5:14 AM EST, Tue November 24, 2020
The Sun 2 hours ago

Man City to offer Lionel Messi New York City transfer and ambassadorial role as part of 10-year plan for Barcelona star

MANCHESTER CITY are reportedly set to offer Lionel Messi a future move to the MLS to maximise the benefits of bringing him to the club. The Times claim Pep Guardiola’s side are set to launch another attempt to sign the Argentine in the new year. And the report adds that the City Football Group (CFG) […]
Mount Royal Soccer 8 hours ago
Giroud Unlikely To Consider MLS Option In Short-term

Giroud Unlikely To Consider MLS Option In Short-term

Warming the bench has become a frequent occupation for Olivier this season at Chelsea. | Photo by Serena Taylor/Newcastle United via France striker has his sights set on Euro 2020 next summer. It’s unlikely Olivier Giroud (34) will end up in MLS with the Montreal Impact or any other club in 2021.His lack of opportunities this season so far at Chelsea has alerted French national team boss, Didier Deschamp, who told the player he must sort out his playing situation to avoid compromising his national team future.Playing in Euro 2020 next summer is dear to the former...
Sounder At Heart 8 hours ago
Sounders first-team player tests positive for Covid-19

Sounders first-team player tests positive for Covid-19

Mike Russell / Sounder at Heart The unnamed player has self-isolated and was reported not to be in close contact with teammates. Seattle Sounders FC announced Monday evening that a member of the first team roster tested positive for Covid-19 in two consecutive tests. The unnamed player is self-isolating and following the league and local health department protocols. At this time all other players and staff have returned multiple negative tests and are asymptomatic. The Sounders’ press release notes that the player was not in close contact with other members of the...
Front Row Soccer 9 hours ago
POSITIVE COVID-19 TEST: Sounders FC player placed in self-isolation

POSITIVE COVID-19 TEST: Sounders FC player placed in self-isolation

On the eve of its MLS Cup Playoff game against against Los Angeles FC Tuesday, a Seattle Sounders FC player has tested positive for COVID-19.   Source: Front Row Soccer The post POSITIVE COVID-19 TEST: Sounders FC player placed in self-isolation appeared first on Front Row Soccer.
Waking The Red 10 hours ago
Richie Laryea, Pablo Piatti expected to be available for TFC’s first playoff game

Richie Laryea, Pablo Piatti expected to be available for TFC’s first playoff game

Two of the club’s most impactful players will return just in time for the postseason. | (Fisher/Icon Sportswire via Getty) Piatti has missed the past four matches while Laryea left the Reds last contest with a groin injury, but both appear to be ready to go Tuesday. TORONTO, Canada—Reinforcements are on the way. Both Pablo Piatti (calf) and Richie Laryea (groin) are expected to be available for Toronto FC’s first postseason game Tuesday against Nashville SC. Piatti, a designated player for the club, has missed the past four matches after suffering a Grade 2 calf...
MLS Multiplex 11 hours ago

USMNT abroad: Josh Sargent registers an assist against Bayern Munich

Werder Bremen striker Josh Sargent picked up an assist against Bayern Munich. One of the United States Men’s National Team’s most promising strikers registered an assist against reigning UEFA Champions League winners Bayern Munich. Josh Sargent set up Maximilian Eggestein to score Werder Bremen’s lone goal of the match in the 1-1 draw with Bayern. […] USMNT abroad: Josh Sargent registers an assist against Bayern Munich - MLS Multiplex - MLS Multiplex - Major League Soccer | MLS News, Rumors, Updates, and More
Mount Royal Soccer 13 hours ago
Has Pep Lost It... at City?

Has Pep Lost It... at City?

Manchester City lie 13th and have a negative goal difference after 8 games in the Premier League, is Pep’s influence in the wane? | Photo by Matt McNulty - Manchester City/Manchester City FC via ... Or can he achieve something over the next two seasons he’s never been renowned for? By top six standards, never mind their own lofty ambition, Manchester City has had a poor start to their Premier League campaign.In the Champions League and in the Carabao Cup, they’ve been perfect with five wins from five, although so far as the former goes, in Porto, Marseille and...
Once A Metro 14 hours ago
Red Bulls Round-Up: November 23, 2020

