Archive for the ‘Sports/Soccer/MLS’ Category

Union eliminate Red Bulls to earn 1st franchise playoff win

Sunday, October 20th, 2019
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Fabrice-Jean Picault scored and assisted on Marco Fabian's goal in extra time to help the Philadelphia Union beat New York 4-3 on Sunday and eliminate the Red Bulls from the playoffs.

Hometown heroes Jonathan Osorio, Richie Laryea send TFC into Eastern semifinals

Saturday, October 19th, 2019
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Jonathan Osorio scored twice and Richie Laryea and Nick DeLeon added two more in a four-goal extra-time outburst as Toronto FC, dodging a bullet after conceding a stoppage-time equalizer, posted a wild 5-1 playoff victory Saturday that ended D.C. United's season and Wayne Rooney's MLS career.

Spotlight on Altidore, Bradley as Toronto FC opens playoffs

Friday, October 18th, 2019
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The health of star striker Jozy Altidore and the future of captain Michael Bradley are two of the biggest concerns for Toronto FC as they head into their playoff match against D.C. United on Saturday.

Wives of UK soccer stars in Twitter spat over story leaks to tabloids

Wednesday, October 9th, 2019
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The wives of two of English soccer's most high-profile players got embroiled in a spat on Twitter on Wednesday about the leaking of information to a tabloid newspaper.

Injured Jozy Altidore to miss U.S. Nations League match against Canada

Tuesday, October 8th, 2019
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Forward Jozy Altidore is hurt again and will miss the United States' Nations League games against Canada on Oct. 15 after leaving Toronto FC's regular-season finale on Sunday with an undisclosed injury.

TFC set to start playoffs at home after beating Crew in final regular-season game

Sunday, October 6th, 2019
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Alejandro Pozuelo scored on an elegant free kick Sunday to give Toronto FC a 1-0 win over Columbus Crew SC and a home game in the first-round of the MLS playoffs.

Whitecaps deal potential hammer blow to Galaxy’s playoff standing

Sunday, September 29th, 2019
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Michaell Chirinos scored in stoppage time and the Vancouver Whitecaps beat the Los Angeles Galaxy 4-3 on Sunday.

Toronto drop crucial points in race for home-field advantage in opening playoff round

Sunday, September 29th, 2019
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Omar Gonzalez had a goal and an assist to help Toronto to a 2-2 tie with the Chicago Fire on Sunday.

Impact eliminated from playoff race following draw with Atlanta

Sunday, September 29th, 2019
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The Montreal Impact were officially eliminated from MLS playoff contention following a 1-1 draw against defending champions Atlanta United on Sunday evening.

Whitecaps salvage point against Crew thanks to Montero’s late heroics

Saturday, September 21st, 2019
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Freddy Montero scored on a header in the 94th minute as the Vancouver Whitecaps tied the Columbus Crew 1-1 on Saturday in Major League Soccer.