Austin FC, Matthew McConaughey dreaming big

A visit to SXSW about 10 years ago, and a meeting, changed the trajectory of Major League Soccer’s makeup. The visitor? MLS commissioner Don Garber. Who was he meeting? The Mayor of... Read more »

Sounders still best, Revs legit, Cade Cowell promising

Three weeks into the Major League Soccer season, and some things have been a bit surprising while others are just as expected. Here are the latest headlines following another full weekend of... Read more »

Galaxy’s strong start not just Chicharito but Greg Vanney

CARSON, Calif. — “New era, same culture.” That was the message Los Angeles Galaxy supporters unveiled in the stands ahead of the home-opening 3-2 win against New York Red Bulls. Four words... Read more »

LAFC-Sounders becomes one of MLS’ best rivalries

MMA Weekly UFC 261 results: Usman sleeps Masvidal, Namajunas reclaims belt, and Shevchenko dominates Though UFC 261 featured three championship fights, that fact was largely overshadowed in the lead-up by the idea... Read more »

Chicharito scores twice as Galaxy beat Inter Miami

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — All it took was 73 minutes. Trying to change last season’s narrative, Javier “Chicharito” Hernandez kicked off his 2021 MLS campaign with a pair of second-half goals to... Read more »

Players, teams, storylines to watch

Major League Soccer’s 26th season is about to kick off, with the opening match between the Houston Dynamo and San Jose Earthquakes on Friday evening.  The Columbus Crew are the defending champions,... Read more »

D.C. United to hire Lucy Rushton as historic GM

Lucy Rushton will be D.C. United’s new general manager in another significant step for women in major male professional sports.  Sportico reported Monday that Rushton and the MLS club have agreed to... Read more »

U.S. Soccer implementing new concussion substitution rule in MLS, NWSL

U.S. Soccer announced on Monday that it will be implementing a new concussion substitution rule aimed at further protecting players who suffer head injuries during games.  The new rule separates concussion substitutions... Read more »

MLS establishes DEI committee to address youth soccer discrimination

Major League Soccer announced on Thursday the formation of a committee which will seek to address racial and discriminatory barriers that exist at the youth soccer levels in the United States. The... Read more »

USMNT’s Jordan Morris has ‘serious ACL damage,’ out for season

Jordan Morris has suffered another horrendous ACL injury, in what was pretty much the worst-case scenario for the USMNT and Seattle Sounders forward. [ MORE: How to watch PL in the USA... Read more »