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Usa
2018 MLS Cup Story draws nearer a conclusion with Conference Finals set
15:00 Wednesday 14th November 2018

While Real Madrid promoted their third B-team coach in as many years and Bayern Munich backed its struggling boss, while Manchester City proved it had more class on the pitch than Manchester United and a manager who would immediately correct…

Usa
MLS Weekend Review: Revenge of the Set Piece
22:03 Monday 30th April 2018

Another Major League Soccer match day is in the books. Let me catch you up. Three Stars 3. Kevin Kratz -- Atlanta United are the Liverpool/Borussia Dortmund of MLS. They will hit you on the counter all day long. If anyone tries to tell you…

Usa
MLS Weekend Review: Toronto FC prioritise CONCACAF Champions League
21:30 Monday 16th April 2018

Another full slate of Major League Soccer action took place over the weekend. Seven Saturday matches squeezed between two apiece on Friday and Sunday. Let me catch you up. Three Stars 3. Bradley Wright-Phillips -- The New York Red Bulls couldn’t…

Usa
MLS Weekend Review: Has NYCFC gone colour blind?
13:00 Monday 26th March 2018

Major League Soccer put on an abbreviated fixture list during the international break with just six matches taking place, all on Saturday. Let me catch you up. Three Stars 3. Sebastian Blanco -- The Portland Timbers no.10 rescued a point for…

Usa
7 English footballers playing in Major League Soccer
21:00 Saturday 10th February 2018

It is becoming increasingly popular for English footballers to make the move across the Atlantic ocean to ply their trade in America. We have seen players like Steven Gerrard, David Beckham and Frank Lampard all have final hurrahs in the Major…

Championship
5 strikers Sunderland should target this transfer window
11:00 Friday 19th January 2018

Sunderland desperately need some attacking reinforcements in this transfer window. The Black Cats currently sit bottom of the Championship table. Relegation to League One is a real possibility if things don't change quickly.  Sunderland's…

Usa
New York Red Bulls becoming small club
14:00 Sunday 7th January 2018

For the second consecutive Major League Soccer off-season New York Red Bulls have traded their captain. For one of the league’s most marketable teams it’s a confounding trend. In January 2017 Red Bulls parted ways with Dax McCarty.…

Opinion
Five MLS players who possess Premier League quality
10:00 Tuesday 7th November 2017

The MLS playoffs are down to four teams. There is talent to be found in this league. A few, young and old, have the ability to thrive in the Premier League. I'm not talking about the likes of Jozy Altidore, who tried and failed to make an impact…

America
Dax McCarty, Chicago Fire represent validation/condemnation for NY Red Bulls
15:30 Wednesday 25th October 2017

In 2015, NY Red Bulls changed tack. Outsiders took key roles. Beloved faces were shown the door. Now, NYRB must face one, Dax McCarty, with its season at stake. Just once, wouldn't you like to see a sporting figure who is under the cosh for…

Opinion
Two matches, two continents, more than two questions about VAR
11:00 Monday 28th August 2017

New ideas always draw criticism as people naturally resist change. Two matches on as many continents proved implementing VAR in football is no exception. Leading into the first of autumn's three international breaks, there were two weekend…

Opinion
It's in the blood - Footballing Fathers and Sons
21:59 Tuesday 21st March 2017

Last weekend Justin Kluivert followed in the ever famous footsteps of his father Patrick and scored his first goal for Ajax at just 17 years of age. All be it not quite the feat of scoring in the Champions League final at just 18 but still…

Football
Match Report: Scunthorpe United 1-1 Charlton Athletic (Scunthorpe Fan's Perspective)
14:51 Monday 19th March 2012

In a season in which the home side have not so much flirted with back to back relegations as seemed likely at times to go down on one knee and propose marriage, the visit of runaway league leaders and ‘big club' fancy pants types Charlton was…