It wouldn't be surprising if Real is the Union's starting left back on opening day.
Lloyd is coming home to New Jersey to play for Sky Blue FC, whose home stadium is at Rutgers, Lloyd's alma mater.
The Jamaican goalkeeper has agreed to a new deal, tying his fate to Philadelphia for some time to come.
Follow live coverage of the NWSL and MLS drafts and other big events at the United Soccer Coaches Convention here in Philadelphia.
For Jozy Altidore, this was supposed to be the time when the United States was preparing for this summer's World Cup. That changed early in October when the Americans got bounced from the tournament.
The United Soccer League has been sanctioned as a second division league for 2018 by the U.S. Soccer Federation, which says the circuit has been given a two-year path to full compliance with the governing body's standards.
Philadelphia has a long and proud history of hosting the United Soccer Coaches' convention, the largest annual gathering of American soccer thinkers, influencers and power-brokers. But there's never been one quite like this year's.
U.S. national team attacker Crystal Dunn is planning to return to the National Women's Soccer League after a year in England with Chelsea.
The 35-year-old Donovan arrived in Mexico last week while rumors swirled about a possible comeback. He announced Friday night he was coming out of retirement to play in Mexico for the first time in his career.
Landon Donovan, widely considered the most accomplished player in American soccer history, is coming out of retirement for the second time in three years, this time to join Club Leon in Mexico.
With the U.S. Soccer Federation's presidential election a month away, Eric Wynalda has approached Kyle Martino about forging an alliance to help ensure that one of the candidates is elected, multiple sources told the Washington Post.
The best 19 players from the United States and Canada will compete in the inaugural eMLS Cup to determine who will take part in the EA Sports Global Series Playoffs, and on to an eWorld Cup.
Here's a look at what to watch in the leading soccer leagues in Europe this weekend, and how to watch the games on TV and online.