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Kaka upset at second successive playoff failure

Kaka admits he is feeling “sad” after he and his teammates failed to get Orlando City into the playoffs for a second season running. Having been founded in 2013, making their debut as an MLS Franchise in 2015, the club were hoping to make an instant impact with their attractive location and Kaka was the…read more

Gerrard remains undecided on future

Steven Gerrard says he is still debating whether or not this will be his final season as a footballer, or if to prolong his career for another “six or twelve months”. Gerrard, 36, is set to take part in the MLS Playoffs for a second consecutive season, with the LA Galaxy currently sat 3rd in…read more

Dempsey returns to Sounders training

Seattle Sounders forward Clint Dempsey has returned to training this week after suffering from an irregular heartbeat. Dempsey underwent an as of yet unspecified procedure to deal with the issue, something which appears now to have been addressed judging by his return to practise. Sounders General Manager Garth Lagerwey is still optimistic of Dempsey’s chances…read more

Pirlo turned down Inter switch

New York City midfielder Andrea Pirlo has revealed he turned down the opportunity to move back to Inter Milan to work under Roberto Mancini. Pirlo and NYC currently sit 3rd in the Eastern Conference standings and are set to make their first appearance in the playoffs during this offseason. Despite moving across the Atlantic from…read more

Nigel De Jong likely to leave LA Galaxy

Current LA Galaxy midfielder Nigel De Jong is looking likely to leave the club, after Turkish club Galatasaray have stepped up their approach for the player. According to an MLS source, the player could be a Galatasaray player by the time the European transfer window closes on Thursday. Nigel De Jong, the dutch international, joined…read more

Keane ‘dreading’ international retirement

LA Galaxy striker Robbie Keane says he has ‘dreaded’ the day he would retire from international football, but admits it’s the right time for him to do so. Keane, 36, has represented his earned 145 caps from his country since making his senior debut in 1998, scoring an incredible 67 goals during that time to…read more

Kreis: Result not about me

Orlando City boss Jason Kreis says his side’s 2-1 win over New York City FC should resemble no form of revenge on his part, having been sacked by the club last year. Kaka scored twice as the Lions continued their pursuit of the playoffs and now sit just one point behind 6th-placed side DC United,…read more

Chaplow faces two-game ban

Richard Chaplow will miss two games for the Orange County Blues Football club after being banned for using “offensive and abusive language”. Chaplow, 31, has been accused of using homophobic language towards LA Galaxy defender Robbie Rogers, with the Galaxy man confirming on his Facebook page what he feels was abusive language regarding his sexuality….read more

Vieira takes dig at Arsenal

  New York City manager Patrick Vieira has taken a swipe at his former club Arsenal, criticising their lack of ‘physical presence and personality’. Vieira’s side defeated the LA Galaxy 1-0 at the weekend to retain their place at the top of the Eastern Conference thanks to David Villa’s goal. But, in an interview with…read more

Lampard excited for LA Galaxy clash

Former Chelsea and Manchester City star Frank Lampard says that he is excited of the prospect of facing LA Galaxy, labelling it as one of the games which is circled in his calendar.   He said that the kind of games that are circled are the derbies against New York Red Bulls, the reunion with…read more