Sounders say Clint Dempsey expected to start in MLS season opener

Seattle Sounders fans should expect a familiar face in the starting lineup as the 2017 MLS season kicks off: Clint Dempsey. Sounders manager Brian Schmetzer said there’s a “high probability” the 33-year-old forward will be in the lineup on Saturday against the Houston Dynamo. Dempsey hasn’t played a full 90 minutes in months and last […]

Atlanta United signs Tyrone Mears

Atlanta United has announced it has signed fullback Tyrone Mears. Atlanta previously acquired Mears’ rights from Seattle in exchange for $50,000 in general allocation money. Mears, 33, spent the past two seasons with the Sounders, helping the club win the 2016 MLS Cup. The English defender was a stalwart in Seattle, starting 65 of the team’s 68 league matches […]

Robbie Keane to leave LA Galaxy after incredible tenure

Robbie Keane to leave LA Galaxy after incredible tenure

Robbie Keane, one of Major League Soccer’s best ever imports, will end his fantastic run in an LA Galaxy shirt, leaving the club after his contract expires at the end of the year. The 36-year-old former Republic of Ireland international departs after leading the LA Galaxy to three MLS Cup victories, scoring 92 goals, providing […]

Fire end season with 3-2 loss at Toronto FC

Sebastian Giovinco had a goal and an assist and Toronto FC rallied to beat the Fire 3-2 on Sunday. Toronto missed out on a first-round playoff bye thanks to New York City FC’s home victory over Columbus. Toronto will host the sixth-place Philadelphia Union in a knockout game Wednesday or Thursday. Giovinco, last year’s MVP, […]

Game Preview—Colorado Rapids vs. Houston Dynamo

The Colorado Rapids will close out the regular season with a home match against Houston Dynamo on Sunday afternoon. The Rapids are the only MLS team that is unbeaten at home and a win against Houston could help the Commerce City side to their first ever Supporters’ Shield trophy; however, FC Dallas do have the […]

Real Salt Lake settles for draw in final home game

There are worse results than a draw. Often a draw can be seen as a sort of victory. For Real Salt Lake though, its 0-0 draw with Sporting Kansas City Sunday afternoon at Rio Tinto left much to be desired. “Frustrated with the final product,” RSL head coach Jeff Cassar said. “I thought we put […]

Bastian Schweinsteiger could be off to the MLS

Manchester United outcast Bastian Schweinsteiger could be off to the MLS in the January transfer window. The World Cup winner is a transfer target for FC Dallas. The 32-year-old is plying his trade with the reserves after Jose Mourinho decided that the player is not in his plans for the season. Schweinsteiger has previously suggested that […]