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US men's soccer to play Mexico in New Jersey on Sept 6

Jul. 15, 2019 4:04 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The U.S. men's soccer team will follow its loss to Mexico in the CONCACAF Gold Cup final by playing El Tri in an exhibition on Sept. 6 at East Rutherford, New Jersey. The match, announced Monday, is among two September exhibitions the Americans have planned. The U.S. lost to Mexico 1-0 in...

Royer scores twice, helps Red Bulls beat NYCFC 2-1

Jul. 14, 2019 9:04 PM EDT

HARRISON, N.J. (AP) — Daniel Royer scored twice in the New York Red Bulls' 2-1 victory over New York City FC on Sunday night. Luis Robles had four saves for the Red Bulls, including a diving stop on Keaton Parks' shot in the 27th minute. Royer headed home an entry by Cristian Cásseres Jr. to give the...

Ruidíaz, Shipp help Sounders beat Atlanta United 2-1

Jul. 14, 2019 7:34 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Raúl Ruidíaz and Harry Shipp scored to help the Seattle Sounders beat Atlanta United 2-1 on Sunday. Shipp bounced a header into the net to break a 1-1 tie in the 71st minute. Jordan Morris stole a pass from Leandro González Pirez in the attacking half and tapped it to...

NFL opens football academy in London

Jul. 14, 2019 3:01 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — For the past three years, the only way Sergei Starodoubtsev experienced the NFL was by watching highlights of JuJu Smith-Schuster and other players on Instagram. That the 17-year-old found himself sharing a field with the Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver — he was the one in workout...

Rapids, Timbers play to 2-2 tie in Portland

Jul. 14, 2019 2:18 AM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Sam Nicholson entered the game in the 67th minute and quickly made an impact. Nicholson scored the tying goal nine minutes after subbing in to help the Rapids play to a 2-2 draw with the Portland Timbers on Saturday night. The midfielder's first goal of the season was a left-footed...

Adi scores in 84th to lift FC Cincinnati past Fire, 2-1

Jul. 14, 2019 12:54 AM EDT

BRIDGEVIEW, Ill. (AP) — Allan Cruz scored the quickest goal in expansion FC Cincinnati's MLS history and Fanendo Adi broke a tie in the 83rd to help Cincinnati beat the Chicago Fire 2-1 in a match delayed by nearly an hour by lightning Saturday night. Leonardo Bertone's cross caromed inadvertently off Fire...

Gerso Fernandes helps Sporting KC beat Whitecaps 3-0

Jul. 14, 2019 12:18 AM EDT

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Gerso Fernandes played a role in all three goals and Sporting Kansas City beat the Vancouver Whitecaps 3-0 on Saturday night. Fernandes scored in the 91st minute and set up an own goal that went off the foot of Whitecaps defender Ali Adnan in the first half. Fernandes...

Savarino scores twice, Real Salt Lake routs Union 4-0

Jul. 14, 2019 12:13 AM EDT

SANDY, Utah (AP) — Jefferson Savarino had two goals and an assist to help Real Salt Lake beat the Philadelphia Union 4-0 on Saturday night. In the 23rd minute, Savarino ran behind Aaron Herrera's long ball, trapped it forward to where he could get it first and finished with a left-footed shot. In the 71st,...

Toye, Mannone give Minnesota United 1-0 win over FC Dallas

Jul. 13, 2019 10:23 PM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Mason Toye scored in the 91st minute and Vito Mannone saved a penalty in the 98th to help Minnesota United beat FC Dallas 1-0 on Saturday night. FC Dallas' Jesse González saved Jan Gregus' long-distance shot attempt, but Toye pounced on the rebound and punched it into the right...

Michel scores in 84th to lift Orlando City past Crew, 1-0

Jul. 13, 2019 9:51 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Benji Michel scored his first MLS goal in the 84th minute to help Orlando City beat the Columbus Crew 1-0 on Saturday night. Lamine Sané sent an entry pass up the right channel, Ruan flicked a cross into the area and Michel poked it into the back of the net for Orlando (7-9-4)....