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Plague confirmed in areas around Dick’s Sporting Goods Park ahead of Colorado-Montreal match

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
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Bojan Krkic nearing MLS move

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
The challengers are mounting beneath Carlos Vela for the No. 1 position in the Pro Soccer USA Major League Soccer Player Rankings.  A collection of strikers found their form in July, and it has led to one of the toughest lists we have put together all season.  Surging teams like the New England Revolution continue to make a significant impact on th
As some of Major League Soccer’s best descend on Orlando for the MLS All-Star Game against Atletico Madrid and the MLS Homegrown Game against Chivas de Guadalajara’s U-20 side, the best teams in MLS are starting to emerge in the Pro Soccer USA Power Rankings. The league’s balance of power continues to trend western, with four of the top five teams
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The Colorado Rapids lost their second-straight match, this time on the road, falling to the San Jose Earthquakes, 3-1. The Quakes took a 2-0 lead into halftime on an own goal by Lalas Abubakar (2’) and another from Vako (34’). Shea Salinas added a third goal for the hosts in the 83rd minute, but Diego Rubio scored for Colorado five minutes later to
Lassi Lappalainen impressed on debut as Montreal Impact thrashed Philadelphia Union in MLS on Saturday, while LA Galaxy were well beaten. Braces from Lappalainen and Orji Okwonkwo saw Montreal crush Eastern Conference leaders Philadelphia 4-0 in Quebec. Zachary Brault-Guillard’s beautiful pass set up Lappalainen for the opener after just four minut
SAN JOSE, Calif. — The San Jose Earthquakes weren’t as prolific with their shooting as in past games, but that didn’t matter much in a comprehensive 3-1 win over the visiting Colorado Rapids. The Avaya Stadium announced crowd of 17,762 were treated to an entertaining performance by the Quakes. An own goal by the Rapids less than two minutes into th
SAN JOSE, Calif. — The San Jose Earthquakes are the talk of MLS, having put their early season struggle behind them and cemented their name in the Western Conference playoffs conversation. The Quakes are 5-1-0 in their last six matches, and at Avaya Stadium, where they host the Colorado Rapids Saturday night (kickoff at 7:00 p.m.), they’ve gone unb
Competition: MLS Market: New York Red Bulls win and over 1.5 goals Odds: 21/20 @ Bet 365 Still dreaming of making a late push for the Eastern title, the Red Bulls will welcome a struggling Columbus Crew to New Jersey in the early hours of Sunday morning. Starting with the hosts, coming off the back of a 1-0 […] The post New York Red Bulls 21/20 to
Competition: MLS Market: New England Revolution win and over 1.5 goals Odds: 5/6 @ Bet 365 Looking to shore up their spot in the play-offs, a high-flying New England will welcome Orlando City to the Gillette Stadium in the early hours of Thursday. Starting with the hosts, putting in another dominant display in their 2-0 win away at […] The post New
Supporters’ Shield leaders Los Angeles FC put their derby disappointment aside to overcome Atlanta United 4-3 in a thrilling MLS clash on Friday. LAFC succumbed to a Zlatan Ibrahimovic hat-trick in last week’s loss to city rivals LA Galaxy, however, Bob Bradley’s high-flying side bounced back. Four unanswered goals from Adama Diomande, Diego Rossi,
Inter Miami, the MLS team backed by David Beckham, have confirmed Matias Pellegrini and Julian Carranza as their first signings. Pellegrini joins from Estudiantes as a Young Designated Player, while Carranza arrives from Banfield. Both 19-year-old Argentina youth internationals will return to their respective clubs on loan until January. They are t
Competition: MLS Market: Both teams to score Odds: 4/7 @ Bet 365 In what has been labeled the glamour tie of this weekend’s MLS fixtures, defending champions Atlanta United will make the trip to Western leaders LAFC in the early hours of Saturday morning. Starting with the hosts, after suffering a 3-2 loss away at LA Galaxy last […] The post Both t
For the second consecutive week, the marquee match of the Major League Soccer weekend takes place Friday night in Los Angeles.  In Week 21, Los Angeles FC welcomes Atlanta United to Banc of California Stadium in what some could hype up as an MLS Cup preview.  Bob Bradley’s LAFC has dominated the majority of the 2019 campaign, but some concerns have
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Another week in the books with more spicy rivalry matches. A week after the Hudson River Derby was decided, El Trafico took center stage, which was followed by a Cascadia Cup showdown two days later. How do these matches affect the Pro Soccer USA Power Rankings in Week 20? Despite the home defeat , LAFC remain atop the rankings, while the LA Galaxy
The New England Revolution’s unbeaten streak has been on our radar for a few weeks.  The praise has trickled in for Bruce Arena’s team, and it broke out in a major way in Week 20, when they downed Vancouver and FC Cincinnati by multiple goals.  New England’s impressive attacking performance led us to add two of its players to the top 10 of the Pro