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Revolution Beat Philadelphia Union 2-0 In MLS Cup Playoffs
CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — Adam Buksa and Tajon Buchanan scored four minutes apart — both on assists from Carles Gil — in the first half and the New England ...Continue reading
Expansion side Nashville sends Toronto out of MLS playoffs in extra ...
Daniel Rios smashed home a Hany Mukhtar shot that Quentin Westberg only partially thwarted as Nashville moves on to Columbus and the Conference ...Continue reading
Defending MLS Cup champions Seattle Sounders eliminate LAFC ...
SEATTLE — The trio of Nicolas Lodeiro, Raul Ruidiaz and Jordan Morris were dominant during the MLS regular season, recognized among the best 11 players ...Continue reading
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Revolution upset Philadelphia to advance in MLS playoffs
Philly was 4-0-1 against the Revs in the regular season.Continue reading
LAFC's season once again ends in MLS playoff loss to Seattle
LAFC loses to Seattle in the playoffs for the second consecutive year after Carlos Vela misses a penalty kick and a goal is disallowed upon review.Continue reading
MLS playoffs: Expansion club Nashville upsets Toronto FC
Nashville becomes the first expansion team to win two MLS Cup games after defeating Toronto FC in an upset 1-0.Continue reading
Revolution finally top Philadelphia when it matters most, advance in ...
With the victory, the Revolution advance to play Orlando, the No. 4 seed, on Sunday in the Eastern Conference semifinals.Continue reading
Audi 2020 MLS Cup Playoffs Conference Semifinals are set: Here's ...
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Nashville SC's Dax McCarty explains how to have a successful MLS ...
Midfielder Dax McCarty started his MLS career in 2006 as a young (and maybe a tad presumptuous) box-to-box midfielder. Now in his 16th season he has ...Continue reading
Toronto FC 0, Nashville SC 1 (AET) | 2020 MLS Cup Playoffs Match ...
Nashville SC pulled off the Round One upset Tuesday night, riding anDaniel Rios game-winner in the second half of extra time.Continue reading
Philadelphia Union 0, New England Revolution 2 | 2020 MLS Cup ...
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NYCFC ousted from MLS Cup playoffs in wild PK finish
New York City FC and Orlando City SC played 120 minutes of chaotic, high-intensity MLS Cup Playoff action Saturday, but still needed a penalty shootout to ...Continue reading
Columbus Crew SC 3, New York Red Bulls 2 | 2020 MLS Cup ...
Columbus Crew SC scored three straight goals against the New York Red Bulls to earn an Eastern Conference Semifinal spot.Continue reading
Orlando City SC win first MLS playoff match in club history on ...
Orlando City SC defeats New York City FC 6-5 on penalty kick shootout and advance into conference semifinal.Continue reading
Orlando City tops NYCFC in wild MLS shootout to advance
Benji Michel's goal in a second penalty shootout and a late save by a reserve defender summoned to play goalie helped send Orlando City into the MLS Eastern ...Continue reading
WATCH: Columbus Crew SC vs New York Red Bulls - Audi 2020 ...
For the fifth time, Columbus Crew SC and the New York Red Bulls will square off in the Audi MLS Cup Playoffs with the Eastern Conference foes meeting in a ...Continue reading
Traded away two months ago, Kei Kamara gets chance to end ...
Kei Kamara netted 17 goals over 38 matches in burgundy. But by September of this year the Colorado Rapids opted to emphasize their young talent -- making ...Continue reading
Audi 2020 MLS Cup Playoffs opening day takeaways | Steve Zakuani
The Play-In matches provided plenty of drama, from a stoppage-time winner for the New England Revolution to a dominant performance by expansion side ...Continue reading
Toronto FC rested, healthier ahead of MLS playoff opener against ...
TORONTO — Rested, healthier and with coach Greg Vanney's lucky scarf tucked in his suitcase, Toronto FC leaves Sunday for Hartford and its MLS playoff ...Continue reading
LIVE – MLS Cup Playoffs: NYCFC, Red Bulls seek away wins
The MLS Cup Playoffs fire up when New York City visits Orlando City at Noon ET before Columbus hosts the New York Red Bulls at 3 pm ET.Continue reading
WHO, WHAT, WHEN, WHERE: MLS Cup Playoffs schedule - Front ...
