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Philadelphia Union News
Union fall to D.C. United 3-1 on the road
Poor showing for the Union in the final third leads to a loss in the Nation’s Capital.
MLS players called in for September 2021 World Cup Qualifiers
As of now, 59 players from 21 clubs are set to compete in Concacaf, Conmebol, UEFA and elsewhere as they chase spots in the Qatar 2022 showdown.
Prospective ownership group to use name Las Vegas Heroes as MLS expansion race heats up in Sin City
The Heroes group is led by Bill Foley, owner of the Vegas Golden Knights of the NHL, and Foley revealed back in 2019 that he had been in talks with MLS about an expansion team that would either play at the venue that is now Allegiant Stadium, or a potential new venue in Las Vegas.
“A fake impression”: Axel Schuster explains why Vancouver dismissed head coach Marc Dos Santos
Yet as Whitecaps FC sporting director and CEO Axel Schuster sees it, this recent stretch is misleading. They’ve taken five draws and three wins, all following an eight-game winless run from mid-May through early July.