1. 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 5 months ago 1,260 reads 2 comments

  2. 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 5 months ago 17,904 reads 18 comments

  3. 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 5 months ago 7,510 reads 9 comments

  4. 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 5 months ago 183 reads 0 comments

  5. 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 6 months ago 7,233 reads 2 comments

  6. 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 6 months ago 10,961 reads 13 comments

  7. Kaka Injury: Updates on Orlando City Star's Status and Return

    Orlando City captain Kaka will not be able to participate in Copa America Centenario for the Brazil national team due to a muscle injury. Continue for updates...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 6 months ago 9,163 reads 44 comments

  8. David Villa Slips, Misses Penalty, Combines with Andrea Pirlo for NYCFC Goal

    It was an eventful day for David Villa in Major League Soccer on Sunday, as his New York City FC took on Orlando City at Yankee Stadium...

    Joe Gallagher Written by Joe Gallagher about 6 months ago 9,158 reads 6 comments

  9. Ultimate Guide to MLS Weekend: Goalkeepers in Focus for Union-Rapids Clash

    No matter where the respective careers of Zac MacMath and Andre Blake take them, they will always be linked together. The pair of goalkeepers, who have been intertwined since the Philadelphia Union drafted Blake with the No...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 6 months ago 1,432 reads 2 comments

  10. MLS Player Rankings: Red Bulls' Kljestan, BWP Surge After Drubbing of NYCFC

    The one thing everyone who watches Major League Soccer was talking about after Week 12 was the New York Red Bulls' blowout win over New York City FC on Saturday...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 6 months ago 6,205 reads 8 comments

  11. MLS Team of the Week: McCarty, BWP, Kaka, Larin Shine During Rivalry Week

    Major League Soccer's Rivalry Week may not have lived up to the hype in terms of competition on the pitch, but it certainly produced some interesting results...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 6 months ago 3,089 reads 1 comments

  12. Ultimate Guide to MLS Weekend: Red Bulls, NYCFC Enter Rivalry Week in Solid Form

    The New York Red Bulls and New York City FC are set to renew hostilities for the fourth time in the history of their young rivalry on Saturday at Yankee Stadium...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 7 months ago 1,427 reads 4 comments

  13. Kaka, Frank Lampard Among MLS' Highest-Paid Players for 2016-17 Season

    Orlando City's Kaka ( $7.167 million) and Toronto FC's Sebastian Giovinco ( $7.115 million) are the highest-paid players in MLS in the 2016-17 season, the MLS Players Union (via Steven Goff of the Washington Post ) revealed Thursday...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 7 months ago 7,483 reads 6 comments

  14. MLS Player Rankings: Giovinco Goes Top, Bolanos and Manneh Debut After Week 11

    It was going to take a special individual showing in Week 11 to take Giovani dos Santos out of the top spot of our weekly MLS Player Rankings...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 7 months ago 4,422 reads 5 comments

  15. MLS Team of the Week: Manneh, Giovinco Star in Shootout, Nguyen, Beasley Feature

    Major League Soccer handed us a few unexpected twists in Week 11 as Vancouver Whitecaps and New York City FC produced a pair of unlikely results on the road...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 7 months ago 1,276 reads 1 comments

  16. MLS Player Rankings: LA Galaxy Stars Dominate Top 2, Morris, Drogba Move Up List

    The LA Galaxy attack has lived up to its potential in Major League Soccer over the last month as Bruce Arena's side has found the back of the net on 14 occasions since April 15...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 7 months ago 4,837 reads 3 comments

  17. MLS Team of the Week: Kamara, Higuain, Drogba, Keane Star in Week 10

    The stars of Major League Soccer left us with plenty of things to discuss following Week 10's matches. The major talking point from the weekend's action came from Columbus, as ...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 7 months ago 953 reads 1 comments

  18. LAFC Stadium Gets Final Planning and Environmental Approval from City Council

    Los Angeles Football Club announced Friday that the Los Angeles City Council has granted final planning and environmental approvals for a soccer-specific stadium...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 7 months ago 961 reads 0 comments

  19. Ultimate Guide to MLS Weekend: Colorado Rapids' Hot Start Is No Fluke

    Go ahead and take a look at the Western Conference standings in Major League Soccer. Now take one more glance at the table since you probably didn't believe what you saw the first time around...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 7 months ago 2,052 reads 1 comments

  20. MLS Power Rankings: LA Galaxy Retains the Top Spot

    It was a dramatic week in Major League Soccer as a few teams staked their claims with some emphatic results. These performances led to a significant bump up in the latest edition of the power rankings...

    Peter Galindo Written by Peter Galindo about 7 months ago 493 reads 0 comments

  21. MLS Player Rankings: Dos Santos, Zardes Surge Toward Top, Morris Debuts

    With two full months of play in the books, we are beginning to see some trends develop in Major League Soccer...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 7 months ago 968 reads 1 comments

  22. MLS Team of the Week: Villa, Drogba, Valeri Shine in Week 9

    Week 9 in Major League Soccer saw a wide array of players produce the week's best performances. Didier Drogba and David Villa were among the superstars up to their regular tricks as both designated players scored on terrific strikes on Saturday...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 7 months ago 2,312 reads 5 comments

  23. Ultimate Guide to MLS Weekend: Can NYCFC Fix Early-Season Issues?

    New York City FC have played 42 Major League Soccer matches in their short existence. In those contests, the second-year side has 11 wins, 20 losses and 11 draws that amount to 41 points...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 7 months ago 1,187 reads 2 comments

  24. MLS Power Rankings: The Colorado Rapids' Surprise Run Continues

    There were some big surprise victories this week in Major League Soccer this week. These victories skyrocketed some teams in the latest power rankings...

    Peter Galindo Written by Peter Galindo about 7 months ago 3,753 reads 9 comments

  25. MLS Player Rankings: Giovinco Rises to Top, dos Santos Debuts High on List

    The big-name players in Major League Soccer are beginning to round into form as the second month of the 2016 campaign winds down...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 7 months ago 3,210 reads 3 comments