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Rooney to Derby: Lampard´s Chelsea chance and other ´golden generation´ coaches

England’s so-called ‘golden generation’ never quite delivered on the pitch, but there might still be hope for success in the coaching arena. Sven-Goran Eriksson’s side were beaten in the quarter-finals of three consecutive major tournaments from 2002 to 2006 despite being considered among the favourites. However, with many of these involved now lon
Major League Soccer (MLS)

Rooney to Derby: DC United captain´s MLS career in numbers so far

Wayne Rooney’s MLS career will be cut short in January after he agreed a deal to leave DC United for Derby County. The former England captain has turned DC’s fortunes around since moving stateside just over a year ago, but he will take up a player-coach role with the Championship club in 2020. United will […] The post Rooney to Derby: DC United cap
Wayne Rooney’s illustrious career will continue back in England when he leaves DC United and joins Derby County in a player-coach capacity in January. Rooney has been a key man for DC in just over a year in MLS so far, but news of a return home with Derby in the Championship quickly developed before the […] The post Rooney to Derby: The ex-Man Unit
Wayne Rooney is “sure” to sign with Derby County but will not take up his player-coach role until January, said the club’s owner. An agreement is set to be finalised on Tuesday after former England captain Rooney flew into London from the United States, where he is contracted to DC United. The 33-year-old still has […] The post ´World-class´ Rooney
Wayne Rooney is “sure” to sign with Derby County but will not take up his player-coach role until January, said the club’s owner. An agreement is set to be finalised on Tuesday after former England captain Rooney flew into London from the United States, where he is contracted to DC United. The 33-year-old still has […] The post ´World-class´ Rooney
According to Sky Sports, former England captain Wayne Rooney is set to become player-coach at Derby, in what would be an incredible move by the Rams. The 33-year-old has two years left on his deal with MLS outfit DC United. The forward has only spent a year in the US top-flight, having made the switch […] The post Wayne Rooney heading back to Engli
Wayne Rooney arrived at Heathrow Airport in England on Tuesday ahead of a reported move to Derby County from MLS side DC United. Rooney, 33, is rumoured to have agreed to a player-coach role under manager Phillip Cocu at Derby, bringing a close to his time in the United States. Media reports relating to a […] The post Rooney arrives at Heathrow Air
Major League Soccer has had some big names in their league in the last five years and soon they might get reinforcements. Wayne Rooney, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Carlos Vela and Bastian Schweinsteiger – among others – have all arrived to the United States and there are plans for a Serie A star to come over, as […] The post NYCFC want to bring Mertens to
MLS has backed Philadelphia Union captain Alejandro Bedoya’s stand against gun violence after he labeled the situation in the United States as “absurd” in the wake of mass shootings over the weekend in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio. Bedoya, who opened the scoring in Philadelphia’s 5-1 thrashing of DC United, took his chance to […] The post MLS u
The top three teams in the Eastern Conference at the end of Week 22 won their games by a combined 10-1 score Saturday and Sunday.  Philadelphia Union , Atlanta United and New York Red Bulls have established a hierarchy atop the crowded playoff race for now, with D.C. United , who lost 5-1 to Jim Curtin’s side on Sunday, sitting in fourth.  The Unio
Philadelphia Union captain Alejandro Bedoya explained his stand against gun violence, labelling the situation in the United States as “absurd”. Bedoya opened the scoring in Philadelphia’s 5-1 thrashing of 10-man DC United in MLS on Sunday and the midfielder took his chance to send a message to the nation’s leaders. Mass shootings in El Paso, […] Th
Philadelphia Union crushed 10-man DC United 5-1 to return to the top of the Eastern Conference but there was more to the game than three points for captain Alejandro Bedoya. Bedoya set the tone away to DC in Washington, where the Union skipper opened the scoring in the third minute on Sunday. The former United […] The post MLS Review: Bedoya calls
Philadelphia Union crushed 10-man DC United 5-1 to return to the top of the Eastern Conference but there was more to the game than three points for captain Alejandro Bedoya. Bedoya set the tone away to DC in Washington, where the Union skipper opened the scoring in the third minute on Sunday. The former United […] The post MLS Review: Bedoya calls
Colorado stormed back from an early own goal to take a 4-1 halftime lead during what turned out to be a nine-goal scoring fest between the Rapids and Montreal Impact Saturday night at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park. Montreal closed the gap to 4-3 in the second half, but the Rapids stayed on the gas as well, tacking on two more goals to earn a 6-3 win a
Josef Martinez equalled his own record for most consecutive MLS games with a goal as defending champions Atlanta United beat LA Galaxy 3-0. Martinez converted a 72nd-minute penalty as the reigning MLS MVP scored in his ninth successive league match on Saturday. The Atlanta star has scored 13 goals in the nine-game period, with Martinez’s […] The po
COMMERCE CITY, Colo. – Despite concerns of a plague outbreak surrounding Saturday’s match between the Colorado Rapids and Montreal Impact , the game played on and Colorado won 6-3 at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park. “Execution, really,” Rapids coach Conor Casey said of the reason behind the win. “We created a lot of chances. We had good energy starting
Competition: MLS Market: Both teams to score Odds: 8/13 @ Bet 365 Two sides who have continued to produce high-scoring encounters, San Jose will welcome Columbus to the Avaya Stadium in the early hours of Sunday. Starting with the hosts, putting in another dominant display in their commanding 3-1 win over Colorado last time out, the mood in […] The
Competition: MLS Market: Over 2.5 goals Odds: 3/5 @ Bet 365 In what could prove to be an incredibly lively encounter, a resurgent New England will welcome LAFC to the Gillette Stadium in the early hours of Sunday. Starting with the hosts, putting in yet another dominant display in their empathic 4-1 win at home to Orlando earlier […] The post Over
With the flipping of the calendar from July to August comes a larger sense of urgency for the Major League Soccer clubs involved in the playoff hunt. The only thing we know for certain regarding the 14 playoff positions, seven in each conference, is that Los Angeles FC appears to be first in line to host MLS Cup by winning the Supporters’ Shield. 
Competition: MLS Market: Both teams to score Odds: 8/13 @ Bet 365 In what could prove to be an extremely lively encounter in New Jersey this weekend, a struggling New York Red Bulls will host a resurgent Toronto late on Saturday night. Starting with the hosts, although the Red Bulls were briefly handed the chance to climb to […] The post Both teams
The Colorado Rapids’ MLS home game against Montreal Impact will go on as scheduled on Saturday, but the post-game fireworks display has been cancelled for a rather unusual reason. In a news release issued on Friday, the Rapids explained the decision as being down to “the confirmed presence of plague-infested fleas affecting prairie dog colonies” […
COMMERCE CITY, Colo. – Saturday night’s game between the Colorado Rapids and Montreal Impact  will continue as scheduled, but there will be several changes at the recommendation of the Tri-County Health Department and the City of Commerce City, due to the discovery of plague-infested prairie dog colonies in the areas surrounding Dick’s Sporting Goo
Bojan Krkic continues his odyssey and it looks like he will go to North America. According to Gianluca Di Marzio, former Barcelona prodigy is close to joining Montreal Impact. The Stoke City forward did not do great for the English club and it seems that he will try to find a new beginning outside of […] The post Bojan Krkic nearing MLS move appear