Nov 21, 2020 | MLS |. WHO, WHAT, WHEN, WHERE: MLS Cup Playoffs schedule. MLS Cup Playoffs Schedule *Subject to change. Eastern Conference Play–In ...Continue reading
MLS Cup Playoffs upcoming schedule, MLS Cup odds
MLS betting odds for MLS Cup 2020, plus the schedule and further odds for upcoming regular-season games in Major League Soccer.Continue reading
WATCH: Orlando City SC vs New York City FC - Audi 2020 MLS ...
Orlando City SC and New York City FC entered Major League Soccer as fellow expansion teams in 2015, with the two facing off in their first ever regular season ...Continue reading
MLS Playoffs 2020: First-Round Odds and Predictions
The MLS Cup Playoffs truly serve as a second season. Over three weeks, 17 one-legged playoff contests will determine the winner of MLS Cup...Continue reading
Black Players for Change lead protest at MLS is Back tourney
Now that Major League Soccer has re-started, a group of Black Major League Soccer players is using the moment to call attention to systemic racism across ...Continue reading
Orlando City beats Inter Miami as MLS returns to action
The former Manchester United winger scored from close range to give Orlando the three points in the group stage of the 'MLS is Back' tournament. Expansion ...Continue reading
Tipsheet: Virus threatens to burst MLS bubble, compromise soccer's ...
The MLS is playing matches again in its Orlando bubble, but the ongoing pandemic has taken a toll on its teams.Continue reading
Game Time Beer? For M.L.S., Make That a Kickoff Cappuccino
Bed head, morning breath, fatigue. The 9 a.m. kickoffs for Major League Soccer games restarting this week could be one of the bigger challenges for players ...Continue reading
MLS rushed to be first U.S. men's league back. If it exacerbates ...
Few MLS players can afford to sit out a season because of the coronavirus pandemic, and the league couldn't withstand the financial impact of not playing.Continue reading
MLS Returns With Dramatic Winner, Poignant Protest and Another ...
Orlando City won MLS's first Florida rivalry match in 19 years, while the tournament is in jeopardy of losing another club due to positive coronavirus tests.Continue reading
Pro soccer returns as MLS is Back tournament begins
The MLS played its first match in 122 days, without fans. Orlando City won 2-1.Continue reading
MLS players advocate for social change with patch, armband and ...
Along with a powerful opening protest from the Black Players for Change, the MLS is Back Tournament includes several highly-visible symbols calling for social ...Continue reading
La MLS regresa con protesta contra racismo y un decisivo Nani
Tras casi cuatro meses parada por el coronavirus, la liga de fútbol norteamericana (MLS) regresó este miércoles con una demostración de solidaridad con la ...Continue reading
MLS regresó con derrota del Inter Miami de Rodolfo Pizarro
Rodolfo Pizarro jugó con Inter Miami en el regreso del futbol y solo pudo ayudar a su equipo a conseguir un empate en el torneo 'MLS is Back'.Continue reading
La poderosa e impactante protesta de la MLS contra el racismo ...
La MLS organizó una de las protestas más poderosas e impactantes contra el racismo en los Estados Unidos con puños en alto, gente arrodillada y silencio ...Continue reading
THIS FAN WILL HAVE A BALL: Connecticut woman has her ...
Jul 8, 2020 | MLS |. THIS FAN WILL HAVE A BALL: Connecticut woman has her signature on MLS Is Back. Maria Dorso (left), pictured with her wife Emily, has ...Continue reading
Modificada por coronavirus, la MLS vuelve con un torneo ...
Los protocolos de salud no han sido suficientes para evitar los contagios de covid-19 en la burbuja de Orlando. Así es el regreso de la MLS.Continue reading
Rodolfo Pizarro reinicia actividad de la MLS en la banca; Miami ...
