Rather than grouse about fixture congestion, some MLS managers say they are viewing midseason friendlies against European teams in a positive light.
Major League Soccer
Sunday, July 20, 2014
The Brazilian has been strongly linked with a move from Serie A to MLS, and Flavio Augusto da Silva is hoping the attacker will link up with his former Milan teammate.
With David Villa and Kaka on their way to MLS and Frank Lampard reportedly ready to join them, the former Arsenal forward has a reason to celebrate.
The rookie head coach was displeased after a soft penalty saw his side go behind, although it later recovered to earn a point at home.
The World Cup star dismissed the idea that he should have sought a transfer to Europe instead of signing a new deal with MLS.
After a five-game winning streak earlier in the season, Jay Heaps' men have now lost seven straight.
The Kansas City boss was pleased with Bruce Arena's men as his side won its third straight match.
Saturday, July 19, 2014
The manager believes his team can compete with the top teams in Major League Soccer and said playing a struggling team can sometimes be more difficult than a top club.
The reigning MLS Coach of the Year praised the league's attacking talent and said he was forced to omit some deserving players.
Timbers coach Caleb Porter included his club captain, Will Johnson, while Kansas City's Dom Dwyer was surprisingly omitted.
After taking the lead early on, Mauricio Pochettino’s men fell behind twice but were awarded two penalties in the opening fixture of their preseason tour
The U.S. national team duo will continue at Sporting Park for the foreseeable future after being linked with moves away from MLS.
The Argentine playmaker scored his fourth goal of the season to keep Portland's fading playoff hopes alive.
Friday, July 18, 2014
The Brazilian forward could follow Kaka to the MLS expansion team, which will kick off in 2015.
With the season past the halfway mark, Caleb Porter's side is out of the Open Cup and struggling desperately in the league.
Thursday, July 17, 2014
The weekend slate is headlined by the LA Galaxy's trip to face Sporting Kansas City in a match between teams that have earned the past three MLS Cup titles.
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The Galaxy stuck five past the Revs in a game that saw each side have a player ejected.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
The Reds have given up the first goal in three straight home matches in July.