| Apr 19, 2014
| 10:06 PM
Obafemi Martins scored in the 81st minute to lift the Seattle Sounders to a 2-1 win over Chivas USA on Saturday night.
Chivas played the final 16 minutes with 10 players after Marco Delgado was ejected in the 74th minute.
Lamar Neagle scored in the...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 11:32 AM
Orlando took a big step toward joining Major League Soccer on Tuesday when the Orange County, Fla., board of supervisors approved a funding plan for construction of a downtown soccer-specific stadium.
Orlando City SC, the USL Pro champion, will begin...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 1:04 PM
Major League Soccer announced Thursday that it has purchased the troubled Chivas USA franchise from Mexican owners Jorge Vergara and Angelica Fuentes and will begin operating the team immediately.
The team will begin the MLS season next month under...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 2:06 PM
Two soccer legends with strong Chicago ties were named to the National Soccer Hall of Fame’s Class of 2014 on Monday.
Chicago-area native Brian McBride, who gained national and international acclaim with U.S. national teams, the English Premier...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 3:34 PM
National team veterans Kristine Lilly and Brian McBride and former national team coach Bob Bradley were elected Monday to the National Soccer Hall of Fame.
Lilly played in a record 352 games for the U.S. women's team over a 24-year international...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 8:57 PM
CHICAGO — Marco Franco, the 13th overall pick in the MLS SuperDraft after his senior season at UC Irvine, was signed by the Chicago Fire as a defender on Tuesday.
Franco, 22, the Big West Conference Defender of the Year in 2013 when he helped the...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 6:05 PM
Having just spent his monthlong winter camp working with domestic players, U.S. national team Coach Juergen Klinsmann called up a team of primarily foreign-based players for next week’s friendly against the Ukraine in Cyprus.
The game, to be...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 2:02 PM
Mike Magee denied Monday that he was a holdout during an extended absence last month and said that personal issues leading to missed training time with the Chicago Fire have been resolved.
The Fire forward, who scored 21 goals and earned 2013 Major...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 4:54 PM
A single point in the standings was all that kept the Fire from the playoffs in 2013. They've had all offseason to think about the rough start—they didn't score a goal until their fourth game—and a disappointing season finale in...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 4:33 PM
Where: StubHub Center.
On the air: TV: Unimas; Radio: 1330.
Records (2013): Chivas USA 6-20-8, Fire 14-13-7.
Record vs. Fire (2013): 1-0.
Update: Chivas USA goes into a new season with new owners, new hope and 12 new players. All...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 5:59 PM
Less than two months after taking over as the caretaker coach at Chivas USA, Wilmer Cabrera enters the new Major League Soccer season opener battling something no coach has faced there in years.
With moody and mercurial owner Jorge...