The U.S. national team midfielder has led his new team to MLS Cup with his combination of on and off-field talents.
Friday, December 5, 2014
New England defender Andrew Farrell is set to face his second legendary opponent in seven days when he matches up against Landon Donovan in Sunday's MLS Cup final.
Thursday, December 4, 2014
There is no good time for Major League Soccer's showpiece event to be played during the fall, or else Don Garber would have figured it out by now.
The Galaxy found the perfect man for their team when they signed the former Premier League star.
Wednesday, December 3, 2014
The Ireland international won his first MVP award after posting career highs in goals and assists for the MLS Cup final-bound Galaxy.
In his new book, the Everton keeper says his countryman wouldn't help him with a work permit appeal, something the older player calls 'garbage'.
The English striker tied the MLS single-season scoring record with 27 goals in 2014.
The D.C. United homegrown player narrowly won the honor over the Real Salt Lake veteran, who still has never won the title.
Up against the cream of the Western Conference, the LA Galaxy have had to navigate treacherous waters en route to their ninth MLS Cup final.
The LA Galaxy striker will beat out the New England Revolution playmaker for MVP before the two face off in the MLS Cup final, but Nguyen is more deserving of the award.
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
World Cup veteran Bobby Convey is among the septet being released by the losing Eastern Conference finalist.
The MLS commissioner discussed the postseason format, regular season scheduling and expansion plans during Tuesday's State of the League event.
The 37-year-old believes he still has something to offer on the pitch, while Arsene Wenger has said the Frenchman will "certainly" return at some point in the future.
The departing legends are joined on the all-league squad by the likes of Robbie Keane, Obafemi Martins, Lee Nguyen and Bradley Wright-Phillips.
The 25-year-old Nigerian striker joins the club from Swedish side AIK.
The 37-year-old engineered a turnaround that took his club from the worst record in the league to the best in the Eeastern Conference.
The Arsenal boss is sure the striker will return to the Gunners one day.
Monday, December 1, 2014
The 31-year-old defensive midfielder has played nearly 250 competitive games with six different Serie A clubs.
The French legend will not return for the 2015 season after spending four and a half years with the MLS side.
With the Frenchman officially announcing his departure from New York, he is set to leave MLS an even bigger legend than when he arrived four years ago.