Sunday, May 24, 2015

Major League Soccer

2015 U.S. Open Cup fourth round draw: Union get home game

Friday, May 22, 2015, 12:14 PM
The U.S. Open Cup fourth round draw took place Thursday night. There was video coverage of the coin flips for the first time ever, which is great. There were some high-profile matchups that resulted, which will bring the tournament lots of exposure, and that’s also great. As the cherry on top... Read more

Games to Watch: MLS, English leagues climax, Europa League final

Friday, May 22, 2015, 9:02 AM
Chicago Fire at Columbus Crew 8:00 p.m. Friday (Univision Deportes) Harrison Shipp and the Fire took a gut punch last Friday when they gave up a stoppage time equalizer at New York City FC. Now Chicago faces another tough road test, against a quietly strong Crew squad that features playmaker Federico... Read more

MLS Wrap: Kansas City routs New England

Thursday, May 21, 2015, 8:36 AM
Wednesday night's soccer slate featured one game in MLS, one in the Voyageurs Cup, and a bucketful in the U.S. Open Cup. All of the Open Cup results are available here on U.S. Soccer's website. The resulting third round draw fixtures are here. The fourth round draw, which is when MLS teams enter the... Read more

2015 Major League Soccer national television schedule

Wednesday, May 20, 2015, 2:08 PM
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

2014-15 UEFA and CONCACAF tournament TV schedule

Tuesday, May 19, 2015, 9:23 AM
Here's your viewer's guide to this season's TV coverage of the UEFA Champions League and Europa League, and the CONCACAF Champions League. Almost all UEFA tournament broadcast rights in English and Spanish are held by Fox Sports. The network has sub-licensed some Champions League and Europa League... Read more

Games to Watch: MLS bonanza, Steven Gerrard's Anfield farewell

Friday, May 15, 2015, 8:47 AM
Chicago Fire at New York City FC 7:00 p.m. Friday (Univision Deportes) Three weeks ago, Harrison Shipp and the Fire beat David Villa and City in suburban Chicago. Now the scene shifts to the Bronx, where the pressure is rising on a New York squad that has won just one of its 10 games so far this... Read more

MLS Wrap: D.C. downs Orlando, claims MLS' best record

Thursday, May 14, 2015, 12:21 PM
There was action Wednesday night in Major League Soccer and the semfinals of Canada's Voyageurs Cup. Here are the highlights: D.C. United 2, Orlando City 1 D.C. United: Kofi Opare 70', Chris Rolfe 79' Orlando City: Cyle Larin 11' Toronto FC 3, Montréal Impact 2 Montréal Impact advance... Read more

MLS Wrap: New York Red Bulls win first Hudson River Derby

Monday, May 11, 2015, 2:01 AM
HARRISON, N.J. - It was clear from the moment the New York Red Bulls and New York City FC took the field for pregame warmups that Sunday's inaugural Hudson River Derby was going to be something special. More importantly, it was a a sign that the occasion was going to be something real. So much of... Read more

Games to Watch: USWNT, Hudson River derby, Champions League climax

Friday, May 8, 2015, 12:23 AM
New England Revolution at Orlando City 8:00 p.m. Friday (Univision Deportes) The Revs are fully deserving of their place atop Major League Soccer’s Eastern Conference. Expect to see some great individual matchups in this game, as New England’s Jermaine Jones and Lee Nguyen face Orlando’s... Read more

MLS Wrap: RSL and L.A. draw, Voyageurs Cup semifinals

Thursday, May 7, 2015, 8:48 AM
There was one game in Major League Soccer on Wednesday, and it brought plenty of promise. Real Salt Lake and the Los Angeles Galaxy have a pretty good history of fireworks in their matchups over the years. Wednesday's matchup brought its own share of fireworks, but not on the field. A lightning storm... Read more
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