1. Does the Philadelphia Union's Transfer Spending Make Them MLS Cup Contenders?

    One of the biggest winners of the Major League Soccer transfer window was an unexpected club that doesn't have a strong history in the transfer market...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 1 month ago 1,531 reads 3 comments

  2. MLS Player Rankings: Lampard, Giovinco Dominate Headlines After Week 21

    The two players dominating the headlines in Major League Soccer at the moment are names we're used to seeing on the marquee...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 1 month ago 2,319 reads 1 comments

  3. MLS Team of the Week: Lampard, Giovinco Star in Week 21

    Just like it was a week ago, Week 21 in Major League Soccer belonged to a few of the world's best players...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 1 month ago 1,730 reads 0 comments

  4. Breaking Down the MLS Playoff Races After the All-Star Break

    Now that the excitement of the Major League Soccer All-Star Game is behind us, it's time to get down to business. Over the next three months, we'll find out who is worthy of earning the six playoff positions in the Eastern and Western Conferences...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 1 month ago 4,072 reads 6 comments

  5. MLS All-Stars vs. Arsenal: Score and Reaction from MLS All-Star Game 2016

    It took a dramatic late goal from Chuba Akpom, but the Premier League's Arsenal outlasted the MLS All-Stars, 2-1, in Thursday's MLS All-Star Game in San Jose, California...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 17,805 reads 47 comments

  6. MLS All-Star Game 2016: Live Stream, TV Guide and Final Predictions

    An MLS All-Star XI featuring Clint Dempsey , David Villa, Didier Drogba and Kaka will face off against Premier League giants Arsenal in a friendly on Thursday, as Arsene Wenger's talented team visits the shores of the United States...

    Rob Blanchette Written by Rob Blanchette about 1 month ago 4,847 reads 0 comments

  7. MLS All-Stars vs. Arsenal: Start Time, Live Stream, Form Guide and Predictions

    Arsenal will be the opponents in this year's MLS All-Stars game as the Gunners continue their pre -season preparations ahead of the 2016-17 campaign...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 1 month ago 11,166 reads 15 comments

  8. MLS Player Rankings: Piatti, Kljestan Climb High, BWP, Drogba, Giovinco Return

    Week 20 in Major League Soccer gave us a good idea of which clubs will be contenders over the final three months of the season...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 2 months ago 2,604 reads 2 comments

  9. MLS Team of the Week: Giovinco, BWP, Drogba Shine in Week of the Striker

    Week 20 in Major League Soccer belonged to the strikers. Didier Drogba and Sebastian Giovinco both netted hat-tricks north of the border in Canada for their respective sides, ...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 2 months ago 1,129 reads 1 comments

  10. New York Derby Growing in Hate but Not in Competitiveness After 2 Years

    HARRISON, N.J. — The hate and passion are evident in the New York derby. All you have to do to realize that is look at the comments New York City FC boss Patrick Vieira ...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 2 months ago 4,622 reads 8 comments

  11. Didier Drogba and Sebastian Giovinco Score MLS Hat-Tricks on Same Night

    Didier Drogba is a 38-year-old man. It almost felt like his youthful Chelsea years on Saturday night in Montreal as the Blues legend hit a 52-minute hat-trick against the Philadelphia Union ...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 2 months ago 15,876 reads 14 comments

  12. Sunday's New York Derby the Most Important in Rivalry's Short History

    Major League Soccer's youngest and fastest-growing derby takes center stage for the final time during the regular season Sunday at Red Bull Arena as the New York Red Bulls host New York City FC...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 2 months ago 204 reads 0 comments

  13. MLS Player Rankings: Diaz Goes Top, Lampard Continues Surge Up List

    The presence of Mauro Diaz , Frank Lampard and countless others in their respective Major League Soccer lineups has altered results over the last few weeks...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 2 months ago 1,314 reads 0 comments

  14. MLS Team of the Week: Portland Timbers Trio Shines in Rivalry Win over Seattle

    The biggest stars on the winning team shone in Major League Soccer's premier rivalry match on Sunday as the Portland Timbers downed the Seattle Sounders 3-1...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 2 months ago 1,947 reads 2 comments

  15. Seattle Sounders Still a Work in Progress Heading into Cascadia Cup Clash

    Sometimes winning can cure everything for a team in turmoil. But for the Seattle Sounders, their 5-0 home win over FC Dallas on Wednesday night was just a temporary bandage that ...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 2 months ago 622 reads 2 comments

  16. MLS Player Rankings: Ola Kamara Rises to Top; Lampard, Keane Debut

    Since the resumption of play in Major League Soccer after the Copa America Centenario break, a few attackers have gone on impressive scoring runs...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 2 months ago 4,149 reads 2 comments

  17. MLS Team of the Week: Feilhaber, Ilsinho, Doyle Star in Week 18

    Major League Soccer produced a rare set of results in Week 18 as eight of the 20 clubs that took to the pitch were shut out...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 3 months ago 1,881 reads 1 comments

  18. Kei Kamara Focused on Getting Revolution on Right Track Against Former Club

    In advance of Saturday's Major League Soccer clash between the New England Revolution and the Columbus Crew, much has been made about the presence of Kei Kamara in the New England lineup...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 3 months ago 283 reads 0 comments

  19. MLS Player Rankings: Piatti, Diaz, Villa Surge Near Top After Week 17

    Plenty has changed in Major League Soccer since the last edition of our MLS Player Rankings came out before the Copa America Centenario ...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 3 months ago 3,563 reads 7 comments

  20. MLS Team of the Week: FC Dallas Trio, Pair of Rookies Shine in Week 17

    All sorts of statements were made during Major League Soccer's four-day slate over Independence Day weekend. FC Dallas caught the attention of many on a team level for their 4-0 thrashing of Orlando City on the Fourth of July at Toyota Stadium...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 3 months ago 1,250 reads 2 comments

  21. MLS Players Union Sued by 3 American Youth Soccer Clubs: Details and Comments

    Clint Dempsey , Michael Bradley, DeAndre Yedlin and the Major League Soccer Players Union have all been named as defendants in a class-action lawsuit filed by three youth soccer clubs...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 17,875 reads 18 comments

  22. Grading the MLS Teams Midway Through the 2016 Season

    If it feels like the first half of the Major League Soccer season has flown by, it has. Before the league embarks on a busy July schedule in which most of the 20 clubs will play ...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 3 months ago 7,487 reads 9 comments

  23. Philadelphia, Colorado Taking Different Paths to Reach Same Spot Atop MLS Table

    If you asked fans of Major League Soccer at the beginning of the season who they thought would lead the Eastern and Western Conferences at the halfway mark, no one would've answered with the Philadelphia Union and Colorado Rapids...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 3 months ago 178 reads 0 comments

  24. Portland Timbers' Lucas Melano Performs Epic Front-Flip Dive to Try to Draw Foul

    We've reached peak flopping. Just when you thought you'd seen it all in terms of theatrics to draw a foul, Lucas Melano of the Portland Timbers went and did a full front flip to try to get the referee's attention...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 3 months ago 7,225 reads 2 comments

  25. Andrea Pirlo Scores 1st MLS Goal with Delightful Free-Kick

    Andrea Pirlo finally opened his MLS goalscoring account on Saturday with a trademark free-kick in New York City FC 's 3-2 win at home over the Philadelphia Union ...

    Tom Webb Written by Tom Webb about 3 months ago 10,950 reads 13 comments