Author Archives: Daniel Karell

MLS Ticker: Timbers set to sign new DP; Torres cleared by MLS, arrives in Houston; and more

The Portland Timbers have reportedly added Argentine forward Lucas Melano as a Designated Player, while Erick “Cubo” Torres has finally joined up with the Houston Dynamo. Continue reading »

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Friday Kickoff: Benitez prefers Ramos remains at Real; Liverpool trigger Benteke release clause

Real Madrid manager Rafa Benitez stated that he has Sergio Ramos in his plans for this season, despite Ramos expressing a desire to leave earlier this summer. Continue reading »

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MLS, MLS Players Union ratify new CBA

The MLS Players Union announced that the new Collective Bargaining Agreement between MLS and the MLSPU had been ratified with 91 percent of players approving it. Continue reading »

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Thursday Kickoff: Bayern closing in on Vidal; Tigres falls in first leg; and more

Arturo Vidal is nearing the completion of a $38-41 million transfer move from Juventus to Bayern Munich, according to report in Italy. Continue reading »

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Magee continues comeback from injury with first league start in 2015

Mike Magee made his first MLS start in 11 months as he continues his recovery from serious hip surgery last season. Continue reading »

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Galaxy complete signing of Giovani Dos Santos

The LA Galaxy confirmed to the Los Angeles Times that they’ve completed the signing of Giovani Dos Santos, reportedly signing him through 2019. Continue reading »

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Bill Hamid to miss 4-6 weeks with hand, knee injuries

D.C. United announced that Bill Hamid will miss the next four-to-six weeks after undergoing surgeries on his right knee and left hand. Continue reading »

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Thursday Kickoff: FIFA bans Blazer for life; PSG to offer €60 million for Di Maria; and more

FIFA’s ethics committee announced on Thursday that they’ve banned the disgraced former FIFA ExCo member and CONCACAF General Secretary for life. Continue reading »

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