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Toronto FC vs. Real Salt Lake | 2016 MLS Match Preview
TORONTO FC vs. REAL SALT LAKE BMO Field | Toronto August 3, 2016 | Week 22 | MLS Game #219 7 pm ET (TSN4, MLS LIVE) Two teams riding the momentum of weekend victories clash as Toronto FC host Real Salt Lake in this week’s only midweek MLS match. Read more
Sounders’ Nicolas Lodeiro shows promise in frustrating draw
SEATTLE – Only time will tell if the addition of Nicolas Lodeiro turns out to be the attacking spark that saves the Seattle Sounders’ season. Read more
Montreal Impact’s Didier Drogba sent off in MLS draw with DC United
Didier Drogba was shown his first MLS red card on Sunday after kneeing a player right under the nose of the referee. With Montreal Impact trailing 1-0 to DC United, the striker tussled with Marcelo Sarvas before kneeing him when he was on the ground. The referee, who was standing next... Read more
He got the party started on Saturday, and over the 90 minutes, made history. Frank Lampard scored his first career hat trick in MLS, and the first in New York City FC history, during a 5-1 rout of the Colorado Rapids at Yankee Stadium. Lampard’s first tally came in... Read more
Armchair Analyst: Lodeiro leaves a mark, Kreis’s 1st win & more from Wk. 21
The homespun conventional wisdom you heard is a myth. The succinct and to-the-point bit of knowledge an elder dropped on you… that’s unexamined. The axiom that was promised as revealed truth is nothing but a talking point. In MLS, “all you need is to get hot a the right... Read more
MLS round-up: FC Dallas move six points clear
FC Dallas moved six points clear at the top of Major League Soccer’s Western Conference with a 2-0 defeat of Vancouver Whitecaps. Kellyn Acosta and Maximiliano Urruti were on target for the hosts in the space of three second-half minutes to strengthen the Texas team’s position in the table. Read more
Chivas 1-3 Arsenal: Rob Holding scores first Gunners goal
New signing Rob Holding scored as Arsenal continued their preparations for the new season with a 3-1 win over Chivas in Los Angeles on Monday. The defender tapped home the opener after 34 minutes before Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Chuba Akpom added second-half goals to ensure the Gunners ended their... Read more
Fabian Castillo-to-Turkey deal “dead,” per report, Dallas expect him back
Chalk up another twist in the Fabian Castillo saga. After a week of indications that the electric FC Dallas winger was on his way to Turkish outfit Trabzonspor, ESPN analyst Taylor Twellman reported during halftime of Sunday’s Seattle-LA Galaxy match that, “as of right now the deal for Fabian... Read more
Report: Earthquakes bringing in English midfielder Jamie O’Hara on trial
The San Jose Earthquakes currently sit six points out of the playoff places, and they might soon be making moves for reinforcements. Fox’s Julie Stewart-Binks reported on Sunday that the Quakes will run the rule over Jamie O’Hara this week when the veteran English midfielder arrives in Northern California... Read more
HIGHLIGHTS: Sporting Kansas City 1-0 Portland Timbers
Sporting Kansas City host the Portland Timbers after the All-Star break. Full HighlightsMatch Highlights Eat, Drink, Do Portland Get these essential Rose City recommendations, whether you’re a home fan or just visiting. guide.mlssoccer.com/portland .guide-container .guide-photo {display:table-cell;padding:0 20px 0 0;} .guide-container .guide-text {display:table-cell;vertical-align:top;} .guide-container .guide-photo img {line-height:0;} .guide-container .guide-text p... Read more