Stories tagged: mls
UPDATED: Sat., April 22, 2017, 7:14 p.m.
Sounders look to Will Bruin to bolster attack at L.A. Galaxy on Sunday
Sounders coach Brian Schmetzer says scoring threat Will Bruin will see more playing time Sunday when the offensively-struggling Sounders head on the road to play the Los Angeles Galaxy.
Fri., April 21, 2017, 2:12 p.m.
Tim Howard blasts MLS, Rapids after suspension
Longtime U.S. national team star Tim Howard blasted the Colorado Rapids and Major League Soccer over his three-game suspension. The Rapids’ star goalkeeper was punished for altercations with fans in …
Wed., April 19, 2017, 3:48 p.m.
Around MLS: Sporting Success: It’s about more than just the D
Sporting Kansas City’s defensive success isn’t only the result of a stout backline and a talented goalkeeper, it’s a whole team effort. Coach Peter Vermes wants to make sure the …
Sat., April 15, 2017, 9:48 p.m.
MLS Capsules: Jackson-Hamel lifts Impact past Atlanta
Anthony Jackson-Hamel scored in second-half stoppage time and the Montreal Impact beat 10-man Atlanta United 2-1 for their first victory of the season.
Fri., April 14, 2017, 9:33 p.m.
Former Sounders star Fredy Montero scores twice as Vancouver defeats Seattle
Fredy Montero scored twice against his former team to help the Vancouver Whitecaps beat the Seattle Sounders 2-1 on Friday night.
Thu., April 13, 2017, 8:41 p.m.
Sounders brace for emotional reunion with Fredy Montero
This reunion for the Seattle Sounders on Friday will be different. It will be special. It will be saying hello to Fredy Montero again.
Tue., April 11, 2017, 9:10 p.m.
Sounders still working to get over the one that got away last weekend
Sounders coach Brian Schmetzer bristled when asked Tuesday whether he’s gotten over Saturday’s 1-1 draw in San Jose, when the equalizer was notched by the home side in injury time.
Tue., April 11, 2017, 3:28 p.m.
Atlanta United still planning stadium debut on July 30
Atlanta United President Darren Eales says construction on Mercedes Benz Stadium remains on schedule for the MLS team to play the first game in the facility on July 30. Atlanta …
Sun., April 9, 2017, 7:20 p.m.
MLS roundup: Sporting KC breaks out for 3 goals, cruises against Colorado
Seth Sinovic had a goal and an assist in Sporting Kansas City’s 3-1 victory over the Colorado Rapids on Sunday night in Kansas City, Kansas.
Sat., April 8, 2017, 10:52 p.m.
Sounders surrender late goal, settle for draw at San Jose
Chris Wondolowski scored in the 90th minute, lifting the San Jose Earthquakes to a 1-1 draw with the Seattle Sounders on Saturday night.
Fri., April 7, 2017, 9:35 p.m.
Romain Alessandrini scores 3rd goal in 2 games, Galaxy beats Impact
Romain Alessandrini scored in the first half for his third goal in two games, Jermaine Jones added a goal, and the Los Angeles Galaxy beat the 10-man Montreal Impact 2-0
Fri., April 7, 2017, 9:07 p.m.
Sounders coach Brian Schmetzer hopes for missing offensive rhythm
His back line the deepest it’s been all season, Sounders coach Brian Schmetzer is ready to see the team’s attack show cohesion that’s been missing up to now as well.
Thu., April 6, 2017, 8:09 p.m.
Sounders’ Clint Dempsey feeling the most physically confident he’s been yet as Seattle prepares to hit the road
Sounders forward Clint Dempsey says his high-scoring sojourn with the United States Men’s National Team has left him more physically confident than he’s been in quite some time.
Sun., April 2, 2017, 10:15 p.m.
MLS: Timbers, Revolution settle for draw
Lee Nguyen called it a lucky bounce. His rebound goal in the 85th minute pulled the New England Revolution into a 1-1 draw with the Portland Timbers on Sunday night.
Sat., April 1, 2017, 11:25 p.m.
MLS Capsules: Bastian Schweinsteiger nets in debut as Fire and Impact tie
Bastian Schweinsteiger scored in his MLS debut, Luis Solignac scored in second-half stoppage time, and the Chicago Fire tied the Montreal Impact.
