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England`s Frank Lampard trains with new MLS teammates

Chelsea midfield legend Frank Lampard worked out for the first time with his new Major League Soccer teammates on Wednesday, the long-awaited training session with New York City FC rated a success.

Chris Dempsey to miss two US Open Cups for referee incident
Chris Dempsey to miss two US Open Cups for referee incident

US international striker Clint Dempsey will miss at least the next two US Open Cups after ripping up a referee`s notebook at a Cup match last week, officials said Thursday.

Andrea Pirlo evaluating future at Juventus: Gianluigi Buffon
Andrea Pirlo evaluating future at Juventus: Gianluigi Buffon

Goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon says he does not know if Juventus teammate Andrea Pirlo will stay at the club, stating the latter could be considering a move soon.

Roy Hodgson hails USA-bound Steven Gerrard and Frank Lampard
Roy Hodgson hails USA-bound Steven Gerrard and Frank Lampard

England manager Roy Hodgson has lauded departing Premier League stars Steven Gerrard and Frank Lampard and predicted that both players will enjoy successful coaching careers once they stop playing.

Paolo Maldini beats David Beckham to Miami club
Paolo Maldini beats David Beckham to Miami club

Former Italy defender Paolo Maldini has beaten England icon David Beckham to the punch in launching a professional football club in Miami.

Liverpool move for Juventus legend Andrea Pirlo
Liverpool move for Juventus legend Andrea Pirlo

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers will make an all-out attempt to persuade Juventus maestro Andrea Pirlo to move to the English football club in the summer.

Steven Gerrard eyes one last bid for FA Cup glory
Steven Gerrard eyes one last bid for FA Cup glory

Steven Gerrard is gunning to lead Liverpool against fellow Premier League side Aston Villa in an FA Cup semi-final at London`s Wembley Stadium on Sunday.

New York Mets pitcher Jenrry Mejia banned 80 games for doping
New York Mets pitcher Jenrry Mejia banned 80 games for doping

New York Mets pitcher Jenrry Mejia, already battling elbow trouble, was banned for 80 games by Major League Baseball on Saturday for steroid use.

Frank Lampard visits future MLS club this weekend
Frank Lampard visits future MLS club this weekend

Manchester City midfielder Frank Lampard will visit his future Major League Soccer club this weekend, attending a New York City match against Sporting Kansas City on Saturday at Yankee Stadium.

New York's David Villa could make Spain return, says Del Bosque
New York's David Villa could make Spain return, says Del Bosque

David Villa`s international career is not necessarily over and the striker could return to the squad and extend his Spain scoring record, coach Vicente del Bosque said on Tuesday.

Major League Soccer on brink of players' strike
Major League Soccer on brink of players' strike

Major League Soccer is on the verge of a players` strike as talks on a new collective contract have failed to bring a deal with just two days until the start of the new season.

Mexican football star Cuauhtemoc Blanco enters politics
Mexican football star Cuauhtemoc Blanco enters politics

Cuauhtemoc Blanco, one of Mexico's most popular professional football players, has filed papers to run for mayor of Cuernavaca, a city 30 minutes from the Mexican capital.

Jose Mourinho wants Steven Gerrard on loan
Jose Mourinho wants Steven Gerrard on loan

Certainly aware of Frank Lampard's role at Manchester City, Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho said that he would try to sign Steven Gerrard on loan after the midfielder leaves Liverpool.

FC Toronto sign Sebastian​ Giovinco from Juventus
FC Toronto sign Sebastian​ Giovinco from Juventus

Diminutive Italy international forward Sebastian Giovinco is to leave champions Juventus in June after agreeing a five year deal with MLS side FC Toronto, the Canadian club said on Monday.

Jermain Defoe's goalscoring debut record ends as Sunderland lose
Jermain Defoe's goalscoring debut record ends as Sunderland lose

Jermain Defoe`s record of scoring on his first appearance for every club he has played for came to an end as Sunderland lost 2-1 at his former club Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League on Saturday.

Steven Gerrard welcome to return on loan, says Liverpool CEO
Steven Gerrard welcome to return on loan, says Liverpool CEO

Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard can always return to his boyhood club in Merseyside, said club's chief executive officer Ian Ayre.

Steven Gerrard's Liverpool exit will leave a void, says Brendan Rodgers
Steven Gerrard's Liverpool exit will leave a void, says Brendan Rodgers

Steven Gerrard`s departure to LA Galaxy at the end of the season will leave a void at Liverpool but will open the door for others, manager Brendan Rodgers said on Thursday.

Fewer Liverpool starts reason for quitting: Steven Gerrard
Fewer Liverpool starts reason for quitting: Steven Gerrard

Liverpool midfielder Steven Gerrard has said the main reason for quitting his boyhood club was the fear of becoming a bit-part player.

Steven Gerrard near-impossible to replace, says Brendan Rogers
Steven Gerrard near-impossible to replace, says Brendan Rogers

 Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers said that it will be virtually impossible to replace English club legend Steven Gerrard after the former Reds captain announced that he will join Major League Soccer (MLS) in the US.

Steven Gerrard announces move to United States
Steven Gerrard announces move to United States

Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard revealed on Saturday that he will join an as-yet unnamed team in the United States when he leaves Anfield at the end of the season.