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Klinsmann unhappy Dempsey was suspended Video

Doug McIntyre | March, 22 2014

U.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann isn't happy with Major League Soccer's decision to suspend national team captain Clint Dempsey for two games. • Grantland: Dempsey fading The league slapped Dempsey with the ban on Friday, six days after camera...

Jermain Defoe not giving up on World Cup dream

PA Sport | March, 21 2014

Jermain Defoe has told the Daily Mail he hopes his move to Major League Soccer with Toronto FC can provide a route into England's World Cup squad. Defoe left Tottenham and the Premier League to play under former Spurs defender Ryan Nelsen...

Sounders-Impact pushed to Sunday due to snow

Associated Press | March, 21 2014

MONTREAL -- The Seattle Sounders game scheduled for Saturday against the Impact has been postponed until Sunday because of expected snow in Montreal. The Impact's home-opener is being delayed by a day because of the fear of snow accumulation on t...

Dempsey gets 2-match ban for Toronto 'hit' Video

ESPN staff | March, 21 2014

Seattle Sounders star Clint Dempsey was dealt a two-match ban Friday by Major League Soccer's disciplinary committee and fined an undisclosed amount for an off-the-ball incident during the Sounders' 2-1 loss to Toronto FC this past weekend in Seattle...

MLS, referees union pass CBA, end lockout Video

Jeff Carlisle | March, 20 2014

The lockout of Major League Soccer's referees has ended following an agreement on a five-year labor contract. The Professional Referee Organization, which manages game officials for the U.S. Soccer Federation and MLS, and the Professional So...

Keane happy to retire in MLS Video

Kevin Palmer | March, 20 2014

LA Galaxy striker Robbie Keane has told Sky Sports that he has no desire to return to the Premier League and that he expects to finish his career in Major League Soccer. Keane, 33, recently put pen to paper on a new ‘multi-year contract&...

Sources: MLS, refs near deal to end lockout Video

Jeff Carlisle | March, 19 2014

MLS and the union representing the league's referees have reached a tentative deal on a collective bargaining agreement, and the league is now on the cusp of ending a nearly two-week long lockout, sources told ESPN FC. The CBA, the first between ...

MLS: Defoe lifts Toronto FC, Quakes tie it late Video

ESPN staff | March, 15 2014

Former Tottenham striker Jermain Defoe scored twice in the first half of his Major League Soccer debut, and new-look Toronto FC held off the Seattle Sounders 2-1 on Saturday. Defoe's first MLS goal was a quick counter in the 17th minute when he w...

Red Bulls give coach Petke contract extension

Associated Press | March, 13 2014

HARRISON, N.J. -- Sporting director Andy Roxburgh never had a doubt about reaching a new deal with Mike Petke after the rookie coach led the New York Red Bulls to 17 wins and the Supporters' Shield as the top club in the 2013 MLS regular season. Th...

MLS agrees to gay player protection measures

Associated Press | March, 13 2014

ALBANY, N.Y. -- Major League Soccer has agreed to new measures to protect gay players from discrimination and harassment as a result of meetings with New York's attorney general. The efforts are aimed at reinforcing the league's poli...

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