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Stoke City manager Mark Hughes says club hope to finalize transfer of Brek Shea to Orlando City

Stoke City on Thursday confirmed multiple reports, including those of the Orlando Sentinel, of ongoing talks between the Potters and MLS expansion club Orlando City about a transfer of US national team winger Brek Shea. According to manager Mark Hughes, the club "envisage Brek completing his move to Orlando." Read More

2014 in Review: New York Red Bulls finally find their feet, fall just short of final objective

MLSsoccer.com continue our look back at the 2014 season that was for all 19 clubs in Major League Soccer, starting with the Montreal Impact and ending with the MLS Cup-winning LA Galaxy. We'll also take a peek at the two new clubs coming in and pour one out for departed friends Chivas USA. You can find the 2014 Year in Review HERE and the club-by-club history of MLS HERE. Read More

South Africa include Rantie in squad

South Africa coach Ephraim Mashaba puts Bournemouth's Tokelo Rantie in Africa Cup of Nations draft squad.

Kick Off: Stadium approvals in DC & Las Vegas | Re-Entry Stage 2 Draft | New deals for Lenhart & Dwyer

Here are the top 15 stories everyone's talking about this morning: 1. D.C. STADIUM...YES! Read More

Kick Off: Stadium approvals in DC & Las Vegas | Re-Entry Stage 2 Draft | New contracts for Lenhart & Dwyer

Here are the top 15 stories everyone's talking about this morning: 1. D.C. STADIUM...YES! Read More

VIDEO: Rodgers likens Sterling to Sanchez

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers compares Raheem Sterling to Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez after his side's 3-1 Capital One Cup quarter-final win at Bournemouth.

Bayern's Alaba chosen as Austria's finest

FC Bayern München defender David Alaba described it as "something special" to have been voted as Austrian Player of the Year for the fourth time in a row.

Gers board has fans chief's sympathy

Drew Roberton, Rangers Supporters Association spokesman, sides with the club's board in the stand-off with Ally McCoist.

Newcastle consider emergency keeper

Newcastle want to sign a goalkeeper on emergency loan ahead of Sunday's derby against Sunderland, says boss Alan Pardew.

DC United stadium deal means dream come true for club icon Ben Olsen: "It's a wonderful feeling"

WASHINGTON - There have been few constants during D.C. United’s decade-long search for a soccer-specific home of their own. Club ownership has been shuffled. Rosters have been overhauled. Political figures in the District of Columbia have come and gone. Yet fans of United — a constant in and of themselves — have come to view one person as a fixture at RFK Stadium, as much a part of the place as its arching roofline or weathered concrete and steel facade: head coach and former player Ben Olsen. Read More

Gus Poyet: Don't call me the manager

Sunderland boss Gus Poyet says he is a head coach and not a manager in an apparent attack on the club's transfer dealings.

Don't call me the manager - Poyet

Sunderland boss Gus Poyet says he is a head coach and not a manager in an apparent attack on the club's transfer dealings.

Wycombe's Doherty forced to retire

Wycombe Wanderers and former Republic of Ireland defender Gary Doherty retires because of injury aged 34.

Sagnol: Football is entertainment above all

Ahead of Bordeaux's final match before the winter break, FIFA.com spoke exclusively to Willy Sagnol about his coaching role and his favourites for the FIFA Ballon d'Or Gala in January.

Stories of the Year: Toronto FC's "Bloody Big Deal" and another postseason missed

Tim Leiweke, president and CEO of Toronto FC's owners Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment, probably summed it up most succinctly. “I'd say some of our partners think we've lost our minds,” acknowledged the veteran MLS executive when unveiling TFC's twin Designated Player signings Jermain Defoe and Michael Bradley in January. Read More

Recent transfer news

  1.    
    (S) Robert Lewandowski
    From: Borussia Dortmund
    To:Bayern Munich
    Ownership
  2.    
    (S) Adrian Ramos
    From: Hertha Berlin
    To:Borussia Dortmund
    Ownership
  3.    
    (S) Josip Drmic
    From: FC Nuremberg
    To:Bayer Leverkusen
    Ownership
  4.    
    (S) Marko Livaja
    From: Atalanta
    To:Rubin Kazan
    Ownership
  5.    
    (K) Oscar Ustari
    From: Almeria
    To:Sunderland
    Ownership
  6.    
    (S) Lacina Traore
    From: Monaco
    To:Everton
    Loan
  7.    
    (D) Santiago Vergini
    From: Estudiantes
    To:Sunderland
    Loan
  8.    
    (S) Ji Dong-won
    From: Sunderland
    To:FC Augsburg
    Loan
  9.    
    (S) Rubén Rochina
    From: Blackburn Rovers
    To:Rayo Vallecano
    Loan
  10.    
    (D) Alvaro Pereira
    From: Internazionale
    To:São Paulo
    Loan
  11.    
    (S) Juan Agudelo
    From: Stoke City
    To:Utrecht
    Loan
  12.    
    (M) Michel Bastos
    From: Al Ain
    To:Roma
    Loan to Buy
  13.    
    (M) Dominik Furman
    From: Legia Warsaw
    To:Toulouse
    Ownership
  14.    
    (D) Jan Kirchhoff
    From: Bayern Munich
    To:Schalke 04
    Loan
  15.    
    (M) Ondrej Petrak
    From: Slavia Prague
    To:FC Nuremberg
    Ownership

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