El mediocampista mexicano entró de cambio al segundo tiempo y jugó 43 minutos; la nueva franquicia de la MLS desaprovechó la ventaja que le dio marcar el ...Continue reading
Se reanuda la MLS, con protesta contra el racismo
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Black MLS players raise gloved fists in racial justice protest before ...
One by one the members of Black Players for Change each raised a gloved fist before MLS returned to the soccer field Wednesday night in Orlando.Continue reading
MLS players go silent for several minutes, raise fists with black ...
Before MLS resumed its season on Wednesday night, dozens of its players observed a long moment of silence to protest systemic racism against Black people.Continue reading
Black MLS Players Lead Demonstration Ahead of First Restart Game
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MLS players participate in silent 'Black Lives Matter' protest prior to ...
Prior to the beginning of the MLS Is Back tournament, a return of the 2020 season that the coronavirus pandemic interrupted, players from around the league ...Continue reading
MLS returns, gets dragged for superimposing a sponsor's logo ...
MLS drew swift blowback for digitally slapping a giant sponsor logo across the field as it returned to play, flouting FIFA rules in the process.Continue reading
Black Players for Change make powerful pregame statement as ...
Members of the Black Players for Change gathered for a pregame statement as players stood in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement.Continue reading
The MLS returned and soccer fans immediately hated the big Adidas ...
The MLS is back, with Orlando City and Inter Miami kicking off the MLS is Back tournament on Wednesday night in Orlando. While it's great to have another sport ...Continue reading
MLS returns to action after poignant moment of silence
Nearly 200 players took the field for an 8-minute, 46-second moment of silence to protest racial injustice before Major League Soccer's return to action ...Continue reading
WATCH: MLS players raise fists, wear Black Lives Matter shirts as ...
WATH as MLS players protest during the national anthem by raising their fists, wearing Black Lives Matter shirts as the season resumes in Orlando.Continue reading
Breakfast with MLS: Seven tournament matches kick off at 9 am ET ...
The MLS is Back Tournament that takes place in Orlando will feature seven group stage matches that will kick off in the morning at 9 am ET.Continue reading
MLS unveils special 2020 official match ball ahead of MLS Is Back ...
Major League Soccer unveiled today Commissioner Don Garber's ALL IN Challenge winner, Maria Dorso, will have her name replace his on the Official Match ...Continue reading
MLS players raise fists in support of Black Lives Matter ahead of ...
Orlando City and Inter Miami players raised their fists and took a knee before their MLS match in a show of solidarity with Black Lives Matter.Continue reading
Timbers to provide nannies, house cleaners during MLS is Back ...
The club is doing everything possible to ensure players and their families are comfortable over the next month.Continue reading
MLS is Back Tournament: Why NYCFC vs. Philadelphia Union might ...
All you need to know ahead of Thursday morning's MLS is Back Tournament match between NCYFC and the Philadelphia Union.Continue reading
Winner of MLS Commissioner Don Garber's All In Challenge revealed
It sounded too good to be true— I actually won? No way! That was Maria Dorso's initial reaction when the email rolled into her inbox. Can you blame her?Continue reading
Orlando City vs. Inter Miami tonight: 5 things to know about MLS' return
Orlando City will face off with Inter Miami tonight, kicking off the MLS is Back Tournament 118 days after play was suspended due to the coronavirus pandemic.Continue reading
The 'MLS is Back,' but should it be?
The MLS is Back tournament will separate players from their families during a pandemic, and take place without an entire club.Continue reading
MLS is Back Tournament: Everything you need to know
Major League Soccer is set to become the first men's professional sports league in North America to return to action amid the coronavirus pandemic, with a ...Continue reading
MLS is Back ready for kickoff despite FC Dallas exit - 'I think people ...
With reporting from Stefano Fusaro in Orlando, Florida. It has not been a smooth road for Major League Soccer to get back to action in Florida, but the MLS is ...Continue reading
Trump's Coronavirus Travel Ban Gave Major League Soccer No ...
