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Former Real forward Raul joins New York Cosmos
Former Real forward Raul joins New York Cosmos

Former Real Madrid and Spain forward Raul has joined New York Cosmos for the 2015 season on a "multi-year" contract pending a medical, the North American Soccer League (NASL) club said on Thursday.

David Beckham's MLS team fortunes hit roadblock over lack of local support
David Beckham's MLS team fortunes hit roadblock over lack of local support

Miami League Soccer (MLS) boss has admitted that former England football captain and star David Beckham's dreams of kick starting his own American football team have hit a roadblock and could end in tears due to lack local support.

Political will key to David Beckham's MLS Miami plan: Don Garber
Political will key to David Beckham's MLS Miami plan: Don Garber

Major League Soccer commissioner Don Garber says an apparent lack of political will is making the bid to set up a franchise in Miami "complicated" and that David Beckham will need to find a stadium -- or no club will be formed in the city.

Erick Thohir warns Serie A to avoid another Calciopoli
Erick Thohir warns Serie A to avoid another Calciopoli

Inter Milan president Erick Thohir has warned Serie A to avoid another Calciopolic which could ruin the Italian top-flight football league.

MLS boss rips Klinsmann for criticizing league
MLS boss rips Klinsmann for criticizing league

Major League Soccer president Don Garber fired back Wednesday at critical comments by US national team coach Jurgen Klinsmann about the league and its impact on players.

Jose Mourinho admits Frank Lampard is impossible to replace

Jose Mourinho admits it will be impossible to find a replacement for Chelsea legend Frank Lampard.

American Donovan to retire after 2014 MLS season

Landon Donovan, the United States` all-time top scorer, will retire from the game at the end of the current Major League Soccer season, the player said on Thursday.

Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola angry after loss

Angry Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola did not shake hands with his opposite number after his star-studded side lost to the MLS All-Star team in a fierce friendly in Portland, Oregon on Wednesday.

City using Frank Lampard deal to manipulate FPP rules?

Champions Manchester City will be paying all of Frank Lampard`s wages when he joins the club for a loan spell when the 2014-15 Premier League begins. The news comes despite there being suggestions of the Manchester club using this deal to subvert UEFA`s Financial Fair Play (FPP) regulations.

Ronaldinho in talks with NY Red Bulls

Former Brazilian international Ronaldinho is reportedly close to joining US Major League Soccer (MLS) club New York Red Bulls.

A`s deal Yoenis Cespedes to Boston for Lester, Jonny Gomes

Cuban slugger Yoenis Cespedes was sent from the Oakland A`s to Boston on Thursday for star pitcher Jon Lester and outfielder Jonny Gomes just ahead of Major League Baseball`s trade deadline.

Spanish striker David Villa vows to add to legacy in New York

For Spanish striker David Villa, the chance to start afresh in Major League Soccer with New York City at Yankee Stadium proved irresistible in his quest to add to his legacy.

Frank Lampard set to seal New York switch: Reports

Former Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard is expected to complete his move to New York City FC next week, according to British media reports on Saturday.

MLS-bound Kaka arrives in Orlando

Brazilian forward Kaka arrived in Orlando on Monday to a rapturous airport reception from fans of expansion Major League Soccer club Orlando City.

Miami rejects David Beckham`s waterfront soccer stadium

David Beckham`s bid for a Major League Soccer team suffered a setback on Tuesday when the city of Miami rejected his plan to build a downtown waterfront stadium on a site next to the Miami Heat basketball arena.

Beckham hints at retirement U-turn

Former England captain David Beckham has hinted that he could come out of retirement and resume his football career.

David Villa becomes the first player to sign for New York City FC

Spain striker David Villa has signed a three-year deal with New York City FC on Monday.

Spain`s Villa signs for MLS team New York City FC

Spanish World Cup striker David Villa has signed for New York City FC on a three-year deal, the Major League Soccer team said on Monday.

"Irresistible" offer set to take striker Villa to MLS

Spain striker David Villa has announced he will leave La Liga champions Atletico Madrid after being made an "irresistible" offer thought to be from MLS side New York City FC.

Snubbed Donovan becomes MLS all-time top scorer

Landon Donovan offered a stylish response to his World Cup snub on Sunday, becoming Major League Soccer`s all-time leading scorer in the LA Galaxy`s 4-1 win over Philadelphia.