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The best and worst dealings of the MLS primary transfer window

Our writers share their superlatives for a busy winter transfer window Read More

Inter Miami signing Paraguay international Matias Rojas, sources say

Inter Miami has completed a deal to sign midfielder Matias Rojas, sources briefed on the deal tell The Athletic. Rojas, 28, has been with Corinthians since last summer but hasn’t appeared in a match since February due to a dispute with the club over missed image rights payments. The club was reportedly seeking to terminate his contract. The attacking midfielder made 30 appearances for Corinthians and has 16 caps with Paraguay. Rojas was spotted in Miami last weekend watching his new club’s win over Nashville. Miami created the roster flexibility to bring in a player of Rojas’ stature Read More

Where deals stand on MLS transfer deadline eve: New deal for Puig, Cincy’s U-22 forward and more

The latest on transfer and trade moves before the league's primary window shuts Read More

Vancouver Whitecaps show confidence in Cascadia Cup; Inter Miami leans on squad depth: Takeaways

Plus, a look at how Minnesota United ended Charlotte FC's success at home Read More

Messi scores sixth and seventh goals in his sixth MLS match of the season

Lionel Messi scored twice against Nashville on Saturday night to give him a total of seven goals in six appearances so far this season. He has now had at least one goal or assist in all nine of the matches he has played across all competitions this season. It had to be him. Messi with his sixth goal in six matches to pull @InterMiamiCF level! — Major League Soccer (@MLS) April 20, 2024 The opening minutes of Inter Miami’s match against Nashville SC on Saturday was a microcosm of the Inter Miami experience. Nashville opened the scoring in just the third Read More

Where MLS teams have improved and regressed in 2024

There's just enough sample size in the early part of the MLS season to identify some trends in how teams have changed since 2023. Read More

U.S. Open Cup round of 32 draw: MLS and USL teams join, NYCFC II is last Next Pro team

The Open Cup's round of 32 features many USL vs. MLS matchups, with the lowest-ranked teams coming from USL League One Read More

San Diego FC hires founder of free, national scouting program to lead academy

Joaquin Escoto founded the Alianza de Futbol academy and will now direct the incoming MLS clubs' youth development apparatus Read More

MLS transfer deadline preview, rule change impact, and more

MLS transfer deadline day is fast approaching, new roster rules are incoming, and a star player is once again missing. There’s lots to cover, so let’s get right to answering your questions. “Will any team make a big move before the window ends? Also any rumblings or movement about the Fire?” —Victor S.  “Do you think the Houston Dynamo will sign a DP or any attacking player?” —Charles T.  “Tom please, are Austin FC going to do anything significant this season?” —Andrew The MLS primary transfer window is still open, in case you forgot. Read More

Why European football matches might finally be coming to the U.S.

FIFA's rules blocking games abroad look set to change. So who will come to America first and what are the hurdles they face? Read More