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#Major League Soccer

# major-league-soccer - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

Another high-profile figure is keen on a move to Major League Soccer
# Spanish Inquisition
# Spanish Inquisition

Another high-profile figure is keen on a move to Major League Soccer

Mar 30th 2016, 11:45 PM 4,067 Views 2 Comments

Kaka says Spanish goalkeeper Iker Casillas is interested in a move across the water.

# major-league-soccer - Wednesday 23 March, 2016

Remember Julio Baptista? Arsenal flop is making a comeback alongside an old friend
# The Beast
# The Beast

Remember Julio Baptista? Arsenal flop is making a comeback alongside an old friend

Mar 23rd 2016, 6:22 PM 11,847 Views 3 Comments

The 34-year-old is on his way to Major League Soccer.

# major-league-soccer - Monday 21 March, 2016

Is Tim Howard set to earn more money than every other MLS goalkeeper combined?
# Financial Times
# Financial Times

Is Tim Howard set to earn more money than every other MLS goalkeeper combined?

Mar 21st 2016, 9:00 PM 9,895 Views 5 Comments

It may say more about the league’s rigid structure than anything else.

Kevin Doyle has already been trolling his new team-mate at the Colorado Rapids
# Secretary Of Defence
# Secretary Of Defence

Kevin Doyle has already been trolling his new team-mate at the Colorado Rapids

Mar 21st 2016, 10:40 AM 10,946 Views 1 Comment

Tim Howard is moving to the Major League Soccer side this summer.

# major-league-soccer - Tuesday 15 March, 2016

The MLS Goal of the Season has probably been decided already after this glorious strike
# Hot Chip
# Hot Chip

The MLS Goal of the Season has probably been decided already after this glorious strike

Mar 15th 2016, 10:44 AM 6,968 Views 1 Comment

There was an unusual inspiration for it too – Steph Curry.

# major-league-soccer - Sunday 13 March, 2016

It was a battle of the Irish strikers in Colorado last night as brilliant volley proved the game-winner
# Showdown
# Showdown

It was a battle of the Irish strikers in Colorado last night as brilliant volley proved the game-winner

Mar 13th 2016, 9:23 AM 12,374 Views 2 Comments

Robbie Keane and Kevin Doyle came face-to-face for the first team this season.

# major-league-soccer - Monday 7 March, 2016

Reigning MLS champions Portland Timbers were involved in 2 of the best moments of the weekend
# That's Entertainment
# That's Entertainment

Reigning MLS champions Portland Timbers were involved in 2 of the best moments of the weekend

Mar 7th 2016, 5:05 PM 4,121 Views 0 Comments

Federico Higuain conjured an early contender for Goal of the Season.

A certain Irish striker was on the mark again as MLS returned for a new season with a bang
# Recap
# Recap

A certain Irish striker was on the mark again as MLS returned for a new season with a bang

Mar 7th 2016, 10:38 AM 8,159 Views 3 Comments

The league set a new record for the amount of goals scored on an opening weekend and there were a litany of spectacular strikes.

'People say America is the land of dreams and I lived that dream'
# Class Of 96
# Class Of 96

'People say America is the land of dreams and I lived that dream'

Mar 7th 2016, 9:00 AM 49,455 Views 19 Comments

Major League Soccer is back for a new season but Paul Keegan was the first Irishman to play there.

# major-league-soccer - Sunday 6 March, 2016

Which Major League Soccer team should you support?
# Preview
# Preview

Which Major League Soccer team should you support?

Mar 6th 2016, 12:00 PM 12,108 Views 9 Comments

As MLS returns for a new season, are you motivated by Irish interest, a successful history or entertaining individuals?

# major-league-soccer - Thursday 3 March, 2016

These are the 2016 Major League Soccer kits but which is your favourite?
# Fashion Forward
# Fashion Forward

These are the 2016 Major League Soccer kits but which is your favourite?

Mar 3rd 2016, 5:52 PM 10,102 Views 17 Comments

The new MLS season gets underway on Sunday.

# major-league-soccer - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

Is a mini Arsenal reunion on the cards for one of the best ever Premier League full-backs?
# New York Times
# New York Times

Is a mini Arsenal reunion on the cards for one of the best ever Premier League full-backs?

Dec 8th 2015, 6:08 PM 10,573 Views 0 Comments

Ashley Cole moved to Roma last year but has never properly settled.

# major-league-soccer - Sunday 6 December, 2015

Here's what you need to know about the biggest night in US soccer
# Mls Cup 2015
# Mls Cup 2015

Here's what you need to know about the biggest night in US soccer

Dec 6th 2015, 6:28 PM 7,634 Views 3 Comments

It’s Columbus Crew versus Portland Timbers in the MLS Cup this evening.

# major-league-soccer - Thursday 3 December, 2015

After lighting up MLS this year, a familiar face has been crowned the league's best player
# Italian Stallion
# Italian Stallion

After lighting up MLS this year, a familiar face has been crowned the league's best player

Dec 3rd 2015, 12:53 PM 13,739 Views 6 Comments

Sebastian Giovinco has sparkled for Toronto FC throughout the campaign.

