MLS – Major League Soccer

LAFC defeated the Seattle Sounders in the round of 16 to advance to the MLS is Back Tournament quarterfinals. (Image: Getty)

MLS is Back Tournament: LAFC Leads Contenders Heading into Quarterfinals

Eight teams remain in contention in the MLS is Back Tournament at Walt Disney World, with LAFC emerging as the favorite to take home the title and the guaranteed CONCACAF Champions League berth. The MLS is Back Tournament began with 26 teams, though FC Dallas and Nashville SC withdrew from […]

Nashville SC withdrew from the MLS is Back Tournament due to a reported nine players testing positive for COVID-19. (Image: Getty)

Nashville SC Becomes Second Team to Drop Out of MLS is Back Tournament

Nashville SC withdrew from the MLS is Back Tournament on Thursday, reducing the event’s field to 24 teams. Nashville SC followed FC Dallas in leaving the tournament, with both clubs dropping out due to a high number of positive COVID-19 tests among players and staff members. Nashville Reports Nine Positive […]

The MLS is Back Tournament will begin on July 8 at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida. (Image MLS)

Major League Soccer Returning Next Month with Tournament in Orlando

Major League Soccer announced that it will return to play on July 8 with a special tournament at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida. The MLS is Back Tournament will feature multiple games each day, with a pool-play format followed by a […]

The Banc of California Stadium in downtown LA was scheduled to host the 2020 MLS All-Star Game against LIGA MX stars. (Image: LAFC)

MLS Cancels 2020 All-Star Game Set for Los Angeles

Major League Soccer announced the 2020 All-Star Game, set for July 29 in Los Angeles, will be canceled due to the coronavirus outbreak. The MLS also canceled the Leagues Cup and the Campeones Cup. All three events included joint participation between the MLS and Mexico’s equivalent, LIGA MX. The All-Star […]

LAFC is favored to win MLS Cup 2020 after coming off a historically strong regular season in 2019. (Image: Jayne Kamin/USA Today Sports)

LAFC Leads the Race for 2020 MLS Cup

LAFC stands as the clear favorite to win the 2020 MLS Cup, but the unforgiving Major League Soccer playoff format means that many teams could be considered legitimate contenders to win the title. LAFC had a monster regular season in 2019, breaking the MLS record by compiling 72 points after […]

The Seattle Sounders dominated the second half to win the MLS Cup final 3-1 over Toronto FC. (Image: Omar Vega/Getty)

Seattle Sounders Defeat Toronto FC 3-1 to Win 2019 MLS Cup

The Seattle Sounders scored three, second-half goals to earn a 3-1 win over Toronto FC at home, and claim the club’s second-ever MLS Cup. Sunday’s victory gave Seattle its second MLS Cup title in four years, with both wins coming over Toronto. Seattle Breaks MLS Cup Scoring Drought The final […]

The Seattle Sounders upset LAFC 3-1 in the Western Conference final to reach its third MLS Cup final in four years. (Image: Jayne Kamin-Oncea/USA Today Sports)

Seattle Sounders Upset LAFC in Western Conference Final to Reach MLS Cup

The Seattle Sounders are heading to the MLS Cup final for the third time in four years after claiming an unexpected 3-1 victory over LAFC in the Western Conference final. Seattle will now play the winner of the Eastern Conference final on Wednesday night, which is being played between Atlanta […]

Atlanta United captured its third trophy in the past year by defeated Minnesota United 2-1 to win the US Open Cup on Tuesday. (Image: Dale Zanine/USA Today Sports)

Atlanta United Beats Minnesota United 2-1 to Claim US Open Cup Title

Atlanta United continued its recent dominance in American soccer competitions on Tuesday night, beating Minnesota United 2-1 in the US Open Cup final in Atlanta. The victory gave Atlanta its third trophy in the past year, as the club also won the 2018 MLS Cup, then defeated Mexico’s Club America […]

Wayne Rooney has decided to return to his home country of England, announcing he was leaving DC United to become a player/coach for Derby County in England. (Image: Getty)

Wayne Rooney Returning To England as Player/Coach for Derby County

Wayne Rooney has decided to return to his home country of England to play soccer, but with a new wrinkle. The 33-year-old, who is the second highest scorer in the Premier League with 208 goals, has accepted a position as a player, coach with Derby County of the English Football […]

Brendan McKay was drafted as a two-way player and in his pitching debut on Saturday, took a perfect game into the sixth inning. (Image: USA Today Sports)

Tampa Bay Rays’ Brendan McKay Hoping to Make Two-Way Play Trendy

Tampa Bay Ray player Brendan McKay is hoping that he is one of the first of a possible trend in baseball. The rookie, who was called up from the minors last weekend, is a two-way player, something that was popularized last year by Los Angeles Angels’ Shohei Ohtani. More and […]