Archive for the ‘Sports/Soccer/MLS’ Category

Montreal Impact begin outdoor individual training for 1st time since start of COVID-19

Monday, May 25th, 2020
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The Montreal Impact returned to their training centre Monday for their first individual outdoor practice sessions during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Unable to work out at training facility, Impact player breaks foot on routine jog

Wednesday, May 20th, 2020

The Montreal Impact's inability to hold individual workouts at their training facility has proved to be costly. The MLS club reported Wednesday that midfielder Steeven Saba will be sidelined eight to 12 weeks after breaking his left foot "on a routine jog" near his home in Montreal.

Vancouver Whitecaps start individual workouts outdoors at training facility

Tuesday, May 12th, 2020

The Vancouver Whitecaps got back to training Tuesday, albeit via voluntary individual workouts at the club's practice facility. Still it was a welcome return for 16 players, who each had a quarter of a field to work in during their hour-long outdoor sessions.

Major League Soccer proposes 20 per cent pay cut for players: report

Tuesday, May 12th, 2020

ESPN reported Monday that Major League Soccer formally proposed to the Players Association that all players take a 20 per cent pay cut. The report also indicated MLS wants players to take tens of millions of dollars of cuts in other money aside from salaries.

Marky Delgado, Toronto FC fall to Atlanta in eMLS Tournament Special quarters

Sunday, May 10th, 2020

Midfielder Marky Delgado showed off his video game skills Sunday, helping lead Toronto FC to a 4-0 aggregate win over the Vancouver Whitecaps in the eMLS Tournament Special, before falling to Atlanta in the quarter-finals.

Toronto FC to begin voluntary individual player workouts

Sunday, May 10th, 2020

Toronto FC says it will begin voluntary individual player workouts outdoors at its north Toronto training facility starting Monday.

Impact facing uphill battle after dropping CONCACAF quarter-final 1st leg to Olimpia

Tuesday, March 10th, 2020

Olimpia of Honduras scored two crucial away goals and defeated the Montreal Impact 2-1 in the opening leg of the CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinal on Tuesday.

Tosaint Ricketts leads Whitecaps past Galaxy

Saturday, March 7th, 2020
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Tosaint Ricketts scored in the 74th minute to give the Vancouver Whitecaps a 1-0 victory over LA Galaxy and spoil Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez's home debut Saturday night

Montreal Impact’s Victor Wanyama excited to play for coach Thierry Henry

Wednesday, March 4th, 2020
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Wanyama says he could not resist the appeal of playing for a high-profile coach like Henry, a former soccer superstar.

Impact make splash by signing Tottenham’s Victor Wanyama as designated player

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2020

The Montreal Impact have signed midfielder Victor Wanyama as a designated player from Premier League side Tottenham Hotspur.