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MLS Week 21: A Look Ahead

Highlighting the weekend slate, Real Salt Lake will put their diamond 4-4-2 to the test against Sporting Kansas City’s high-pressure 4-3-3. Continue reading »

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MLS Spotlight: Emerging Rowe focused on maintaining ‘good groove’

After struggling for consistency during his rookie season, New England Revolution midfielder Kelyn Rowe has compiled two goals and six assists this year. Continue reading »

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Youngster Seaton, veteran Ruiz combine for unlikely goal

Some 16 years may separate Michael Seaton and Carlos Ruiz in age, but that odd couple up top still combined for D.C. United’s tally in a 1-1 draw with Chivas Guadalajara on Friday. Continue reading »

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MLS Week 20: A Look Ahead

The Portland Timbers host the Los Angeles Galaxy and FC Dallas take on Real Salt Lake in a pair of pivotal Western Conference matchups this weekend. Continue reading »

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D.C. United Notes: Club emphasizes youth movement; Rochat on way out; and more

At training on Wednesday, D.C. United introduced the youthful trio of Luis Silva, Jared Jeffrey and Collin Martin to the team. Continue reading »

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MLS Week 19: A Look Ahead

After a packed mid-week schedule to celebrate Independence Day, MLS is back this weekend with a full slate of matches, including a Cascadia Cup clash between the Vancouver Whitecaps and Seattle Sounders. Continue reading »

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MLS Spotlight: Red-hot Magee cherishes Chicago homecoming

Chicago Fire forward Mike Magee has made the most of his return to his hometown, flourishing with the Fire since being acquired in a blockbuster trade away from the Los Angeles Galaxy. Continue reading »

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MLS Week 19: A Midweek Look Ahead

Real Salt Lake and the Philadelphia Union highlight a packed midweek schedule as the MLS celebrates Independence Day. Continue reading »

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Whitecaps show off defensive depth during winning streak

As the Whitecaps shut out D.C. United on Saturday, they did so without a single member of coach Martin Rennie‚Äôs opening day defense in the lineup. Continue reading »

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MLS Week 18: A Look Ahead

A California Clasico bout between the San Jose Earthquakes and Los Angeles Galaxy highlights the Week 18 MLS slate. Continue reading »

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U.S. Open Cup Quarterfinals: A Look Ahead

A clash between the Portland Timbers and FC Dallas just 11 days after the teams met in league play highlights the U.S. Open Cup quarterfinal slate. Continue reading »

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Pontius again feels like his “old self” as D.C. United end drought

Chris Pontius scored his first goal of the season on Saturday in D.C. United’s win vs. San Jose, a goal he will be hoping turns around a season that has been disappointing for D.C. and Pontius. Continue reading »

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