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Both teams to score at Toronto FC vs New York Red Bulls 8/13 in Thursday’s MLS contest

Competition: MLS Market: Both teams to score Odds: 8/13 @ Bet 365 Two sides who find themselves in an almost identical position, New York RB will travel to BMO field in the early hours of Thursday. Starting with the hosts, picking up a 2-0 win away at Montreal last weekend, there is no doubt that Head Coach Greg […] The post Both teams to score at
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MLS Player Rankings Week 19: Mason Toye rises into top five

The reigning Major League Soccer Golden Boot winner and Most Valuable Player is locked in a contentious battle with the favorite for both of those honors in 2019 for the top spot in the Pro Soccer USA MLS Player Rankings.  Although Carlos Vela has been in form all season, Josef Martinez is the hotter of the two strikers after Week 19.  The Atlanta
COMMERCE CITY, Colo. – Dick’s Sporting Goods Park was the backdrop of an international friendly between two Kroenke-owned football clubs as the Colorado Rapids hosted English Premier League giants Arsenal on Monday evening. With Colorado in the midst of its league campaign and Arsenal ramping up its preseason, both clubs entered the match with line
Week 19 in Major League Soccer was already chaotic enough before the first Hudson River Derby of the season kicked off.  Once the match between the New York Red Bulls  and New York City FC was completed, all everyone wanted to talk about was a changed call from a corner kick to a throw-in that led to Daniel Royer’s game-winning goal. Pro Soccer USA
Daniel Royer guided New York Red Bulls to an MLS derby win on Sunday, while Seattle Sounders edged Atlanta United. The Red Bulls came from behind to overcome New York City 2-1 in the Hudson River Derby. City took a seventh-minute lead at Red Bull Arena, Heber getting on the end of Anton Tinnerholm’s cross […] The post MLS Review: Royer leads Red Bu
In a wild match that had it all, the Colorado Rapids drew the Portland Timbers 2-2 in their first visit to the newly remodeled Providence Park. Portland too an early 1-0 lead in the 27th minute on a Tommy Smith own goal before Jonathan Lewis responded a minute later to level the match at 1-1. In the second half, the Timbers went down to 10 men on a
Real Salt Lake showed no mercy as they shocked high-flying Philadelphia Union 4-0 in MLS, while Jozy Altidore’s stunner inspired Toronto. Jefferson Savarino guided RSL with a brace and an assist to upstage visiting Eastern Conference leaders Philadelphia on Saturday. Savarino latched onto an Aaron Herrera ball to open the scoring in the 23rd minute
PORTLAND, Ore. — Colorado midfielder Sam Nicholson scored the equalizer in the 76th minute, helping the Rapids earn a 2-2 draw with the Portland Timbers on Saturday night. Nicholson’s first goal of the season was a left-footed strike from the top of the box that left Timbers goalkeeper Steve Clark flat-footed. It came after Portland took a one-goal
Competition: MLS Market: Minnesota United win Odds: 3/4 @ Bet 365 With the chance to extend their very eye-catching rise up the Western Conference, Minnesota United will welcome FC Dallas to Allianz Field on Sunday. Starting with the hosts, putting in yet another dominant display in their 6-1 win over New Mexico in midweek, a result that booked […]
LA Galaxy suffered another California Clasico defeat to fall further behind rivals Los Angeles FC in the Western Conference in MLS. Beaten by the San Jose Earthquakes in late June, Galaxy went down again, losing 3-1 at Dignity Health Sports Park in California. Rolf Feltscher opened the scoring in just the second minute for Galaxy, […] The post MLS
Get your popcorn ready.  Rivalry clashes headline the Week 19 slate in Major League Soccer, with the Cali Clasico, 401 Derby and Hudson River Derby all taking place over three days.  In addition to the rivalry matches, there are a few other intriguing bouts that could change the complexion of the playoff races in each conference.  A majority of the
Barcelona have got their man with the arrival of France striker Antoine Griezmann. Is he good? Oh, yes.
Competition: MLS Market: Both teams to score Odds: 8/13 @ Bet 365 Now in a battle to refind their form, DC United will welcome New England to Audi Field in the early hours of Saturday. Starting with the hosts, after suffering a 2-0 loss away at Dallas in midweek, DC United have missed out on a string of […] The post Both teams to score at DC United
Competition: MLS Market: Los Angeles FC win Odds: 13/8 @ Bet 365 Looking to put their US Open Cup heartbreak behind them, LAFC will make the trip to Texas in the early hours of Saturday morning. Starting with the hosts, after shipping three away at rock-bottom FC Cincinnati last weekend, Houston find themselves in the midst of a […] The post Los An
A total of €2.04bn will be distributed to clubs competing in the 2019/20 UEFA Champions League and the 2019 UEFA Super Cup.
Competition: US Open Cup Market: Atlanta United win and over 2.5 goals Odds: 5/6 @ Bet 365 Handed a real chance to secure a semi-final spot in this year’s US Open Cup, Atlanta United will host a struggling Saint Louis at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium in the early hours of Thursday. Starting with the hosts, after suffering more late […] The post Atlanta
With 19 matches crammed into four matchdays, Week 18 was the busiest one yet in the 2019 MLS regular season, with multiple teams playing double games. That might be great for the fantasy players, but it lent itself to a lot of mixed results for most of the league. A win in the midweek, followed by a loss on the weekend or vice versa. As a result th
It only took one week for Carlos Vela and Los Angeles FC to get back on track and reinforce their dominance on top of Major League Soccer.  Vela’s historic scoring campaign has put him on top of the Major League Soccer Player Rankings for most of the 2019 season, and, after missing out on No. 1 last week, he has regained the position he has made ho
When you jot down the list of Major League Soccer’s best rivalries right now, it does not take long to write out Atlanta United versus the New York Red Bulls .  Two of the best sides in the Eastern Conference clashed heads in another memorable match on Sunday, playing to a 3-3 draw after late goals by the star striker on each side.  MATCH RECAP, pr