4:54 PM EDT, Tue July 29, 2014
Washington Post 4 hours ago

Soccer Insider: D.C. United acquires defender Kofi Opare in trade with Los Angeles Galaxy

With Jeff Parke sidelined indefinitely with migraine headaches, D.C. United addressed depth in central defense Tuesday by acquiring second-year pro Kofi Opare from the Los Angeles Galaxy. In exchange, United agreed to swap positions in MLS’s allocation order, which is used when some U.S. national team players sign with the league. The Galaxy is now third on the list, while United drops to 11th. D.C. also received a second-round pick in the 2015 MLS draft. Read full article >>

D.C. United acquires defender Kofi Opare in trade with Los Angeles Galaxy

With Jeff Parke sidelined indefinitely with migraine headaches, D.C. United addressed depth in central defense Tuesday by acquiring second-year pro Kofi Opare from the Los Angeles Galaxy. In exchange, United agreed to swap positions in MLS’s allocation order, which is used when some U.S. national team players sign with the league. The Galaxy is now […]
Washington Post 6 hours ago

New Manchester United manager calls squad ‘broken’

Another day, another quotable Louis van Gaal soundbite. The new Manchester United manager told The Guardian that the pressure of immediately succeeding United legend Alex Ferguson would not have bothered him, and in fact he may have preferred it. Read full article >>
Columbus Dispatch 12 hours ago

Sports roundup: Lakers make it official ... Scott is their new coach

The Los Angeles Lakers officially hired Byron Scott as their coach yesterday, ending a search of almost three months by choosing a familiar name to Lakers followers.
CSN Washington 18 hours ago

Manchester United-Inter Milan preview

Manchester United and Inter Milan invade FedEx Field for the International Champions Cup competition.
Washington Post 22 hours ago

Manchester United Inter Milan match is part of a marketing initiative, not tournament

ON SOCCER | On Tuesday night, tens of thousands of fans will pay top dollar and stream into FedEx Field to watch a preseason game featuring a fabled organization with a new coach trying to recover from a dour year. Typical of these affairs, several top players will sit out, others will perform only until halftime and no one will lose sleep about the outcome. Read full article >>
CSN Washington 23 hours ago

D.C. United's Andrew Dykstra to miss remainder of season

A D.C. United goalkeeper is out for the remainder of the season due to injury. Details here.
Washington Post Jul 28, 2014

Soccer Insider: D.C. United defender Jeff Parke sidelined by migraine headaches

Jeff Parke‘s foot is just fine. His head is not. The D.C. United defender recovered from a long-term foot injury a few weeks ago, the club said Monday, and is now sidelined indefinitely with migraine headaches. Read full article >>

D.C. United defender Jeff Parke sidelined by migraine headaches

Jeff Parke‘s foot is just fine. His head is not. The D.C. United defender recovered from a long-term foot injury a few weeks ago, the club said Monday, and is now sidelined indefinitely with migraine headaches. United officials are not sure if the migraines were caused by a blow to the head this season, stem […]
The Crew Jul 28, 2014
Sirk's Notebook: Catching Up Edition

Sirk's Notebook: Catching Up Edition

Over the past week, most of my available “Crew time” as been spent doing work related to my new book “Kirk Urso: Forever Massive.” You can learn more about it and order it here: www.thecrew.com/forevermassive. All proceeds go to the Kirk Urso Memorial Fund. Thank you to those who have already ordered and I hope everyone loves the book as much as all of us loved putting it together. Read More
The Crew Jul 28, 2014
Black & Gold Bullets: July 28

Black & Gold Bullets: July 28

Thanks to a brilliant free kick by Federico Higuain and a late goal from Ethan Finlay, the Crew was victorious against the New England Revolution on Saturday. Read More
The Crew Jul 28, 2014
Eastern Conference round-up: July 28

Eastern Conference round-up: July 28

1. Sporting Kansas City — 38 pts. | 2-1 win at Toronto FC; Week 21: vs. Philadelphia Union In a week where many Eastern Conference sides had byes from League play, Sporting Kansas City extended its lead atop the standings with a gigantic road victory at Toronto FC. 2. D.C. United – 34 pts. | Bye; Week 21: vs. Toronto FC, at Houston Dynamo Read More
The Crew Jul 28, 2014
Post-match quotes: Crew at New England Revolution

Post-match quotes: Crew at New England Revolution

COLUMBUS CREW SPORTING DIRECTOR AND HEAD COACH GREGG BERHALTER On the victory: Overall, I’m pleased. Obviously, New England has quality up top. They have a lot of versatile guys that move around and make it difficult. I think we defended well and created enough chances to win the game. Overall I’m pleased. You need these games to build the team. You need to be battle tested, and games like this battle test you. On Ethan Finlays winner: Read More

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