# major-league-soccer - Monday 23 November, 2015

Asprilla lived up to his name & scored one of the best MLS goals of the season last night
# Name Game
# Name Game

Asprilla lived up to his name & scored one of the best MLS goals of the season last night

Nov 23rd 2015, 3:38 PM 9,624 Views 6 Comments

Dairon Asprilla curled home from the outside the area as the Portland Timbers secured a massive 3-1 victory.

# major-league-soccer - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

US Soccer bans children aged 10 or under from heading the ball
# Radical Change
# Radical Change

US Soccer bans children aged 10 or under from heading the ball

Nov 10th 2015, 9:39 PM 24,242 Views 74 Comments

The guidelines were drawn up to resolve a legal case launched in federal court in California

# major-league-soccer - Sunday 8 November, 2015

What can the League of Ireland learn from North America's soccer structure?
# Get Inspired
# Get Inspired

What can the League of Ireland learn from North America's soccer structure?

Nov 8th 2015, 10:00 AM 14,431 Views 31 Comments

Many have spoken about domestic soccer here adopting a MLS-style system.

# major-league-soccer - Monday 2 November, 2015

Didier Drogba keeps finding impressive new ways to wreck opponents' heads
# Only Pulling Your Leg
# Only Pulling Your Leg

Didier Drogba keeps finding impressive new ways to wreck opponents' heads

Nov 2nd 2015, 9:55 AM 6,765 Views 2 Comments

Drogba reverted to his four-year-old self last night.

# major-league-soccer - Friday 30 October, 2015

Drogba continues superb MLS form as Montreal conjure brilliant play-off performance
# Derby Demolition
# Derby Demolition

Drogba continues superb MLS form as Montreal conjure brilliant play-off performance

Oct 30th 2015, 1:58 PM 3,594 Views 1 Comment

Toronto suffered a humbling 3-0 loss as the Impact tore them to shreds.

# major-league-soccer - Thursday 29 October, 2015

A former Stoke City player conjured a moment of genius in the MLS play-offs last night
# On Your Bike
# On Your Bike

A former Stoke City player conjured a moment of genius in the MLS play-offs last night

Oct 29th 2015, 4:21 PM 6,216 Views 4 Comments

Juan Agudelo channeled his inner-Wayne Rooney during the New England Revolution’s clash with DC United.

# major-league-soccer - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

MLS play-offs get underway tonight & here's why you should pay attention
# KEEP AN EYE OUT
# KEEP AN EYE OUT

MLS play-offs get underway tonight & here's why you should pay attention

Oct 28th 2015, 4:00 PM 8,445 Views 1 Comment

The season is beginning to hot up and there’s a number of stand-out fixtures this week.

# major-league-soccer - Saturday 17 October, 2015

The MLS dream-team with Lampard, Pirlo & Villa is nothing short of a New York nightmare now
# Empire State Of Mind
# Empire State Of Mind

The MLS dream-team with Lampard, Pirlo & Villa is nothing short of a New York nightmare now

Oct 17th 2015, 7:38 PM 12,405 Views 2 Comments

NYC FC have endured a dismal debut season in Major League Soccer.

# major-league-soccer - Thursday 15 October, 2015

An interesting name could be a short-term loan option for clubs in January
# Temporary One
# Temporary One

An interesting name could be a short-term loan option for clubs in January

Oct 15th 2015, 12:50 PM 12,420 Views 5 Comments

David Villa’s season has ended prematurely after New York City FC failed to make the MLS play-offs.

A moment of absolute genius from Sebastian Giovinco made some MLS history last night
# Different Class
# Different Class

A moment of absolute genius from Sebastian Giovinco made some MLS history last night

Oct 15th 2015, 12:11 PM 7,293 Views 4 Comments

The diminutive Italian scored one of the best goals the league has ever seen to book Toronto’s place in the play-offs.

# major-league-soccer - Sunday 11 October, 2015

Forget Lampard, Gerrard & Pirlo - Didier Drogba proves why he's better than all of them in MLS
# Relentless
# Relentless

Forget Lampard, Gerrard & Pirlo - Didier Drogba proves why he's better than all of them in MLS

Oct 11th 2015, 3:42 PM 3,698 Views 2 Comments

The veteran attacker scored his ninth goal in nine appearances for Montreal Impact yesterday.

# major-league-soccer - Sunday 27 September, 2015

This familiar face conjured another piece of MLS magic & broke a league record yesterday
# Giovinco
# Giovinco

This familiar face conjured another piece of MLS magic & broke a league record yesterday

Sep 27th 2015, 3:01 PM 7,646 Views 2 Comments

The former Juventus attacker has been in dazzling form for Toronto FC this year.

It was a great night in MLS for a couple of ex-Premier League legends
# Veteran's Day
# Veteran's Day

It was a great night in MLS for a couple of ex-Premier League legends

Sep 27th 2015, 9:27 AM 8,130 Views 1 Comment

Frank Lampard and Didier Drogba were both on the mark for their respective teams.

