Saturday, February 6, 2016

Major League Soccer

Live MLS preseason video: Seattle Sounders vs. Portland Timbers

Saturday, February 6, 2016, 11:41 AM
Yes, it's just a preseason game. No, it doesn't actually matter in the grand scheme of things. But it is Major League Soccer's signature rivalry, and a lot of Sounders fans are pretty sore about the fact that the Timbers won the MLS Cup before their financial juggernaut was able to force its way to... Read more

Live video: Philadelphia Union vs. Jacksonville Armada

Saturday, February 6, 2016, 10:42 AM
The Union take the field for their first preseason game of the year tonight. It could be the first chance to see some of the team's new signings, including Roland Alberg, Walter Restrepo and draft picks Joshua Yaro and Keegan Rosenberry. Kickoff time at Jacksonville's Community First Park is set for... Read more

Live MLS preseason video: New York Red Bulls vs. Montreal Impact

Thursday, February 4, 2016, 9:34 AM
Kickoff in Championsgate, Fla., is set for 10:30 a.m. Eastern time. Read more

Live MLS preseason video: Portland Timbers vs. Houston Dynamo

Wednesday, February 3, 2016, 1:47 PM
The reigning champions take the field tonight for their first preseason game against Major League Soccer opposition. Union fans looking for something to watch tonight might be interested in checking the Dynamo out, as Andrew Wenger and Cristian Maidana could make their debuts tonight. Kickoff at... Read more

Live MLS preseason video: Seattle Sounders vs. Vancouver Whitecaps

Wednesday, February 3, 2016, 1:38 PM
Even in preseason, matchups between Cascadia rivals have some extra spice. It will be particularly interesting in this game to see whether Vancouver's marquee new signings - Japanese striker Masato Kudo, Costa Rican winger Christian Bolaños and Canadian defender Fraser Aird - take the field... Read more

Live MLS preseason video: San Jose Earthquakes vs. New England Revolution

Wednesday, February 3, 2016, 1:14 PM
It would probably be more appropriate if the weather today was bitterly cold, instead of in the 60's. But here we are with an opportunity to think ahead to when it will be warm out for more than one day in a month. At 1:30 p.m., Chris Wondolowski's San Jose Earthquakes face Diego Fagundez's New England... Read more

2016 Philadelphia Union schedule

Wednesday, February 3, 2016, 10:59 AM
The Union's full 2016 season schedule has arrived. A couple quick highlights, becaucse for the most part it speaks for itself: - Steven Gerrard's Los Angeles Galaxy visit on May 11, a Wednesday night. It's not a certainty that Gerrard will be there, but he could make the cross-country trip. Or you... Read more

2015-16 UEFA and CONCACAF tournaments TV schedule

Tuesday, February 2, 2016, 3:18 PM
Here's your viewer's guide to this season's TV coverage of the UEFA Champions League and Europa League, the CONCACAF Champions League and national team games from those confederations. Last season's preamble was really long. I'd like to keep this season's shorter. Fox owns rights to every UEFA tournament... Read more

2016 Major League Soccer national television schedule

Tuesday, January 26, 2016, 9:22 PM
Major League Soccer's 2016 national television schedule is once again packed with big games spread across ESPN, Fox and Univision networks. The highlight is a return to coverage on an over-the-air English-language channel, as Fox airs four games on its broadcast channel. ESPN also has scheduled five... Read more

Live updates: 2016 Major League Soccer SuperDraft

Wednesday, January 13, 2016, 3:05 PM
BALTIMORE - Every year, we say the MLS draft is diminishing in importance. And most of the time, it's true. This one, though, is a big deal for the Union. They have the No. 3 and No. 6 picks, and the top of the draft pool is deep enough that both of those picks should be able to land serious MLS-caliber... Read more
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