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Pick 'Em: editors & Cobi Jones pick Week 8 of the regular season

Each week, the editors and LA Galaxy/USMNT legend Cobi Jones will share their picks ahead of the league matches. Here are their picks for this this weekend's games. Read More

Armchair Analyst: What I'll be watching for in Week 8 of the 2015 season | Three Things

We're inching ever closer to the "You are what your record says you are" column. Injuries? Bad luck? Missed calls? Fatigue? Read More

Colorado Rapids rise to coach Pablo Mastroeni's challenge in comeback draw against FC Dallas

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. – Following a dominant performance on the road in a 4-0 victory over FC Dallas two weeks ago, the tables were turned Friday night with Oscar Pareja’s side all but returning the favor at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park in a 1-1 draw. Read More

10-man FC Dallas take solace after hanging on for a point against Colorado Rapids

Revenge almost seemed like a thing of destiny throughout the early stages of FC Dallas’ rematch against the Colorado Rapids at Dick’s Sporting Good Park on Friday evening. After all, talented but oft-injured midfielder Mauro Diaz recorded his first goal of what has been a frustrating season so far for the young Argentine to give the Hoops a 1-0 lead in the 32nd minute. Read More

New York City FC navigating devastating run of form and more injuries following loss to Chicago Fire

Two more players went down with injuries, another will be lost to suspension, and the winless streak extended to six games following a 1-0 loss to the Chicago Fire Friday night. But New York City FC is keeping the faith. Read More

Colorado Rapids 1, FC Dallas 1 | MLS Match Recap

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. – Playing each other for the second time in three weeks, the Colorado Rapids and FC Dallas took their Western Conference showdown to Dick’s Sporting Goods Park in a match that proved to be both tighter and more physical than the previous encounter. After 95 minutes of back and forth play, both teams took home a point from Friday night’s 1-1 draw. Read More

There's "more to come" from David Accam, Chicago Fire warn after first MLS goal against NYCFC

BRIDGEVIEW, Ill. – After witnessing him terrorize the New York City FC defense for 90 minutes, Chicago Fire head coach Frank Yallop warned the best is yet to come from David Accam. Read More

US Open Cup: San Francisco City FC bring supporter-owned soccer to the City by the Bay

SAN FRANCISCO – Every startup strives to differentiate itself from the competition, and here in the city that is almost synonymous with the word, one up-and-coming soccer club is looking to set itself apart by putting the power in the hands of the fans. Read More

Chicago Fire 1, New York City FC 0 | MLS Match Recap

BRIDGEVIEW, Ill. – A rejuvenated Chicago Fire showed no signs of cobwebs as they returned to action from a 20-day layoff to beat a resolute 10-man New York City FC 1-0 at Toyota Park Friday. Read More

Hamilton tops UK sport rich list

Lewis Hamilton is the richest sportsman in Britain with earnings of £88m, as Wayne Rooney moves into second on £72m.

Giggs will be next boss - Van Gaal

Louis van Gaal believes Ryan Giggs will succeed him as Manchester United manager when he eventually leaves the post.

Bilbao edge Cordoba

Athletic Bilbao remain in the hunt for a place in next season's UEFA Europa League competition after they won 1-0 at Spanish La Liga bottom side Cordoba on Friday.

Players deserve Accies win - Canning

Hamilton player-manager Martin Canning reacts to his first win as boss, along with Motherwell counterpart Ian Baraclough.

Tesho Akindele: Another Substitute Appearance

Tesho Akindele: Akindele appeared as a 64th minute substitute during FC Dallas' match against the Colorado Rapids on Friday, attempting just one shot during his time on the pitch. Visit for more analysis on this update.

Blas Perez: Red Card Versus Colorado

Blas Perez: Perez attempted just one shot before being handed a straight red card following a vicious foul in the 59th minute of FC Dallas' match against the Colorado Rapids on Friday. Visit for more analysis on this update.

Recent transfer news

    (D) Pablo Armero
    From: Milan
    (S) Lukas Podolski
    From: Arsenal
    (D) Davide Santon
    From: Newcastle United
    (D) Ivan Strinic
    From: Dnipro
    (S) Manolo Gabbiadini
    From: Sampdoria
    (S) Filip Djuricic
    From: Benfica
    Loan to Buy
    (S) Fernando Torres
    From: Milan
    To:Atletico Madrid
    (M) Cani
    From: Villarreal
    To:Atletico Madrid
    (K) Antonio Rosati
    From: Napoli
    (M) Alessandro Diamanti
    From: Guangzhou Evergrande
    (S) Alberto Gilardino
    From: Guangzhou Evergrande
    (D) Ryan Bertrand
    From: Chelsea
    (S) Eljero Elia
    From: Werder Bremen
    Loan to Buy
    (M) Xherdan Shaqiri
    From: Bayern Munich
    Loan to Buy
    (M) Anderson
    From: Fiorentina
    Free Transfer

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