On Thursday, MLS announced it would be suspending the 2020 season for 30 days, not long after the NBA took similar action with its schedule the evening ...Continue reading
MLS, U.S. soccer suspend play in response to coronavirus
American soccer is going on hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The MLS announced Thursday they are suspending the season for 30 days in response to ...Continue reading
MLS suspends its season until further notice due to coronavirus ...
Major League Soccer (MLS) has suspended its season amid the coronavirus outbreak, a day after the NBA announced its ow.Continue reading
Por coronavirus, MLS suspende temporada por 30 días | 24 Horas
Ante la emergencia mundial por el coronavirus, la Major League Soccer (MLS) determinó este jueves suspender la temporada 2020 por los próximos 30 días.Continue reading
La MLS suspendió su temporada indefinidamente por brote de ...
LAFC no tenía partido de la MLS este fin de semana, aunque estaba previsto que jugara contra el Cruz Azul de México el jueves en un partido de la Liga de Campeones de la CONCACAF en el Estadio Banc de California. Hasta el jueves por la mañana no se ...Continue reading
MLS suspende partidos por 30 días por coronavirus
La MLS suspenderá partidos durante 30 días como medida de prevención por el Covid-19.Continue reading
La MLS confirma suspensión de campeonato por 30 días debido al ...
La MLS se suma a España y Holanda, entre otras ligas, que han suspendido actividades.Continue reading
Major League Soccer suspends season for 30 days due to coronavirus
Major League Soccer is following in the footsteps of the NBA and is suspending its season for 30 days due to coronavirus.Continue reading
Major League Soccer suspends season for 30 days
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Pro soccer in U.S. on hold indefinitely over coronavirus
MLS, the second-tier USL Championship, the U.S. Soccer Federation and CONCACAF all canceled games in response to the growing coronavirus pandemic.Continue reading
La MLS suspende por 30 días la temporada por el coronavirus
Un día después de la suspensión indefinida de la NBA, la Liga de fútbol de Estados Unidos (MLS) anunció el jueves que suspende todos sus partidos por un ...Continue reading
MLS decidió suspender la temporada por coronavirus
La Major League Soccer (MLS) informó a través de un comunicado que decidió suspender la temporada 2020 por la propagación del coronavirus.Continue reading
Coronavirus: Suspenden la MLS | El Universal
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MLS suspending its season over coronavirus outbreak concerns
Major League Soccer is suspending its season indefinitely as a result of the spreading coronavirus outbreak.Continue reading
Reports: MLS suspending season because of coronavirus concerns
MLS will announce Thursday that it is suspending the season for an indefinite period, according to multiple media reports.The Crew and the rest of Major ...Continue reading
MLS shutting down for 30 days due to coronavirus
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MLS suspends 2020 season for 30 days due to coronavirus impact
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MLS postponed for 30 days; USMNT USWNT friendlies canceled
MLS has suspended its season for 30 days while the U.S. Soccer Federation has canceled scheduled friendlies due to the coronavirus pandemic.Continue reading
MLS suspends season due to coronavirus
MLS is suspending its season indefinitely amid the mounting coronavirus health crisis, following the NBA.Continue reading
Major League Soccer suspends season for 30 days amid concern ...
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Hyndman's goal helps Atlanta spoil Nashville's MLS debut
Emerson Hyndman scored in the 37th minute in Atlanta United's 2-1 victory over Nashville, spoiling the expansion team's MLS debut Saturday night.Continue reading
Thierry Henry wins his first match as an MLS coach as Montreal tops ...
Thierry Henry won his first match as an MLS coach on Saturday when his Montreal Impact came back to beat the New England Revolution 2-1.Continue reading
Nashville SC's first MLS match provides plenty to build on
Nashville SC's first MLS match proved there is plenty to build on despite defeat to Atlanta United.Continue reading
Impact rally to beat Revolution 2-1 in MLS season opener
MONTREAL (AP) — Maximiliano Urruti broke a tie with a long shot in the 80th minute in the Montreal Impact's 2-1 comeback victory over the New England ...Continue reading
Henry off the mark as Impact win MLS opener
Thierry Henry's Major League Soccer managerial career got off to a winning start as Montreal Impact came from behind to defeat New England Revolution 2-1 in ...Continue reading
Atlanta United 2, Nashville SC 1: 3 observations as Nashville falls ...