Red Bulls Round-Up: November 23, 2020

Photo by Richard Heathcote/ Florian Valot plays election pundit, Rafa Marquez makes his coaching debut, and Thierry Henry’s Emirates Cup kit goes on sale in this week’s links Welcome to the Red Bulls Round-Up presented by Once a Metro. What is the thing that scares you the most? For me, it is the certainty that one day I will pass on from this life, having departed from my duties. I don’t have any friends and my family isn’t particularly fond of me, but I have this weekly post. I just hope that after my string runs out, someone is there to take on the writing of...
Waking The Red 14 hours ago
Toronto FC youngster Ayo Akinola has taken advantage of every opportunity this year

Toronto FC youngster Ayo Akinola has taken advantage of every opportunity this year

Ayo Akinola continues to prove he can be an elite striker in the MLS. | Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports The 20 year old has made himself a key part of Toronto FC’s offence in his first full year in MLS. TORONTO, Canada—The 2020 Major League Soccer (MLS) season will be one that Ayo Akinola won’t ever forget. A global pandemic turning the campaign on its head is only part of the reason, but from an individual standpoint, the Toronto FC striker will remember this as his official introduction into MLS. While Akinola did have a strong outing in his limited usage in 2019,...
Sounder At Heart 15 hours ago
FC Dallas awaits winner of Sounders-LAFC

FC Dallas awaits winner of Sounders-LAFC

Troy Wayrynen-USA TODAY Sports Dallas upset the Timbers in their first-round match. If the Seattle Sounders advance past Los Angeles FC in Tuesday’s first-round match, they’ll be facing a familiar foe in the Western Conference semifinals after FC Dallas upset the Portland Timbers on Sunday. The Sounders have faced FC Dallas in four of the previous six postseasons. The Sounders have won three of those matchups, including last year’s thrilling 4-3 overtime win in the first round. The Sounders are 3-0-1 with three straight wins against Dallas at home in their playoff...
POLL: Will the Apple Cup happen this year?

POLL: Will the Apple Cup happen this year?

HeraldNet.com HeraldNet.com - Everett and Snohomish County news from The Daily Herald in Everett, Washington Friday’s football game between UW and WSU was called off, but there’s still hope of rescheduling. POLL: Will the Apple Cup happen this year? Nick Patterson
Waking The Red 16 hours ago
2020 MLS Cup Playoffs Preview: Toronto FC vs. Nashville SC

2020 MLS Cup Playoffs Preview: Toronto FC vs. Nashville SC

(Black/Corbis/Getty) The Reds host the new kids on the block in Hartford looking to kickstart another MLS Cup run TORONTO, Canada—Toronto FC begin their quest to return to the MLS Cup Final against an unfamiliar opponent as they play host to expansion side Nashville SC on Tuesday in East Hartford—a place they will likely remain until the end of their postseason. See y'all Tuesday, @NashvilleSC #MLSCupPlayoffs | #TFCLive pic.twitter.com/llxTncSJY0— Toronto FC (@TorontoFC) November 21, 2020 The playoff contest will mark the first ever battle between these two...
Eighty Six Forever 17 hours ago
Coffee with the Caps, Monday November 23

Coffee with the Caps, Monday November 23

Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports Good Monday morning Caps fans, hope you’re up and at it and ready for the week ahead. It was a wild first weekend of playoff action, a weekend truly befitting the glorious, chaotic mess that is known as Major League Soccer. Two of the matches were snoozers, with Minnesota United and Nashville SC advancing easily. The rest though? Basically every other match had a late goal or two, penalty kick drama and/or absolutely baffling refereeing. Nowhere was this more true than in Orlando. If you’re reading this you probably know by now what...
Waking The Red 19 hours ago
Toronto FC becomes first MLS club to officially partner with Black Players for Change

Toronto FC becomes first MLS club to officially partner with Black Players for Change

Vancouver Whitecaps and Toronto FC players hold a banner in support of the Black Lives Matter movement prior to the start of MLS soccer action at BC Place on September 5, 2020 in Vancouver, Canada. | (Lam/Getty) Toronto FC, MLSE Foundation, and Black Players for Change announce community partnership ahead of the 2020 MLS Cup Playoffs. TORONTO, Canada—Toronto FC continue to lead by example in Major League Soccer (MLS). On Monday, the club became the first-ever franchise to partner with Black Players for Change (BPC), an organization consisting of over 170 players,...

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    Pablo Piatti

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  • 1 Florian Valot

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    Ayo Akinola

    Toronto FC youngster Ayo Akinola has taken advantage of every opportunity this year

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