Author Archives: Thomas Floyd

MLS Week 25: A Look Ahead

The New York Red Bulls host the Philadelphia Union on Saturday in a match with far more than I-95 bragging rights on the line. Continue reading »

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With World Cup looming, Bradley aims for strong Roma campaign

U.S. midfielder Michael Bradley hopes to put together a strong campaign for AS Roma this season ahead of the 2014 World Cup. Continue reading »

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MLS Week 24: A Look Ahead

Clint Dempsey will return to MLS action Saturday when the Seattle Sounders travel to face Toronto FC. Continue reading »

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First professional goal a long time coming for D.C. United’s Doyle

Nearly three years to the day after signing a professional contract, Conor Doyle scored his first goal in D.C. United’s 3-1 win over the Montreal Impact on Saturday. Continue reading »

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MLS Week 23: A Look Ahead

A renewal of the Rocky Mountain Cup between Real Salt Lake and the Colorado Rapids highlights this weekend’s MLS schedule. Continue reading »

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D.C. United Notes: Silva seizes playmaker role; Doyle makes transition; and more

Luis Silva has made an immediate impact for D.C. United, scoring two goals and adding a much-needed creative presence. Continue reading »

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Revolution’s Alston returns to field for first time since leukemia diagnosis

New England Revolution defender Kevin Alston on Saturday logged his first minutes in three and a half months after being diagnosed with leukemia. Continue reading »

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MLS Week 22: A Look Ahead

The slumping Montreal Impact will host a scorching Sporting Kansas City side Saturday in a key Eastern Conference tilt. Continue reading »

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Corona continues standout Gold Cup for USMNT with ‘emotional’ strike

Joe Corona continued to emerge for the U.S. National Team on Sunday with a goal in a 5-1 win over El Salvador, his mother’s native land. Continue reading »

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Wondolowski looking to make his USMNT mark in Gold Cup knockout rounds

After torching CONCACAF minnows in the Gold Cup group stage, Chris Wondolowski wants to get the job done under more intense circumstances. Continue reading »

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USMNT veteran Goodson embracing leadership role in Gold Cup

Clarence Goodson has stepped into a leadership role for a younger U.S. Men’s National Team roster during the Gold Cup. Continue reading »

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USMNT reinforcements surprised by Gold Cup call-ups but ready to contribute

Matt Besler and Eddie Johnson didn’t expect to play for the U.S. in the Gold Cup, but they feel ready if called upon nonetheless. Continue reading »

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