The LA Galaxy host the Seattle Sounders in the first of two meetings to end the season between the Supporters' Shield contenders.
Major League Soccer
Friday, October 17, 2014
Thursday, October 16, 2014
New Bologna FC owners Joe Tacopina and Joey Saputo received a rock star's welcome in Bologna on Thursday as they look to steer the club back to Serie A.
The MLS commissioner went on the defensive in response to USA coach Jurgen Klinsmann's recent criticisms of the league, and in doing so missed their point.
The U.S. advanced past its group in Brazil, but a closer look shows that the World Cup wasn't enough of a success to vindicate Jurgen Klinsmann.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
The MLS commissioner vociferously defended his league in a conference call that demonstrated his anger with the U.S. head coach.
The Dynamo boss has resigned after nine years as head coach, and will return back to the city where he got his start as a coach.
American soccer fans are used to using British terms in describing the sport, but the Columbus Crew understand the importance of branding for the average fan.
Jurgen Klinsmann deployed Jermaine Jones at a new position, and the World Cup star's debut in central defense went very well.
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
The Sunderland striker found the net early, but the Americans could hold on to the lead after falling apart in the second half against the Central American side.
The veteran U.S. midfielder enters a new national team cycle as a player Jurgen Klinsmann sees as an important mentor for the next wave of young talent.
Andy Gruenebaum, Kevin Ellis and Graham Zusi made the squad after helping Sporting KC clinch a playoff berth.
Monday, October 13, 2014
The German-born coach has made no secret of his disappointment with seeing top American players returning to MLS from Europe.
It was a tough opening season for many new MLS head coaches, though some were able to buck the trend with positive campaigns.
Sunday, October 12, 2014
Goal looks back at the best photos and moments from the 31st round of MLS action.
Finally partnered together, the longtime teammates have been critical to New York's recent turnaround.
FC Dallas did the Sounders a favor on Sunday night, setting up a two-game series for the Shield.
The Eastern Conference's top team added another milestone to a growing list in a remarkable turnaround season.
As part of a special series examining the form of this summer's major signings, Goal takes a look at the veteran on loan from New York City.
RSL overcame its recent poor form to record a shutout win and qualify for the next phase of the season.
Saturday, October 11, 2014
Jim Curtin won't be taking his team to the postseason after the Union surrendered a late lead to the Columbus Crew