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Who will win the MLS Cup 2017?

  We are now down to our final four of the season, with some big names already knocked out of the playoffs. However, the four teams still in the competition will all feel they have a very good chance of going on to win it now. The four teams that still remain in the competition…read more

Drogba willing to be patient at Montreal

Didier Drogba says he is willing to start as a substitute throughout Montreal Impact’s play-off run – that after previous refusing to appear on the bench. Drogba hasn’t featured for Impact in the past month due to the subsequent fallout from his stance at the decision, although the club have put that down to a…read more

Gerrard “always welcome” at Liverpool

Jurgen Klopp says Steven Gerrard is “always welcome” at Liverpool, after the LA Galaxy midfielder hinted that he would retire at the end of the season. Galaxy have already booked their place in the playoffs this season after wrapping up the regular season with a tame 0-0 draw at home to FC Dallas, with Gerrard…read more

Kljestan: Recall a “second chance”

New York Red Bulls midfielder Sacha Kljestan admits his recall to the U.S. National Men’s Team feels like a “second chance”. Kljestan, 31, made his debut nine years ago for the US, but has appeared just four times for his country since the beginning of 2014. However, his form for New York Red Bulls –…read more

Red Bulls rule out Schweinsteiger deal

New York Red Bulls’ Head of Global Soccer Oliver Mintzlaff says that Bastian Schweinsteiger is not on the club’s list of targets and has ruled out a potential deal for the former German international. Schweinsteiger, 32, has been frozen out as current club Manchester United, who he has confirmed will be his “final club in…read more

Vieira: Three DP’s will be vital

New York City FC manager Patrick Vieira says that Frank Lampard, Andrea Pirlo and David Villa will be crucial for his team when they embark on their first visit to the playoffs at the end of this month. City’s 4-1 win over Chicago Fire mathematically secured their place in the postseason at the second time…read more

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