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Soccer academy in Southern California will join an evolving MLS system that's paying dividends

Feb. 20, 2024 17:34 PM EST

Ousseni Bouda was just 11 years old and growing up in the west African country of Burkina Faso when his family took the ultimate leap of faith by sending him alone to Ghana to play soccer. Bouda arrived at the Right to Dream academy not knowing the language and with no guarantees...

Christian Pulisic voted top US men's soccer player for fourth time, tying Landon Donovan

Jan. 18, 2024 10:04 AM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Christian Pulisic was voted the U.S. Soccer Federation’s Male Player of the Year for the fourth time Thursday, matching Landon Donovan for the most times receiving an award that began in 1998. Pulisic received 53% of the vote, followed by Yunus Musah (21.5%) and...