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Chicharito responds to clown banner with 2 goals for Galaxy

Sep. 25, 2022 09:32 AM EDT

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Javier Hernández scored twice after San Jose fans unfurled a huge banner calling LA “clowns” and he mocked the fans for their display, leading the Galaxy over the Earthquakes 3-2 on Saturday night. Before the game, fans in the crowd of 44,200 at...

Bale energized for World Cup after feeling the love in LA

Sep. 21, 2022 07:48 AM EDT

During his difficult final years at Real Madrid, Gareth Bale only truly found happiness on a soccer field when he linked up with Wales for matches with his national team. Now, after moving to the United States, he is feeling the love at club level, too. Bale joined Los...

World Cup Watch: Tough start at Milan for US defender Dest

Sep. 20, 2022 17:44 PM EDT

MILAN (AP) — United States defender Sergiño Dest joined Italian champion AC Milan with the hope of getting more playing time ahead of the World Cup. He's gotten off to a tough start. “American Horror Story, a 45-minute episode,” was how Italian newspaper...

US forward Pefok’s bid for World Cup spot helps Union Berlin

Sep. 19, 2022 09:25 AM EDT

BERLIN (AP) — Jordan Pefok’s bid to make the United States team for the World Cup is helping Union Berlin to an unprecedented spell at the top of the Bundesliga. Pefok scored the opening goal in Union’s win over Wolfsburg on Sunday, only four days after he was omitted from U.S....

Higuain's late goal helps Inter Miami beat DC United 3-2

Sep. 18, 2022 21:18 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Gonzalo Higuain scored the deciding goal in a 3-2 win for Inter Miami over D.C. United on Sunday. Higuain’s game-winner came in the fourth minute of second-half stoppage time to put Miami (12-13-6) on top 3-2. DeAndre Yedlin had an assist on the goal. ...

Moreno's stoppage time lifts Timbers to 1-1 draw with Crew

Sep. 18, 2022 18:19 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Santiago Moreno scored in stoppage time to give the Portland Timbers a 1-1 draw with the Columbus Crew on Sunday. The Timbers have a five-game undefeated streak as they vie for a playoff spot. The draw moved Portland (11-8-13) to fifth in the Western...

Dallas cliches 7th playoff trip in 9 years, ties Quakes 1-1

Sep. 18, 2022 09:02 AM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Dallas cliched a playoff berth for the seventh time in nine seasons with a 1-1 draw against the San Jose Earthquakes on Saturday night as Jáder Obrian scored in the 16th minute. Paul Arriola of Dallas was given a red card in the 83rd minute for pushing...

Galaxy's Brugman scores 2 goals in 4-1 win over Rapids

Sep. 18, 2022 02:17 AM EDT

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Led by Gaston Brugman’s two goals Saturday, the LA Galaxy beat the Colorado Rapids, 4-1. Brugman scored his first goal for the Galaxy (12-12-7) in the 22nd minute, assisted by Samuel Grandsir. He added a goal in the 52nd minute, assisted by Riqui Puig. ...

Gressel scores, Whitecaps win 2-1 over Sounders

Sep. 18, 2022 02:13 AM EDT

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Julian Gressel’s goal was pivotal for the Vancouver Whitecaps in a 2-1 win against the Seattle Sounders on Saturday. Gressel’s goal came in the 37th minute to put the Whitecaps (11-14-7) up 2-0. The Whitecaps also got one goal...

Mukhtar scores 23rd, Driussi 21st as Austin, Nashville draw

Sep. 18, 2022 00:40 AM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Sebastian Driussi tied the score with his 21st goal to offset Hany Mukhtar's league-leading 23rd, and Austin clinched home-field advantage in the first round of Major League Soccer's playoffs with a 1-1 draw against Nashville on Saturday night. Mukhtar scored...