# major-league-soccer - Thursday 24 September, 2015

Didier Drogba is really enjoying himself in MLS as he continues his fine form
# Class Is Permanent
# Class Is Permanent

Didier Drogba is really enjoying himself in MLS as he continues his fine form

Sep 24th 2015, 10:02 PM 5,384 Views 1 Comment

The veteran striker has been superb since joining the Montreal Impact.

A potential Republic of Ireland prospect scored twice for Seattle last night
# Sound Lad
# Sound Lad

A potential Republic of Ireland prospect scored twice for Seattle last night

Sep 24th 2015, 11:36 AM 9,554 Views 6 Comments

Lamar Neagle has been on the Irish radar since earlier this year.

# major-league-soccer - Sunday 20 September, 2015

Didier Drogba continued his impressive start in MLS last night
# Magic Touch
# Magic Touch

Didier Drogba continued his impressive start in MLS last night

Sep 20th 2015, 8:30 PM 7,388 Views 1 Comment

The veteran has been well-managed by Montreal Impact and kept fresh.

# major-league-soccer - Sunday 13 September, 2015

It was the hugely anticipated clash between Gerrard and Drogba in MLS last night
# Old Friends
# Old Friends

It was the hugely anticipated clash between Gerrard and Drogba in MLS last night

Sep 13th 2015, 10:08 AM 13,989 Views 7 Comments

LA Galaxy and Montreal Impact clashed in California.

# major-league-soccer - Sunday 6 September, 2015

Didier Drogba rolled back the years in his very first MLS start for Montreal last night
# Unplayable
# Unplayable

Didier Drogba rolled back the years in his very first MLS start for Montreal last night

Sep 6th 2015, 9:17 AM 6,446 Views 3 Comments

The veteran striker conjured a hat-trick as the Impact beat Chicago Fire in a thriller.

# major-league-soccer - Monday 24 August, 2015

Robbie Keane makes a mockery of Irish non-selection with recent performances
# Ignorance Is Bliss
# Ignorance Is Bliss

Robbie Keane makes a mockery of Irish non-selection with recent performances

Aug 24th 2015, 6:07 PM 12,995 Views 22 Comments

With other MLS-based players widely ignored by Martin O’Neill and Roy Keane, you’d think there’s an embarrassment of riches at their disposal.

# major-league-soccer - Sunday 23 August, 2015

Two goals, two assists for Robbie Keane as LA Galaxy hammer Andrea Pirlo's New York City
# All Hail The King
# All Hail The King

Two goals, two assists for Robbie Keane as LA Galaxy hammer Andrea Pirlo's New York City

Aug 23rd 2015, 10:48 PM 11,328 Views 34 Comments

That’s 15 goals for the season now for the Ireland striker.

# major-league-soccer - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

Remember Obafemi Martins? Well, he scored two super goals in MLS at the weekend
# Mart Attack
# Mart Attack

Remember Obafemi Martins? Well, he scored two super goals in MLS at the weekend

Aug 18th 2015, 4:44 PM 3,582 Views 2 Comments

The former Newcastle striker is enjoying a real renaissance at the Seattle Sounders.

# major-league-soccer - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

Another high-profile name confirms move to Major League Soccer
# Impact Signing
# Impact Signing

Another high-profile name confirms move to Major League Soccer

Jul 28th 2015, 10:11 AM 4,273 Views 3 Comments

Didier Drogba has signed with Canadian side Montreal Impact.

# major-league-soccer - Monday 20 July, 2015

Man in the middle: a day in the life of Irish MLS referee Alan Kelly
# Behind The Scenes
# Behind The Scenes

Man in the middle: a day in the life of Irish MLS referee Alan Kelly

Jul 20th 2015, 7:15 AM 25,715 Views 3 Comments

The42.ie gets exclusive access and goes behind the scenes to see how the Irish official prepares for a high-profile MLS fixture.

# major-league-soccer - Sunday 19 July, 2015

Kevin Doyle found the net Stateside last night and it was a sweet match winner
# Bleedin Rapid
# Bleedin Rapid

Kevin Doyle found the net Stateside last night and it was a sweet match winner

Jul 19th 2015, 9:41 AM 8,969 Views 3 Comments

It was the Irish striker’s second MLS goal.

# major-league-soccer - Friday 17 July, 2015

Robbie Keane trails behind list of top-earners as MLS salaries are released
# Mo Money Mo Problems
# Mo Money Mo Problems

Robbie Keane trails behind list of top-earners as MLS salaries are released

Jul 17th 2015, 5:04 PM 17,154 Views 27 Comments

The attacker captained the LA Galaxy to success last year but is earning much less than new team-mate Steven Gerrard.

# major-league-soccer - Thursday 16 July, 2015

Kaka rolled back the years with this magnificent goal for Orlando last night
# Intense
# Intense

Kaka rolled back the years with this magnificent goal for Orlando last night

Jul 16th 2015, 1:20 PM 6,743 Views 3 Comments

The Brazilian was on the score-sheet as his side racked up a 3-1 friendly win over West Brom in Florida.