Sat., April 1, 2017, 12:09 a.m.
Short-handed Sounders draw 0-0 with Atlanta
Tony Alfaro didn’t have time to get nervous. He only had time to get ready for a starting role.
Sat., April 1, 2017, 12:04 a.m.
MLS Capsules: Toronto, Kansas City play to stalemate
TORONTO – Toronto FC played to a scoreless tie with Sporting Kansas City in their home opener, a matchup of unbeaten MLS teams. Toronto (1-0-3) had more chances on a …
Thu., March 30, 2017, 8:02 p.m.
With Tyrone Mears settled in new home, Sounders scrambling to fill his old spot
Brian Schmetzer, who rarely gushes over opposing MLS players, gave the league’s newest franchise – Atlanta United FC – a complimentary nod this week before the two clubs square off …
Sun., March 19, 2017, 6:42 p.m.
Sounders raise title banner, then beat Red Bulls 3-1
Jordan Morris drew a penalty to set up the first goal, scored on a header in the 66th minute to give Seattle the lead, and the Sounders celebrated last year’s …
Wed., March 15, 2017, 9:25 p.m.
Sounders defender Roman Torres suspended a game
Seattle Sounder defender Roman Torres was suspended for a game and fined by Major League Soccer’s disciplinary committee for his conduct during last weekend’s match against the Montreal Impact. Torres …
Wed., March 15, 2017, 5:10 p.m.
Around MLS: A look at the youth movement; battle of 2-0s
Major League Soccer this week: Youngsters are emerging as development programs grow, the Timbers face the Dynamo in a key game on Saturday, and Atlanta United’s Josef Martinez is the …
Sat., March 11, 2017, 11:14 p.m.
MLS Capsules: Red Bulls beat Rapids in Tim Howard’s return
Colorado goalkeeper Tim Howard returned from leg surgery in November, allowing an own goal in the 45th minute Saturday in the Rapids’ 1-0 loss to the New York Red Bulls.
Fri., March 10, 2017, 7:10 p.m.
Seattle Sounders must be prepared for Montreal’s tricky turf
Seattle Sounders midfielder Harry Shipp wasn’t much of a fit last year during his lone season with this city’s Montreal Impact.
Wed., March 8, 2017, 4:02 p.m.
Around MLS: Atlanta off to good start; Sounders head north
Atlanta’s new Major League Soccer team is surpassing expectations for enthusiasm, now the United just need a win on the field. And the defending MLS Cup champion Seattle Sounders are …
Tue., March 7, 2017, 6:53 p.m.
Orlando City’s Kaka out 6 weeks with hamstring injury
Orlando City will be without star Kaka for about six weeks after he suffered a hamstring injury during Sunday’s season opener.
Sat., March 4, 2017, 11:14 p.m.
MLS Capsules: Dallas wins at Los Angeles
CARSON, Calif. – Kellyn Acosta scored in the 69th minute and FC Dallas beat the Los Angeles Galaxy 2-1. Dallas spoiled Curt Onalfo’s first game with Los Angeles after replacing …
UPDATED: Sat., March 4, 2017, 11:55 p.m.
Dynamo beat defending MLS Cup champion Sounders 2-1
Romell Quioto had a goal in his Major League Soccer debut and the Houston Dynamo scored two first-half goals to beat the defending MLS Cup champion Seattle Sounders 2-1.
Fri., March 3, 2017, 12:25 p.m.
Atlanta debuts in MLS at stadium known for college football
Atlanta United will make its Major League Soccer debut in a stadium better known as the oldest campus football stadium in major college football. Georgia Tech’s Bobby Dodd Stadium, which …
Thu., March 2, 2017, 9:34 p.m.
After 1st title, Sounders prepare for encore performance
The Seattle Sounders begin defense of their first MLS Cup title on Saturday against Houston. It’s been a short offseason for the champs, who had just six weeks off between …
Thu., March 2, 2017, 9:29 p.m.
Expansion LAFC selling soccer dreams in revitalized downtown
While Major League Soccer’s 22 current teams open the season this weekend, the 23rd is planning a spectacular debut in 2018. Los Angeles Football Club is still building its new …