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Washington Post May 19, 2015

Soccer Insider: Gedion Zelalem makes U.S. debut

Gedion Zelalem has taken incremental steps toward representing the United States in official soccer competition:1. Acquire U.S. passport. (December)2. Request association switch to U.S. program from Germany. (January)Read full article >>
Columbus Dispatch May 19, 2015

Sports roundup: Olympics official says Boston isn’t lock to be U.S. bid city

Boston’s troubled bid for the 2024 Olympics took another ding on Monday, when a key U.S. Olympic leader suggested the city was no sure thing to remain the American candidate to bid for the games.
Toronto Sun May 18, 2015
TFC's kids are alright

TFC's kids are alright

Toronto FC’s small — quite literally — successes are often overlooked.
philly.com May 18, 2015

Union's head of soccer operations moving on

Once again, the Union are looking for a head of soccer operations. The team's CEO and operating partner, Nick Sakiewicz, said Monday that Rene Meulensteen's six-month term as consultant will end this month and will not be extended. Meulensteen is leaving for personal reasons, Sakiewicz said.

Univision's World Cup plan: U.S., Mexico equally important

An inside look at the network's plans to bring you all of the action from Brazil.
The Crew May 18, 2015
Black & Gold looking to shine on national TV

Black & Gold looking to shine on national TV

It’s one of the biggest rivalries in Major League Soccer and it’s getting the stage it deserves – on national television under floodlights. When Columbus Crew SC welcomes the Chicago Fire at MAPFRE Stadium at 8 p.m. this Friday, soccer fans across the country will tune in to Univision Deportes for an Eastern Conference clash that promises to be entertaining. Read More
Washington Post May 18, 2015

Soccer Insider: D.C. United signs Argentine attacker

D.C. United has signed forward-midfielder Facundo Coria, an Argentine free agent who has not played in a competitive match since November. Terms were not disclosed.“He is a talented player who is in the prime of his career, and he will provide us with another quality attacking option,” General Manager Dave Kasper said of Coria, who will turn 28 on May 28.Read full article >>
CSN Washington May 18, 2015

D.C. United signs Argentinean forward/midfilder

D.C. United has signed Argentinean forward/midfilder Facundo Coria according to the club’s website.
The Crew May 18, 2015
Black & Gold Bullets: May 18, 2015

Black & Gold Bullets: May 18, 2015

Andrew King of MLSsoccer.com takes a look at Emanuel Pogatetz, who is adjusting nicely to life with Columbus Crew SC. Romain Gall is focused on making an impact for the Black & Gold. Soccer By Ives Franco Panizo has more on the promising Crew SC midfielder. For a recap of this past weekends MLS action, head to Soccer America. Read More
The Crew May 18, 2015
Eastern Conference Roundup: May 18

Eastern Conference Roundup: May 18

D.C. United – 21 pts. | 2-1 win vs. Orlando City, 1-0 loss at Philadelphia, Week 12: at New England After defeating Orlando City SC to claim the top spot in the Eastern Conference, D.C. United’s eight-game unbeaten streak came to an end in Philadelphia. New England Revolution – 19 pts. | 1-1 draw vs. Toronto FC, Week 12: at Kansas City, vs. D.C. United A first-half header from striker Juan Agudelo helped New England earn the draw and extend its unbeaten streak at home to 15 games. Read More
CSN Washington May 18, 2015

United’s stumble in Philadelphia was unexpected

D.C. United was reminded of the challenges of MLS Sunday night after a 1-0 road loss to the Philadelphia Union to end the Black and Red’s eight game unbeaten streak.
Columbus Dispatch May 18, 2015

Soccer | Around MLS: A first for Orlando City

Orlando City 4, Galaxy 0: Kaka had a goal and an assist and expansion Orlando City beat Los Angeles on Sunday for the first home victory in team history.
philly.com May 18, 2015

For Union fans, victory a good sign

Sons of Ben support group staged protest before Philly defeated D.C. United for just its second win of season.
philly.com May 17, 2015

Union show some life in 1-0 victory over United

With a disgruntled fan club protesting before the game, the Union shook off all the drama Sunday night to put forth their best result of the season.
CSN Washington May 17, 2015

Last-minute goal lifts Philadelphia over D.C. United

Just when it looked like D.C. United might leave Philadelphia with a draw, a last-minute goal spoiled it.

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