Jurgen Klinsmann has agreed to a four-year
contract extension as head coach of the United States men's national team, it
was announced Thursday.
Chicago Fire forward Mike Magee has been
voted the Volkswagen MLS Most Valuable Player for the 2013 season, it was
So often in American sports the best
two teams usually don't meet in the championship contest.
Donovan Ricketts was named the 2013 Major
League Soccer Goalkeeper of the Year on Wednesday after an outstanding
campaign for the Portland Timbers.
Portland Timbers midfielder Diego Valeri
was named the 2013 Major League Soccer Newcomer of the Year on Wednesday, an
honor that goes to a player in his first season in MLS, but has prior
Jose Goncalves of the New England
Revolution was named MLS Defender of the Year on Tuesday, marking the second
time that a Revs player has won the award.
A pair of second-round draft picks from the
Montreal Impact were the only two players selected in the 2013 MLS Waiver
Draft as goalkeeper Brad Stuver and midfielder Paolo DelPiccolo each found a
new team on Monday.
A spot in the MLS Cup final is on the
line on Saturday as the Houston Dynamo and Sporting Kansas City square off
in the second leg of the Eastern Conference finals at Sporting Park.
The Portland Timbers will take on Real Salt
Lake in the second leg of their Western Conference final tie at Jeld-Wen Field
on Sunday with a sizeable margin to overturn.
The Columbus Crew have declined a 2014
contract option for Costa Rican forward Jairo Arrieta and five other players,
the club announced on Friday.
Orlando City SC was named Major League
Soccer's 21st franchise on Tuesday night.
Marc Janko scored the only goal of the
match on Tuesday as Austria held on for a 1-0 victory over the United States
in an international friendly at the Ernst Happel Stadium.
The United States men's national team
was held to a 0-0 draw by Scotland at Hampden Park on Friday.
The Los Angeles Galaxy announced Thursday
that the club has signed defender Todd Dunivant to a new, multi-year contract.
Real Salt Lake grabbed firm control of its
Western Conference Championship tie on Sunday after easing to a 4-2 first-leg
victory over the Portland Timbers at Rio Tinto Stadium.
Sydney Leroux netted a first-half brace on
Sunday as the U.S. women's national team earned a 4-1 victory over Brazil in
an international friendly at the Citrus Bowl.
Tampa Bay Rowdies forward Georgi Hristov has won the 2013 North American Soccer League Golden Ball award as the league's Most Valuable Player.
The Portland Timbers will aim to continue
their magical season on Sunday when the club travels to Rio Tinto Stadium to
face Real Salt Lake in the first leg of the Western Conference finals.
Welcome back to the final installment
of TSN's Major League Soccer postseason predictions.
Sporting Kansas City and the Houston Dynamo
will meet in the playoffs for the third consecutive season as the two clubs
open up their Eastern Conference finals series at BBVA Compass Stadium on
The Portland Timbers advanced to the
Western Conference final with a 3-2 second-leg win over Seattle Sounders FC on
Thursday at JELD-WEN Field, marking Portland's first appearance in the last
Portland, OR (SportsNetwork.com) - The Portland Timbers advanced to the
Western Conference final with a 3-2 ...
Sandy, UT (SportsNetwork.com) - Chris Schuler's goal in the 102nd minute
propelled Real Salt Lake to a 2-0 ...
The phrase "That's so Metro" has become
prevalent to a point in which the average American soccer fan is familiar with
the idiom despite having no emotional ties to the Red Bull New York franchise.
Claudio Bieler's extra time tally held
up as the difference on Wednesday as Sporting Kansas City came away with a 3-1
second-leg and 4-3 aggregate triumph over the New England Revolution at
Sporting Park to advance to the Eastern Conference finals.
Kansas City, KS (SportsNetwork.com) - Claudio Bieler's extra time tally held
up as the difference on Wednesday as ...
Omar Cummings played the hero for the
second consecutive match as his goal late in the first period of extra time
stood up as the winner on Wednesday, sending the Houston Dynamo to the Eastern
Conference finals with a 2-1 second leg and 4-3 aggregate victory over Red
Bull New York.
Harrison, NJ (SportsNetwork.com) - Omar Cummings played the hero for the
second consecutive match as his ...
The Portland Timbers made quite an
impression in their first MLS playoff match on Saturday, going to Seattle and
handing the Sounders a 2-1 defeat in the first leg of their Western Conference
Real Salt Lake will square off with the Los
Angeles Galaxy for the second time in five days on Thursday at Rio Tinto
Stadium in the second leg of their Western Conference semifinal series.
The news of a second decapitation this year in Brazil has raised questions about whether such heinous crimes may deter foreign visitors considering a trip for next summer's FIFA World Cup.
A pair of struggling teams contending to
advance to the Western Conference semifinals will square off at CenturyLink
Field on Wednesday as Seattle Sounders FC plays host to the Colorado Rapids.
Vancouver Whitecaps FC announced Tuesday
that the club will not renew the contract of head coach Martin Rennie beyond
the 2013 season, bringing an end to his two-year tenure at BC Place.