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Nashville SC 1, Atlanta United 2 | 2020 MLS Match Recap
Atlanta United spoiled the party on a historic night in Nashville SC's first-ever MLS match, riding goals from Ezequiel Barco and Emerson Hyndman to a 2-1 ...Continue reading
Nashville SC's MLS debut at Nissan Stadium sets Tennessee state ...
Nashville SC has already made history.Continue reading
MLS round-up: Atlanta spoils Nashville's opener as Chicharito ...
Atlanta United, DC United and Montreal Impact were among the early winners as Major League Soccer kicked off its 25th season on Saturday.Continue reading
Hyndman's goal helps Atlanta spoil Nashville's MLS debut 2-1
Emerson Hyndman scored in the 37th minute, lifting Atlanta United to a 2-1 victory over Nashville to spoil the expansion team's MLS debut.Continue reading
5 things we learned from MLS opening day 2020
2020 Major League Soccer opening day had it all. A late winner, a late equalizer, a victorious debutant, a defeated debutant, and lots of great goals. [ MORE: ...Continue reading
MLS round-up: Lewis's winner lifts DC United as Chicharito debuts ...
Atlanta United, DC United and Montreal Impact were among the early winners as Major League Soccer kicked off its 25th season on Saturday.Continue reading
Montreal Impact 2, New England Revolution 1 | 2020 MLS Match ...
The Montreal Impact won their first game under new head coach Thierry Henry, with Maxi Urruti's second-half chip giving them a 2-1 win over the New England ...Continue reading
Houston Dynamo 1, LA Galaxy 1 | 2020 MLS Match Recap
A Cristian Pavon golazo was cancelled out by a second-half goal from Mauro Manotas, as the LA Galaxy and Houston Dynamo settled for a 1-1 draw Saturday ...Continue reading
MLS scores, takeaways: Chicharito does little in debut; Jonathan ...
The 2020 MLS season officially kicked off on Saturday with eight matches, and all eyes were on Houston with Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez making his debut ...Continue reading
Rapids edge DC United 2-1 in first game of 25th MLS season
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Chicharito held scoreless in MLS debut as Galaxy tie Dynamo (video)
Javier “Chicharito” Hernández has made his MLS debut. We'll have to wait a bit longer for his first MLS goal. Chicharito and the Los Angeles Galaxy tied the ...Continue reading
Here's how Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez fared in his MLS debut for ...
All things considered, it was a relatively quiet afternoon for Chicharito, who captained head coach Guillermo Barros Schelotto's side.Continue reading
D.C. United falls to Colorado Rapids in extra time in MLS opener
Jonathan Lewis scored in the second minute of extra time to give the Colorado Rapids a 2-1 win over D.C. United on Saturday in the first game of the 25th MLS ...Continue reading
2020 MLS stadium guide: Reporters share tips about league cities
Major League Soccer in 2020 and has never been bigger, which means plenty of options for fans all over to travel through the U.S. and Canada to see a game.Continue reading
5 datos que debes saber sobre LA Galaxy en la MLS 2020
LA Galaxy debuta este sábado ante Houston Dynamo y estos son los cinco datos que debes saber antes de su presentación en la temporada 2020 de la MLS.Continue reading
MLS sees itself as world's top league in 25 years
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Portland Timbers announce 2020 roster 1 day before MLS season ...
The Portland Timbers announced their 2020 roster on Saturday, one day before the club opens the MLS regular season against Minnesota United FC at 4:30 ...Continue reading
MLS Week 1 TV Schedule: How to watch opening weekend of 2020 ...
The opening matchday of the 2020 Major League Soccer season starts on Saturday, February 29, 2020 (2/29/20) when DC United takes on the Colorado ...Continue reading
Lewis gives Rapids 2-1 win over DC United in MLS opener
Jonathan Lewis scored in the second minute of extra time to give the Colorado Rapids a 2-1 win over D.Continue reading
DC United 1, Colorado Rapids 2 | 2020 MLS Match Recap
A late goal from Colorado Rapids winger Jonathan Lewis gave the visitors a dream start to the 2020 Major League Soccer season in a road win at D.C. United.Continue reading
Get Ready for the MLS Season !
