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Lampard nets hat-trick in NYC win

Frank Lampard’s scintillating form continued on Saturday evening, as the midfielder netted a hat-trick to help New York City FC to an emphatic 5-1 win over Colorado Rapids. Lampard opened the scoring in the 28th minute to give NYC the lead, with Michael Ariza sent off just nine minutes later to put Patrick Vieira’s men…read more

Chambers relishing Drogba test

Arsenal defender Calum Chambers says he is looking forward to the challenge Montreal Impact striker Didier Drogba will provide when the pair meet in the MLS All-Star Game. Chambers, 21, will be the Gunners’ most experienced centre-half for the match with Laurent Koscielny offered an extended rest after the Euros, Gabriel Paulista suffering with tonsillitis…read more

Fantasy Football Premier League Preview

  The Premier League 2016/17 season is only a couple of weeks away, and now is that the time to get your fantasy football tips in! Fantasy football has a huge following of people that compete against each other every week, sometimes for pride and sometimes for money. Here we have our team for the…read more

Olympiakos offer $3m for Dom Dwyer

Greek Super League outfit Olympiakos have submitted a $3 million offer for Sporting Kansas City striker Dom Dwyer. Dwyer, 25, scored twice on Sunday evening Sporting KC to help his side secure a comfortable 3-0 victory at home to the struggling Seattle Sounders. A first-round draft pick in 2012, Dwyer has established himself as one…read more

Seattle manager Sigi Schmid: ‘We just weren’t good enough’

Seattle Sounders manager Sigi Schmid has had a week to forget after losing two matches in quick succession. The week started badly with Seattle Sounders getting knocked out of the Open Cup. Manager Sigi Schmid fielded a weakened team for the game, hoping they can win it as well as saving their top players for…read more

Oscar Pareja ‘proud’ of FC Dallas performance

FC Dallas coach has come out saying that he couldn’t be happier with the way his side performed in the draw against Colorado Rapids. It was a top of the table clash with FC Dallas knowing a defeat in the game would have seen them drop to second in the league table. FC Dallas coach,…read more

Giovinco back with a bang

Sebastian Giovinco returned to form on Saturday evening, scoring a hat-trick to help his team to a 4-1 win over D.C. United. The 5ft 4in forward had previously failed to find the back of the net in each of his last eight MLS games, drawing criticism from some during what was the worst goalscoring drought…read more

Arena’s double change saved a day for Galaxy

LA Galaxy faced Seattle Sounders in the quarterfinals of the Open Cup last night and looked as if they were heading out of the competition until the 74th minute. LA Galaxy were trailing 2-1 at the time before coach Bruce Arena made a double substitution in the 74th minute. He brought on Mexican striker Giovani…read more

Gerrard: No job opportunity at Liverpool

Steven Gerrard says he remains in contact with Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp but insists there is currently “no job opportunity” on the table for him once he retires. Gerrard looks set to call time on a distinguished 18-year career at the end of this current MLS season, during which he captained Liverpool to Champions League,…read more

New York City the Place To Be

  New York City have been quite disappointing since they were founded three years ago. However, it now seems as if they are getting into the form many expected a lot earlier on. New York City are enjoying some great form, winning four games in a row and keeping three clean sheets in a row….read more