. “I don’t know... Read more
ExtraTime Radio: Alejandro Bedoya calls in from paradise to talk US, Union
SUBSCRIBE TO THE PODCAST:   iTunes   |   Stitcher   |   RSS FEED  |  DOWNLOAD If you’ve been following the US national team’s journey to St. Vincent for Friday’s World Cup qualifier, you know the scenery is incredible. You also know it’s hot. Really hot. Read more
Raheem Sterling’s road to England redemption starts in Slovakia
After a thrilling start to life under Pep Guardiola, Raheem Sterling can begin to put his Euro 2016 woes behind him with England in Slovakia, writes Peter Smith… England’s World Cup qualifier with Slovakia on Sunday offers Raheem Sterling a fitting first step on the road to international redemption.... Read more
Frank Lampard scores twice in New York City victory
It was an historic night for Frank Lampard as New York City FC recognised his feat of scoring 300 career goals. And it was a night the former Chelsea midfielder, who was presented with a special jersey and a ring, won’t forget in a hurry as he added to his tally... Read more
Premier League club record transfers analysed
Thirteen out of 20 Premier League clubs broke their transfer record this summer – but has that money been spent wisely? Here, with the help of WhoScored.com, we take a closer look at the players arriving in the Premier League for the first time with the pressure of expectation... Read more
Pep Guardiola’s axed XI: Joe Hart is just the latest big-name victim
Pep Guardiola’s decision to sign Claudio Bravo rather than stick with Joe Hart as his first-choice Manchester City goalkeeper was a major call by the incoming head coach. But history shows that Guardiola isn’t afraid of such decisions. Read more
Why David Luiz transfer makes sense for Chelsea
​​​​​​​The adventurous defender may seem an odd fit for Antonio Conte’s highly-structured approach but David Luiz’s return to Chelsea makes sense for player and club, writes Peter Smith… Earlier this month Gary Cahill was asked about Antonio Conte’s methods. “He’s added organisation and a lot of discipline,” said the... Read more
Sporting KC reject Israeli champs’ transfer bid for Benny Feilhaber
Could Benny Feilhaber be on the move to Israel? It seems the Israeli Premier League champions, Hapoel Be’er Sheva, made a bid for Feilhaber, the Sporting Kansas City playmaker who was an MLS MVP finalist in 2015. Israeli media outlet Sport 5 are reporting that Hapoel Beer Sheva are... Read more
Toronto FC, Montreal Impact and four players fined for mass confrontation
The MLS Disciplinary Committee has issued fines to a total of four players from Toronto FC and the Montreal Impact, as well as both clubs, for actions taken during Week 25 of the MLS season. Read more
HIGHLIGHTS | New York City FC 3-2 D.C. United
In this Week 26 matchup between two teams in the thick of the Eastern Conference playoff race, NYCFC look to rebound from their first loss in over a month last week as D.C. United travel to Yankee Stadium hoping to build on their six-game undefeated streak. Full HighlightsMatch Highlights... Read more