The MLS starts its 25th season this weekend. The Seattle Sounders are the defending champions, and the rulers of the Western Conference. On the other side, ...Continue reading
MLS Opening Weekend: Who's your money on?
HTIOT is dipping into their toes into the wagering world.Continue reading
Inter Miami CF plays inaugural MLS game at Los Angeles FC
Inter Miami CF plays its inaugural MLS game on the road at Los Angeles FC.Continue reading
How to watch MLS in Week 1, TV and streaming listings
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'We are making history': Beckham's Inter Miami brace for MLS liftoff
The former England captain's new MLS club will take the field for the first time on Sunday night, but out-of-the-box success could prove hard to come by.Continue reading
Ronaldo not considering MLS move to Beckham's Inter Miami
Cristiano Ronaldo: David Beckham's Inter Miami want to bring "big names" from Europe to MLS - but the Portuguese in no hurry to leave Juventus.Continue reading
Inter Miami: Why David Beckham's MLS team have ultras before ...
When Inter Miami begin life in MLS this weekend they will bring something familiar - but very different - to the United States' top flight.Continue reading
MLS begins 25th season: We can be bigger than baseball
Optimism for the future of the sport and league run high among owners as the season begins Saturday.Continue reading
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Conoce a los mexicanos que disputarán la temporada 25 de la MLS
La temporada 2020 de la Major League Soccer (MLS) está por comenzar y son 45 mexicanos los que juegan en la liga estadounidense.Continue reading
Brotherly Game Daily Links: MLS Cup is here!
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For Seattle and Toronto, a Big Stage to Settle a ScoreFor Seattle ...
M.L.S. Cup on Sunday is a rubber match for Seattle and Toronto, who split two recent meetings in the league's championship game.Continue reading
Diego Valeri starts on bench for Portland Timbers against Real Salt Lake in MLS Playoffs
Diego Valeri, the Portland Timbers' all-time leader in both goals and assists, will start from the bench against Real Salt Lake in Round One of the Audi 2019 MLS Cup Playoffs at Rio Tinto Stadium on Saturday night. Our Starting XI vs. @realsaltlake.Continue reading
Extra-Time Chaos, Champion's Heart on Display in New-Look MLS Playoffs
There's nothing quite like the chaos and urgency produced by single-elimination knockout matches. Factor in the time-tested element of MLS playoff lunacy, and the result was Saturday's opening first-round games of the new-look postseason, which featured ...Continue reading
Rooney's MLS adventure comes to sour end
By Steve Keating. TORONTO (Reuters) - Wayne Rooney's Major League Soccer adventure came to a sour end along with DC United's season on Saturday as Toronto FC scored a wild 5-1 extra-time playoff win to send the former-England captain on to his ...Continue reading
DC United's season ends with extra-time collapse in MLS playoffs
TORONTO — D.C. United's season — and Wayne Rooney's MLS tenure — reached an unceremonious end Saturday after a staggering swing of events deep in a first-round playoff against Toronto FC. United's equalizer in the dying moments of regulation ...Continue reading
Wiebe: Why your team will (or will not) win MLS Cup in 2019
Back in 2017 and 2018, I wrote this column ahead of opening weekend of the Audi MLS Cup Playoffs. Here's what I had to say about the eventual champions from the past two seasons, edited for brevity…Continue reading
Audi 2019 MLS Cup Playoffs: A look at the Conference Semifinal matchups
The last three MLS Cup champions are moving on to the Conference Semifinals of the Audi 2019 MLS Cup Playoffs: the Seattle Sounders (2016 champs), Toronto FC (2017 MLS Cup winners) and Atlanta United (defending 2018 champs) all advanced after ...Continue reading
Zlatan Ibrahimovic's future with Galaxy uncertain as they open MLS playoffs in Minnesota
