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Is the US falling out of love with European clubs’ summer tours?

The International Champions Cup is still capable of attracting huge crowds in the US, but away from the marquee games, attendances were downWhatever you do, don’t call it pre-season. Meaningless games are now a thing of the past, at least according to …

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El Señor Wayne | The Fiver

Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!Occasions in which the Fiver has been proud of Wayne Rooney: the brazen expression on Wazza’s face when he cashed in on his new-found fame by posing in head-to-toe gear of a notable manufacturer of spo…

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Wayne Rooney saves DC United and sets up 96th-minute winner within seconds

• Match-saving tackle seven seconds before he set up winner• Goal came deep into injury-time for 3-2 win against OrlandoWayne Rooney’s eventful start to life at DC United continued with an astonishing passage of play in the 96th minute against Orlando …

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Crew prepare to leave Columbus … for a city about to launch another pro club

The MLS side may swap Ohio for Austin, Texas. But is there a room in a city which could go from zero professional clubs to two?Applause rippled through the room as a curtain fell to reveal the name and crest of Austin’s new professional soccer team. Bu…

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Rooney’s play, persona shining for United

Wayne Rooney’s numbers so far in D.C. are one thing. His impact when you talk to his teammates and coach is another.

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Royer scores twice as Red Bulls beat LAFC 2-1

HARRISON, N.J. (AP) — Daniel Royer scored two goals to help the New York Red Bulls beat Los Angeles FC 2-1 on Sunday night.

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Timbers extend unbeaten streak with 3-0 win over Union

Diego Valeri and Dairon Asprilla each scored on a penalty kick, and the Portland Timbers extended their unbeaten streak to 15 games with a 3-0 victory over the Philadelphia Union on Saturday night. Portland improved to 10-0-5 since its last loss on April 8 at Orlando. ”We are doing well,’

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Kreilach scores twice, Real Salt Lake beats Fire 2-1

SANDY, Utah (AP) — Damir Kreilach scored twice and Real Salt Lake beat Chicago 2-1 on Saturday night for the Fire’s sixth consecutive loss.

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Diego Rubio scores, Sporting KC beats Dynamo 1-0

HOUSTON (AP) — Diego Rubio scored in the 74th minute and Sporting Kansas City held on to beat the 10-man Houston Dynamo 1-0 on Saturday night.

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Nicholson’s 90th-minute goal lifts Rapids 2-1 over Galaxy

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Sam Nicholson scored in the 90th minute and the Colorado Rapids ended the Los Angeles Galaxy’s nine-game unbeaten streak with a 2-1 victory Saturday night.

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Hurtado, Whitecaps get late goal for 2-2 tie with NYCFC

NEW YORK (AP) — Erik Hurtado scored in the 87th minute to give the Vancouver Whitecaps a 2-2 tie with New York City FC on Saturday night.

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Lodeiro and Bruin score late, Sounders past Minnesota 2-1

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Nicolas Lodeiro and Will Bruin scored stoppage-time goals to give the Seattle Sounders a 2-1 victory over Minnesota United on Saturday night.

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Quakes snap 12-game winless streak, 3-1 over FC Dallas

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Valeri Qazaishvili scored twice and the San Jose Earthquakes snapped a 12-game winless streak with a 3-1 victory over FC Dallas on Saturday night.

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DC United rallies to tie Impact, 1-1

MONTREAL (AP) — Yamil Asad scored in the 70th minute to give D.C. United and new star striker Wayne Rooney a 1-1 draw with the Montreal Impact on Saturday night.

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Sutter’s late goal lifts Orlando City to 3-3 draw with Revs

Scott Sutter finished Yoshimar Yotun’s free kick in the 93rd minute in give Orlando City a 3-3 tie with the New England Revolution on Saturday night, with each team snapping a three-game losing streak. Yotun also had a free kick in the 71st minute that Amro Tarek headed home to make it 2-all for

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Canadian Ricketts scores late to give Toronto FC a tie against Atlanta

Tosaint Ricketts had a stoppage-time goal to lift Toronto FC to a 2-2 tie against league-leading Atlanta United on Saturday. Edmonton’s Ricketts, who came off the bench in the 81st minute, punched home fellow Canadian Jonathan Osorio’s cross in the 91st minute to level it for defending champion

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