7:54 PM EST, Mon January 23, 2017
ESPN FC 7 hours ago

D.C. United signs Ian Harkes as homegrown player

Ian Harkes has signed a homegrown deal with his former academy club, D.C. United. Hermann Trophy winner Ian Harkes signed his first pro contract on Monday, joining D.C United as a homegrown player. Harkes, the son of former U.S. international John Harkes, was honored as the top college player earlier this month after leading Wake Forest to the NCAA championship game, which it lost to Stanford on penalties. The 21-year-old previously played for D.C. Uniteds academy, which made him eligible to sign a homegrown deal with the club and exempted him from the MLS SuperDraft. We are...
Oregonian 7 hours ago
Dairon Asprilla returns to Portland Timbers from loan

Dairon Asprilla returns to Portland Timbers from loan

Winger Dairon Asprilla has returned to the Portland Timbers from a loan with Colombian side Millonarios F.C.
ESPN FC 7 hours ago

The Sweeper: Costa's chitchat celebration

Diego Costas too much talk goal celebration and Jack Wilsheres praise for Rooney take Twitter by storm in The Sweeper.
ESPN FC 7 hours ago

Forward Alan Gordon signs with the Colorado Rapids on one-year deal

Alan Gordon will play for the Colorado Rapids in 2017. Striker Alan Gordon has joined the Colorado Rapids on a one-year-contract, the MLS club announced on Monday. Gordon, 35, moves to Colorado after spending the past three seasons with the LA Galaxy, his second stint with the team. He signed as a free agent after scoring three goals in 22 league appearances last year. The deal is subject to a medical. Alan has a lot of the qualities that we look for in a center-forward and we are certain he will help us increase our attacking output, Rapids coach...

Hershey-born U.S. national team star Christian Pulisic signs new contract at Borussia Dortmund

Hershey native Christian Pulisic has signed a new contract with German powerhouse Borussia Dortmund.

FIFA going to Kremlin for World Cup draw in December

ZURICH (AP) — FIFA says it will stage the 2018 World Cup draw on Dec. 1 at a Kremlin concert hall in Moscow.
Denver Post 8 hours ago
Rapids sign free-agent striker Alan Gordon

Rapids sign free-agent striker Alan Gordon

The former Los Angeles Galaxy striker provides the Rapids depth at center forward in a season in which they will have the additional games in CONCACAF Champions League.
Washington Post 9 hours ago
Like father, like son: Ian Harkes signs with D.C. United

Like father, like son: Ian Harkes signs with D.C. United

Ian Harkes was too young in the 1990s to capture memories of his father in a D.C. United uniform. Videos, photos and stories, both written and told, have filled in the blanks. The ties that bind father and son to the MLS organization, however, have run constant through the years. And with his signature on […]
Oregonian 16 hours ago
Sports on TV, radio for Monday, January 23: NBA, NHL, Pilots, Australian Open, more

Sports on TV, radio for Monday, January 23: NBA, NHL, Pilots, Australian Open, more

Local games and sports on the air on January 23
ESPN FC 21 hours ago

'Blindsided' Dax McCarty thanks NY Red Bulls after trade to Chicago Fire

Dax McCarty says hes still processing the last 24 hours emotionally and is relishing being back with the national team. Former New York Red Bulls and captain Dax McCarty took to Twitter to write a heartfelt and amusing thank you to the teams fans on Sunday. McCarty, 29. wrote that he was blindsided when he found out he had been traded from the Red Bulls to the Chicago Fire for general allocation money on Jan. 16. #RBNY #ThankYou pic.twitter.com/dzSJjVUFu4 - Dax McCarty (@DaxMcCarty11) January 22, 2017 After making a lighthearted reference to the comedy Old School, McCarty wrote in his...
Washington Post Jan 22, 2017
Ready, set, go: D.C. United to open training camp with familiar look

Ready, set, go: D.C. United to open training camp with familiar look

Not an hour had passed after D.C. United’s 2016 season ended when Coach Ben Olsen addressed 2017. There was no talk of blowing up the roster or reevaluating the course set by the organization. Quite the contrary. “I’m extremely excited to work with them again,” he said after a first-round MLS playoff defeat to Montreal […]
Oregonian Jan 22, 2017
Sports on TV, radio for Sunday, January 22: NFL playoffs, NHL, UO, OSU women, more

Sports on TV, radio for Sunday, January 22: NFL playoffs, NHL, UO, OSU women, more

Local games and sports on the air on January 22
Oregonian Jan 21, 2017
Portland Timbers set to re-sign Amobi Okugo

Portland Timbers set to re-sign Amobi Okugo

The Portland Timbers are set to re-sign midfielder Amobi Okugo.
Oregonian Jan 21, 2017
Dairon Asprilla will reportedly rejoin Portland Timbers

Dairon Asprilla will reportedly rejoin Portland Timbers

Colombian winger Dairon Asprilla will reportedly rejoin the Portland Timbers this season.

MLS Player News

  • 2 Chance Myers

    Chance Myers

    Timbers sign Myers, make other moves before camp The Associated Press

  • 2 Alan Gordon

    Alan Gordon

    Rapids sign free-agent striker Alan Gordon

  • 1 Liam Ridgewell

    Liam Ridgewell

    Watch: Portland Timbers captain Liam Ridgewell addresses dropped drunken driving charges

  • 1 Diego Valeri

    Diego Valeri

    Portland Timbers sign defender Chance Myers, re-sign Amobi Okugo

  • 1 Dax McCarty

    Dax McCarty

    'Blindsided' Dax McCarty thanks NY Red Bulls after trade to Chicago Fire

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