Saturday, August 29, 2015

Major League Soccer

Games to Watch: MLS rivalries, Serie A, EPL

Friday, August 28, 2015, 5:31 PM
Los Angeles Galaxy at San Jose Earthquakes 11 p.m. Friday (UniMas) The Galaxy are on a hot streak the likes of which has rarely ever been seen in Major League Soccer. With the superstar trio of Giovani dos Santos, Robbie Keane and Steven Gerrard firing on all cylinders - and with clutch contributions... Read more

2015-16 UEFA and CONCACAF tournaments TV schedule

Friday, August 28, 2015, 5:28 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

2015 Major League Soccer national television schedule

Tuesday, August 25, 2015, 8:34 AM
Here's the full national television schedule for the 2015 Major League Soccer season. This year brings unprecedented national exposure for MLS. It's the start of the league's eight-year, $720 million rights deal with Univision, ESPN and Fox. Each network will get an exclusive national broadcast window... Read more

Games to Watch: Stars take stage in NWSL, MLS and Europe

Friday, August 21, 2015, 7:20 AM
Seattle Reign at Houston Dash 8 p.m. Friday (Fox Sports 1) Just two days after leading the U.S. women against Costa Rica, Houston’s Carli Lloyd and Morgan Brian and Seattle’s Megan Rapinoe and Hope Solo are back with their club teams. But how much will they play in what’s a huge... Read more

MLS and CCL Wrap: San Jose smashes Kansas City

Thursday, August 20, 2015, 12:05 PM
The phrase "Peak MLS" gets used a lot these days, to the point where it's sometimes hard to avoid wondering just what the peak really is anymore. But Wednesday night's action planted a flag pretty high up the mountain. San Jose walked into Sporting Park last night, squared up to a Kansas City team... Read more

CONCACAF Wrap: L.A. romps past Comunicaciones

Wednesday, August 19, 2015, 8:34 AM
Tuesday night's CONCACAF games were played out of the spotlight, but they ended up being pretty newsworthy. Mexican powerhouse Tigres almost got upset at home by El Salvador's Isidro Metapán, the L.A. Galaxy blew out Guatemala's Comunicaciones, and Verdes FC of Belize held Mexican big spenders... Read more

MLS Wrap: Red Bulls rout Toronto, KC comeback stuns Vancouver

Monday, August 17, 2015, 6:12 AM
Here's a look at all the action across the rest of Major League Soccer this weekend. San Jose Earthquakes 1, Colorado Rapids 0 San Jose Earthquakes: Clarence Goodson 53' New York Red Bulls 3, Toronto FC 0 New York Red Bulls: Bradley Wright-Phillips 27', Anthony Wallace 65', Gonzalo Verón... Read more

Games to Watch: Fox's Bundesliga debut, U.S. women return to action

Friday, August 14, 2015, 8:02 AM
Hamburg SV at Bayern Munich 2 p.m. Friday (WXTF 29.2, Fox Sports 2, Fox Deportes and YouTube) After many years outside the U.S. television mainstream, Germany’s Bundesliga finally arrives on the big stage this season. The opening kickoff game features Bayern’s cavalry of superstars: Arjen... Read more

MLS Wrap: Red Bulls sweep Hudson River derby series

Monday, August 10, 2015, 12:25 PM
A thought to begin the week: If the fan bases of teams in a matchup believe that said matchup is a rivalry, then it is. If outsiders think it's not, it might not be for them to judge. We now return you to your regularly scheduled highlights. Portland Timbers 1, Chicago Fire 0 Portland Timbers:... Read more

Union trade for Toronto's Warren Creavalle

Friday, August 7, 2015, 10:39 AM
The Union swung a minor trade Friday morning to bring in needed defensive depth, acquiring Warren Creavalle from Toronto FC in exchange for a 2016 second-round draft pick. Creavalle played 54 games in Houston over three seasons before moving north in late July of last year. He played 24 games while... Read more
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