Zlatan Ibrahimovic's debut was the most dramatic in MLS history, with the Swedish superstar coming off the bench to score the tying and winning goals for the Galaxy in their first cross-town derby with LAFC. But if the lion came into the league with a roar last ...Continue reading
MLS: Playoff Power Rankings
The MLS Playoffs are here. But which are the teams that have the best chance to win MLS Cup. Well, here are the MLS playoff power rankings to find out. The whole Major League Soccer season has been building up to this. The playoffs. It is the climax of the ...Continue reading
MLS Playoffs 2019 scores: Morris leads Seattle to wild win, Toronto FC destroys DC United
The reigning champs are moving on. Atlanta United edged the New England Revolution 1-0 in a tight battle on Saturday in the opening round of the MLS Playoffs. Both teams had 14 shots, New England had six on goal to Atlanta's five, and the match was ...Continue reading
Wayne Rooney departs MLS as DC United go down to Toronto in playoffs
As it felt like it was only just getting started, Wayne Rooney's career in MLS is over. On a chilly fall evening in Toronto on Saturday night it came to an end, as D.C. fell 5-1 to Toronto FC after extra time in Round One of the Audi 2019 MLS Cup Playoffs. Soon ...Continue reading
DC United falls to Toronto FC 5-1; eliminated from MLS Playoffs
D.C. United loses to Toronto FC 5-1 and is eliminated from the MLS postseason. Saturday's game ends Wayne Rooney's time in the MLS. Stay with WTOP for the full story. Like WTOP on Facebook and follow @WTOP on Twitter to engage in conversation ...Continue reading
At Minnesota United, a Late Substitution for the Playoffs: New Turf
For Wright, the weekend's most important game remains on Sunday night, when Minnesota United will host the Los Angeles Galaxy in a first-round game, Minnesota's first playoff appearance since joining M.L.S. two years ago. That the Loons, as the team is ...Continue reading
Rooney falls in MLS farewell, champs Atlanta advance
United captain and top scorer Rooney arrived in MLS in the middle of last season and lifted the club from league doormat to a playoff berth. But Rooney said in August he was returning to England after this season to be a player and assistant coach for ...Continue reading
LIVE — MLS Cup Playoffs begin; Atlanta, Seattle at home
Simply put, an all-time classic in MLS Cup Playoffs history. It's a small sample size, no doubt about it, but MLS's new single-elimination playoff format appears to have solved the problem of uninspiring early-round action. Seattle advanced to the Western ...Continue reading
Jordan Morris' hat trick lifts sounders over Dallas in first round of MLS Cup playoffs
Mayhem ensued from the opening whistle of the Sounders FC's playoff opener Saturday. MLS' switch to a single-elimination playoff bracket intensified everything, including the announced 37,722 crowd gathered at CenturyLink Field. No more aggregate ...Continue reading
FC Dallas eliminated from the MLS Cup Playoffs in a 4-3 extra time loss to the Seattle Sounders
The 2019 season has come to an end as FC Dallas fell 4-3 in extra time to the Seattle Sounders on Saturday afternoon. Dallas came from behind twice in this game to set up for an wild finish in extra time. Jordan Morris scored three goals, including a ...Continue reading
Audi 2019 MLS Cup Playoff Round One analysis | Bobby Warshaw
It was not what you would expect from a playoff game. It was neither cagey nor cautious. Quite the opposite. The New England Revolution set the tone early, pressing Atlanta United as high as possible on every opportunity. It created a ton of space in midfield, ...Continue reading
Seattle Sounders-FC Dallas match among highest-scoring playoff matches in MLS history
The Seattle Sounders vs. FC Dallas Round One playoff game will go down in history as one of the most dramatic and event-filled postseason matches in league history -- an instant classic. It was also one of the highest-scoring playoff matches the league has ...Continue reading
Defending champ Atlanta, Seattle win in MLS playoffs
