Leagues - News
Star-studded Seattle Reign primed for electric 2014 NWSL season
SEATTLE — Bill Predmore and Laura Harvey could have been forgiven for showing residual frustration after a disappointing 2013 season. Instead, the Seattle Reign’s owner and general manager (who is also the head coach) seem energized. Before the last Nation...
Richmond Kickers, Maryland Terrapins open spring season with exhibition battle
By Kai Dambach, Special to SoccerWire.com RICHMOND, Va. — Two of the strongest men’s teams in the Mid-Atlantic area finally stepped back on the pitch last weekend after strong 2013 seasons. Coming off a top-of-the-table regular season and semifinal...
D.C. United to kick off 2014 MLS season at home against Columbus Crew
With a chance at a fresh start after a disappointing 2013, D.C. United will host the Columbus Crew on Saturday at RFK Stadium to kick off the 2014 MLS season.
Lines drawn: MLS expansion raises knotty issues for NASL commish Bill Peterson
Despite the vast size of the United States and Canada, Major League Soccer and the North American Soccer League are set to do battle in key cities. Possible MLS expansion plans would encroach into soccer markets already being tapped by the second-division leag...
New York Red Bulls sign Duvall, Oyongo and Stevenson
The New York Red Bulls have signed defenders Chris Duvall and Ambroise Oyongo and midfielder Eric Stevenson.
Charlotte Eagles add pair of fFormer USL PDL standouts
The Charlotte Eagles have signed forward David Geno and defender JJ Greer.
Should Sporting Kansas City’s 16-year-old prodigy Erik Palmer-Brown move to Europe?
It is a question that polarizes US soccer fans’ opinions. Should Erik Palmer-Brown, a center back for Sporting Kansas City who at the age of 16 is the youngest player on a 2014 MLS roster, give in to the lure of joining one of Europe’s most prestigious clu...
Chivas USA acquire forward Leandro Barrera on loan from Argentinos Juniors
Chivas USA have acquired Argentine forward Leandro Barrera, who joins the Red-and-White on loan from Asociación Atlética Argentinos Juniors in the country’s First Division.
Seattle Sounders FC signs midfielder Michael Azira
Seattle Sounders FC has signed midfielder Michael Azira. Per Major League Soccer and club policy, terms were not disclosed.
Jefferson Cup draws nation’s youth elite to open spring with rugged competition
It’s that time of year again. Defying rain, snow, sleet and in some ways even the dark of night, the Richmond Strikers are set to welcome hundreds of North America’s top youth teams to central Virginia over the next two weekends for the Jefferson C...
Leagues - Notes & Boasts
- 03/07/14 Richmond Kickers sign George Mason alum Hugh Roberts
- 03/07/14 Amos Magee joins D.C. United as U-23 head coach and assistant coach to...
- 03/07/14 NSCAATV to feature 2014 USL PRO games
- 03/07/14 Richmond Kickers host VCU Saturday during Jefferson Cup
- 03/07/14 All three D.C. United Academy teams win in season openers
- 03/06/14 Rudy Pompert rejoins Western New York Flash as goalkeeper coach
- 03/06/14 Vancouver Whitecaps send midfielder Matt Watson to Chicago, acquire in...
- 03/05/14 D.C. United’s Chris Korb undergoes knee surgery
- 03/05/14 Inter Milan’s Enzo Concina joins D.C. United as assistant coach
- 03/04/14 Portland Thorns FC to play two friendlies during preseason in Tucson
- 03/04/14 D.C. United and DC Brau launch ‘The Tradition’ beer can for regular se...
- 03/03/14 New York Red Bulls General Manager Jerome de Bontin resigns
- 02/28/14 D.C. United’s Mike Schoenbrun promoted to Chief Revenue Officer
- 02/27/14 New York Red Bulls’ Tim Cahill and Roy Miller called up for inte...
- 02/27/14 Columbus Crew’s Giancarlo Gonzalez and Waylon Francis earn inter...