The Goalkeeper Archive: November, 2012

What Philadelphia Union fans can learn from the Los Angeles Galaxy and Houston Dynamo in the MLS Cup Final

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Throughout this year, and for much of this blog's history, I've tried to write stories with an eye towards how Union fans might learn from... Read more

Analyzing NBC's ratings in its first season of broadcasting Major League Soccer

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Earlier this week, NBC published its ratings for its debut season of broadcasting Major League Soccer over the air and on the NBC Sports Network... Read more

U.S. Soccer Federation introduces new professional women's league

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The U.S. Soccer Federation, in conjunction with its counterparts in Canada and Mexico, announced Wednesday afternoon that a new professional... Read more

Houston Dynamo prove worthy Eastern Conference champions in eliminating D.C. United

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WASHINGTON - The Houston Dynamo are not Major League Soccer's best team. They finished in fifth place in the Eastern Conference, and had the... Read more

Union waive three players, pass on Major League Soccer waiver draft

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The Philadelphia Union announced Monday afternoon that they have waived defender Porfirio Lopez, midfielder Gabriel Gómez and forward... Read more

Video: Zlatan Ibrahimović, Michael Bradley, Neymar goals highlight Wednesday's international soccer action

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Wednesday's international soccer action produced some quite spectacular goals by players on a lot of different national teams. Here's a roundup... Read more

Red Bulls complete New York’s 17th Major League Soccer season without a trophy in playoff loss to D.C. United

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UPDATE: Hans Backe was officially dismissed Friday afternoon. Former MetroStars and Red Bulls defender Mike Petke, who has been an assistant... Read more

For Major League Soccer commissioner Don Garber, the damage wrought by Hurricane Sandy is personal

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Before Saturday night's D.C. United-New York Red Bulls game, Major League Soccer commissioner Don Garber spent a few minutes chatting with... Read more

Freddy Adu wants to shed 'wonderkid' reputation, return to Europe

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WASHINGTON - After a tumultuous year and a half in Philadelphia, Freddy Adu is casting his eyes back across the Atlantic Ocean. The 23-year-old... Read more

Former Philadelphia Union forward Lionard Pajoy stands on Major League Soccer’s marquee stage with D.C. United

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WASHINGTON – It's been a tough enough year already for Union fans who hoped back in March for a second straight trip to the playoffs... Read more