Washington (AFP) - Franco Escobar scored in the 70th minute on Saturday as defending champion Atlanta United defeated the New England Revolution 1-0 in the first round of the Major League Soccer playoffs. The Five Stripes advanced into an MLS Cup ...Continue reading
DC United embarks on MLS playoffs with Wayne Rooney's tenure near its end
The MLS playoffs has a new look this year, with all teams now pitted against each other in do-or-die knockout rounds instead of the two-legged conference semifinals and finals format. For fifth-seeded DC United, that means Wayne Rooney could be playing ...Continue reading
Zlatan se declara el rey del fútbol en Los Angeles
Ibrahimovic de 37 años de edad lleva ocho anotaciones en el clásico angelino, siendo el máximo romperedes en la historia del cotejo. Además se encuentra peleando la Bota de Oro en la MLS. My city! My game! My rules! pic.twitter.com/g3F9PNTuEV ?Continue reading
El mejor Pavón: asistencia y primer gol en el clásico de Los Angeles
Después de un año para el olvido en Boca, el actual delantero de LA Galaxy está recuperando su mejor versión en la MLS. Anoche cumplió otra muy buena actuación en un emotivo 3 a 3 contra LAFC, el otro equipo de Los Angeles y actual líder del torneo.Continue reading
LAFC, el equipo favorito de Zlatan para anotar en la MLS
Desde su llegada a la MLS, el 'León Sueco' estaba destinado a hacer cosas grandes cuando se enfrente al LAFC. Zlatan debutó en el derbi angelino y lo hizo de gran forma al anotar dos goles en dicho partido. Para el segundo encuentro, el 26 de julio del ...Continue reading
Brian Rodríguez debutó en la MLS y mostró su talento
El volante uruguayo Brian Rodríguez tuvo este domingo su debut oficial en Los Ángeles FC de la MLS de Estados Unidos y mostró parte de su buen juego, lo que motivó su reciente fichaje millonario por parte del equipo angelino. El debut del exPeñarol fue ...Continue reading
Ibrahimovic metió un doblete y Pavón hizo su primer gol, pero al ...
Cristian Pavón metió su primer gol en la MLS y Zlatan Ibrahimovic hizo un doblete, pero a Los Angeles Galaxy no le alcanzó para festejar en el clásico de la ciudad californiana. El equipo de Guillermo Barros Schelotto le ganaba 3 a 1 a Los Angeles FC, que ...Continue reading
Carlos Vela, latino destacado de la semana en MLS
La semana de rivalidades en MLS concluyó y en los 12 partidos disputados de jueves a domingo hubo al menos un gol marcado por un jugador latinoamericano en cada uno de los encuentros. Dos jugadores - Carlos Vela y Josef Martínez, se han alzado ...Continue reading
¿Por qué no le ha ganado el LAFC al Galaxy en su historia?
El LAFC es el superlíder de la MLS y está a punto de batir varios récords, pero en cinco partidos contra el Galaxy, suma dos derrotas y tres empates. Aquí les damos algunas de las razones por las que el LAFC no le puede ganar al Galaxy. 1. Zlatan - El ...Continue reading
La razón por la que Carlos Vela explotó contra el técnico de LAFC ...
En su paso por territorio estadounidense, el mexicano ya ha hecho historia en la MLS, pues hace unas semanas se convirtió en el máximo goleador en la historia de la liga. Además, es el jugador que ha tenido más participaciones en goles en una misma ...Continue reading
How's the MLS playoff picture looking? 538's latest predictions shed light
With Heineken Rivalry Week in the books, new playoff projections from FiveThirtyEight are out for all 24 Major League Soccer clubs. There's plenty to digest now that teams have anywhere between five and eight games remaining in their 2019 regular ...Continue reading
ST Louis nets MLS expansion team for 2022
St. Louis has been confirmed as the newest franchise to join MLS from the start of the 2022 season. The announcement means the club will become the first female majority-owned club in MLS history and one of the few in professional sports. Issuing a ...Continue reading
OPINION: MLS Iront Front Controversy Dilutes Anti-Racist Message
Since the passage and action on MLS' controversial new rules on displays deemed “political”, a lot has been said in relation to the Iron Front symbol. A critical question lost in the midst has been who MLS wants in its stands and whether it is being explicit ...Continue reading