| Jul 1, 2013
| 1:32 PM
After firing head coach José Luis Sánchez Solá a little over a month ago, Chivas USA (3-10-3) parted ways with four players Sunday.
The club declined options for midfielders Miller Bolaños and Laurent Courtois, sent midfielder Giovani Casillas back to...
| May 31, 2013
| 2:22 PM
Landon Donovan is back on the U.S. national team.
A 35-man provisional roster for July's Gold Cup was released by tournament organizers Friday and Donovan's name was on the list. But the key word here is provisional because the roster can --...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 11:08 AM
One way or another, you know when Sean Johnson is around.
The goalkeeper's teammates hear him shouting signals and leading the team's defense.
Opposing strikers who collide with his 6-foot-3, 217-pound frame aren't likely to escape without a bruise....
| Jan 10, 2013
| 11:06 AM
BLOOMFIELD — Even today, Omar McFarlane doesn't know exactly what caused him to drop everything and head into the Bloomfield athletic office nearly five years ago.
He just knew it felt right.
So with little coaching experience and a whole lot of...
| May 25, 2013
| 2:23 PM
For Robbie Rogers, the comeback trail is laid out in front of him.
The Galaxy unveiled its newest acquisition Saturday afternoon, and Rogers will become the first openly gay athlete to play in an American professional sports league for men when he takes...
| May 16, 2013
| 1:36 PM
U.S. national team Coach Juergen Klinsmann on Thursday summoned 29 players to training camp for next month's trio of World Cup qualifiers and, as expected, the Galaxy's Landon Donovan was left off the list.
But Galaxy teammate Omar Gonzalez, a...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 8:30 AM
You knew it was only a matter of time before there would be cross promotion between the “Chicago Fire” TV show and the Major League Soccer club by the same name.
Eamonn Walker -- who plays Battalion Chief Wallace Boden on the upcoming NBC...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 12:16 PM
Wanna know what it's like to be Derrick Rose right about now? Northwestern running back Mike Trumpy knows better than just about anyone.
"Oh man, it sucks," the redshirt junior said, his voice growing weary.
Chicago Fire defender Dan Gargan knows too....
| Oct 22, 2012
| 6:33 PM
The following are odds and ends from the local sports scene.
PALADINI, FIRE HEADING FOR PLAYOFFS
St. Francis High graduate and former Golden Knights standout Daniel Paladini and his Chicago Fire are headed to the Major League Soccer postseason, but...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Galaxy defenders A.J. DeLaGarza and Omar Gonzalez were named Thursday to the 20-man roster Coach Jurgen Klinsmann has summoned to training camp ahead of the U.S. national team's friendlies against Venezuela and Panama next month....
| Jan 24, 2012
| 4:32 PM
The 2012 MLS regular season kicks off on March 10 and ends October 28. Playoffs conclude with the MLS Cup Championship Game on Dec. 1, at the home field of one of the two finalists. The 2012 MLS season is the longer than it's ever been, in part to...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Dutch Drama in the Euro 2012 Group of Death Holland’s opening loss to Denmark on Saturday, June 9 reminded us just why Group B is considered the Group of Death; every team is a threat, and a damned good one. The Dutch team, one of the favorites to...