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Columbus Dispatch Aug 1, 2015

Game preview: Crew vs. Orlando City

adcelannotate = {"mobilepaywallcategory" : "MOBILE_PREM-SPORTS","nativepaywallcategory" : "NATIVE_PREM-SPORTS"};How it might play out: It’s getting more and more difficult to predict which Crew team will show up. Will it be the one that ran Chicago off the field at home two weeks ago, or the one that allowed three goals during the final 40 minutes at home last weekend? Either way, both teams like to attack, and an open game could play to the Crew’s strengths.
Toronto Sun Aug 1, 2015
TFC going for some bonus points in New England

TFC going for some bonus points in New England

It’s August, Toronto FC fans, and the Reds aren’t talking “must-wins”. That, in itself, is a win.
CSN Washington Jul 31, 2015

Fans' faces to appear on D.C. United jerseys

Thanks to a new MLS initiative, D.C. United fans could soon see their faces on the team's jerseys.
Columbus Dispatch Jul 31, 2015

Major League Soccer: Crew’s fitful play hinders separation from pack

adcelannotate = {"mobilepaywallcategory" : "MOBILE_PREM-SPORTS","nativepaywallcategory" : "NATIVE_PREM-SPORTS"};Last Saturday's 3-3 tie with Toronto seemed to be the latest setback in a season of fits and starts, where the Crew continues to allow deflating goals early and late in games. Yet, at 8-7-7, the Crew’s overall record is about as consistent as possible in Major League Soccer. The Crew is one of five teams to have just one streak of two losses this season.
philly.com Jul 31, 2015

Barnetta joins Union and may play Saturday

The Union introduced their newest player, Swiss international midfielder-forward Tranquillo Barnetta and aren't expected to waste any time incorporating him into the lineup.
Washington Post Jul 31, 2015

For D.C. United’s Alvaro Saborio, it gets real Saturday at RFK Stadium

Shortly after acquiring Alvaro Saborio from Real Salt Lake for Luis Silva two weeks ago, D.C. United Coach Ben Olsen realized the teams would soon meet for the only time this season. “We were like, ‘Oh yeah, we play them,’ ” Olsen said Friday. “We always know the schedule but are usually locked into the […]
CSN Washington Jul 31, 2015

Saborio, D.C. United host Real Salt Lake

Alvaro Saborio faces his former team as D.C. United prepares to host Real Salt Lake.
philly.com Jul 30, 2015

Union know playoff push starts with Saturday's game

Union coach Jim Curtin was directly critical of his team before the home stretch of its season.
Washington Post Jul 30, 2015

D.C. United news and notes

*No confirmation from the league yet, but D.C. United goalkeeper Bill Hamid and defender Sean Franklin were apparently among the more than 30 MLS “all-stars,” a designation that carries bonuses. Both are injured and weren’t considered for the 22-man game-day roster against Tottenham Hotspur on Wednesday night at DSG Park. *Injury updates: Hamid (knee and […]
Columbus Dispatch Jul 30, 2015

Crew SC: Afful to join roster, possibly as starter

adcelannotate = {"mobilepaywallcategory" : "MOBILE_PREM-SPORTS","nativepaywallcategory" : "NATIVE_PREM-SPORTS"};After failing to secure its first right back target this summer, Crew SC has brought in what it thinks should be a starter in Ghanaian Harrison Afful. The 29-year-old flew into town Tuesday night, went through a partial practice session today and will officially be added to the roster upon receipt of his International Transfer Certificate and P-1 visa.
CSN Washington Jul 30, 2015

Wambach reflects on World Cup, soccer career

Abby Wambach joined SportsTalk Live to talk about her career, accomplishments and the team's run to the World Cup.
Columbus Dispatch Jul 30, 2015

Around soccer: Three from Crew help MLS All-Stars to win

adcelannotate = {"mobilepaywallcategory" : "MOBILE_PREM-SPORTS","nativepaywallcategory" : "NATIVE_PREM-SPORTS"};Three Crew SC players were on the field at the same time as Major League Soccer’s All-Star team played host to English team Tottenham Hotspur on Wednesday night at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park in Commerce City, Colorado. Forward Kei Kamara, midfielder Ethan Finlay and defender Waylon Francis all came on for the second half as the MLS team earned a 2-1 victory.
Houston Chronicle Jul 29, 2015

Lloyd continues scoring binge to give Dash a win

The Dash defeated FC Kansas City 3-2 and earned their first victory against them in franchise history. FC Kansas City had dominated the all-time series with three victories, two ties and 11 goals. All three victories came at BBVA Compass Stadium. FC Kansas City tried to make it four consecutive victories in Houston with a goal in the third minute of the game. That was until Dash midfielder Carli Lloyd ignited a crowd of 6,425 by scoring in her seventh consecutive game, including four World Cup games. The veteran darted around a defender and placed a laser shot over the head of FC Kansas...
philly.com Jul 29, 2015

Nogueira out; Swiss star signs

Union midfielder Vincent Nogueira will miss the foreseeable future with a right quad injury, coach Jim Curtin said at his weekly news conference Wednesday.

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