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January 7th, 2015

MLS Releases 2015 Game Schedule

~~  With all the big news dropping earlier this morning, it was also D-day for the official 2015 MLS Schedule.....  And it definitely doesn't disappoint. Some of the highlights of the 20th year in Major League Soccer :: 'An eight-year television and media rights partnership with ESPN, FOX Sports and Univision that will feature a Univision game of ...
January 7th, 2015

LA Galaxy Signs Steven Gerrard To Designated Player Contract

~~  'Their pursuit of me was very aggressive.....'  That's a damn telling statement right there. 'I'm not going over there for a holiday... I'm going over there to win trophies.'  Just checking all the boxes. via LAGalaxy The LA Galaxy have signed English midfielder Steven Gerrard as a Designated Player, the club announced Wednesday. ...
January 7th, 2015

New York Red Bulls ‘Part Ways’ With Head Coach Mike Petke

~~  At a loss for words right now... While none of us know what went down behind closed doors, there's a few things to keep in mind.  When someone (Ali Curtis) comes in at the top, they usually want 'their' guys... But Petke (who is the heart and soul of #NYRB) taking over when no one else wanted that job, running with it and earning the club a ...
January 6th, 2015 :: DeAndre Yedlin Article – ‘It All Happened So Fast’

~~  There hasn't been a meteoric rise like this since 1998 when Frankie Hejduk came on as a substitute in France against Germany, whipped in three crosses and found himself at Bayer Leverkusen less than a month later.... via FIFA There’s no substitute for skill the old football saying goes. But if there were, it would be speed. Good coaches ...
January 6th, 2015

Seattle Sounders Appoint Garth Lagerwey As General Manager & President of Soccer

~~  You won't find a better guy in Major League Soccer and I'm truly happy for Garth and his family as the make the move to the Pacific Northwest. via SoundersFC Seattle Sounders FC today announced that it has appointed Garth Lagerwey as General Manager and President of Soccer, effective immediately. Lagerwey spent the past seven-plus seasons ...
January 3rd, 2015

Doneil Henry Completes West Ham Move

NEW SIGNING: New boy Doneil Henry has been speaking to West Ham TV after joining the Hammers - #WelcomeDoneil — West Ham United FC (@whufc_official) January 3, 2015 ~~  There wasn't a more shhhhhhhh, behind the scenes maneuvering of a player's rights in 2014 than what happened with Toronto FC and Doneil Henry.... But this ...
December 31st, 2014

People Places and Things

We're pretty blessed around here to be able to spend time on the road traveling, exploring and meeting new people all based around the sport that we love. We get to go to some pretty interesting places, meet some very interesting folks and see some interesting things. Here are a few of my favorite moments from 2014. Late night pickup games in ...
December 31st, 2014

MLS Announces 2015 Schedule To Be Released January 7th

The date is set … The entire 2015 MLS schedule will be announced January 7. — Major League Soccer (@MLS) December 30, 2014 ~~  There it is....  And until then, you've got the opening two weeks of the MLS season to look forward to!