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Josef Martinez sets MLS record for goals in 1st 2 seasons

ATLANTA (AP) — Josef Martinez scored twice for Atlanta United to set an MLS record with 45 goals in his first two seasons, and Tosaint Ricketts had a stoppage-time goal for Toronto FC in a 2-2 draw Saturday.

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LAFC gets defender Danilo Silva on loan from Internacional

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles FC has acquired Brazilian defender Danilo Silva on a five-month loan from Internacional.

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Toronto FC looks forward to testing itself against Atlanta United powerhouse

While 25 points separate league-leading Atlanta United from Toronto FC, the defending MLS champions are looking forward to taking on the Atlanta powerhouse Saturday. “It’s a good game,” said Toronto coach Greg Vanney. Toronto (6-11-4) enters Saturday’s match in Atlanta with four straight

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Toronto FC lands general allocation money in deal with Los Angeles FC

Toronto FC has shipped an international roster slot to Los Angeles FC in exchange for US$50,000 in general allocation money. LAFC, which has lost Canadian midfielder Mark-Anthony Kaye to season-ending ankle surgery, promptly announced the signing of v…

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LAFC’s Mark-Anthony Kaye out 4-6 months after ankle surgery

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles FC midfielder Mark-Anthony Kaye will be sidelined for four to six months after undergoing surgery to repair his broken left ankle.

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All-Star game pitting MLS against Mexico’s Liga MX could happen ‘very soon’

An MLS All-Star game featuring the league’s top players taking on the best from Mexico’s top flight could happen “very soon”, according to Liga MX president Enrique Bonilla. Bonilla spoke to reporters here before Wednesday’s All-Star game between MLS …

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Spain’s La Liga dropped by Comcast Xfinity, Verizon Fios

BeIN Sports, which has televised Spain’s La Liga in the U.S. since the 2012-13 season, has been dropped by the cable systems of Comcast Xfinity and Verizon Fios. BeIN said filed a complaint against Comcast four months ago with the Federal Communications Commission, accusing violations of program

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Expansion City: After MLS success, Atlanta gets esports team

Atlanta is set to add another expansion franchise — this time in esports. The Overwatch League announced Thursday that Atlanta will join the global, city-based esports circuit in 2019, its second season. The team will be managed by Atlanta Esports Ve…

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Atlanta United’s Zizzo (knee) likely out for MLS season

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta United fullback Sal Zizzo likely will miss the rest of the MLS season because of a knee injury.

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Expansion City: After MLS success, Atlanta gets esports team

Atlanta is set to add another expansion franchise – this time in esports. The Overwatch League announced Thursday that Atlanta will join the global, city-based esports circuit in 2019, its second season. The team will be managed by Atlanta Esports Ve…

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Juventus raves about MLS All-Star experience

Manager Max Allegri and his squad won the game, but Atlanta won their plaudits by hosting the showcase event.

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Beckham’s planned MLS team hires McDonough away from Atlanta

David Beckham’s planned MLS team in Miami has hired an executive. Paul McDonough will be the still-unnamed Miami club’s sporting director. Atlanta United announced that McDonough’s contract with them will be terminated on Saturday, allowing him to join the Miami group.

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Juventus wins MLS All-Star Game on penalties after 1-1 draw

Josef Martinez posed defiantly alongside the goal while pyrotechnics went off in front of the giddy Atlanta fans. It was a familiar stance for the MLS scoring machine. In the end, the celebration belonged to Juventus.

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Juventus wins MLS All-Star Game on penalties after 1-1 draw

Josef Martinez posed defiantly alongside the goal while pyrotechnics went off in front of the giddy Atlanta fans. It was a familiar stance for the MLS scoring machine. In the end, the celebration belonged to Juventus.

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MLS All-Stars lose to Juventus but win night

A record crowd packed Atlanta’s Mercedes-Benz Stadium to watch Major League Soccer’s best battle the Serie A champions in an entertaining affair.

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MLS All-Stars 1-1 (3-5 on pens) Juventus – as it happened

Serie A side win pre-season friendly in penalty shootoutMLS’s growth remains steady rather than spectacular 3.04am BST So it’s a good showing for the All-Stars. The best news for the audience in Atlanta and at home — tons of talented players to enjoy …

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