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  • Garber: MLS plan in 6 months to expand beyond 24 teams

    Having committed to reach 24 teams by the end of the decade, Major League Soccer intends to develop additional expansion plans within six months. MLS launched with 12 teams in 1996 and cut to 10 in 2002. There are 20 this year following the additions of New York City and Orlando, and the league…

    The Associated Press
  • Accam scores early; Chicago beats 10-man NYCFC 1-0

    David Accam scored his first MLS goal and the Chicago Fire beat 10-man New York City FC 1-0 on Friday night. Chicago (3-3-0) won its third straight game, while NYCFC (1-4-3) had its winless streak reach six. NYCFC backup goalkeeper Ryan Meara came out of his area to prevent the ball from going out…

    The Associated Press
  • Friday's Sports In Brief

    Interested in coming to Vegas to be part of the matchup to end all matchups that Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao are selling? Las Vegas is filling up fast ahead of the much-anticipated May 2 megafight and the city is headed for a big payday from what might be the most lucrative boxing match…

    The Associated Press
  • Union-Crew Preview

    Although the Philadelphia Union have been pleased with their play on the road, they're struggling to stop opponents from finding the back of the net. Philadelphia has scored six times in four away matches but has allowed eight goals in going 0-2-2. "We have played good games outside of here,"…

    The Associated Press
  • Real Salt Lake-Revolution Preview

    Real Salt Lake's scoring woes finally led to its first defeat, and chances may be few and far between against a New England Revolution team that's been pretty stingy lately. Salt Lake looks to improve its unbeaten stretch in the series to eight when it visits New England on Saturday night. Javier…

    The Associated Press
  • Sporting Kansas City-Dynamo Preview

    Sporting Kansas City had trouble getting past the Houston Dynamo when both were in the Eastern Conference before breaking through in 2013 on its way to winning the MLS Cup. While the rivalry has shifted to the West due to MLS expansion, that realignment won't change the success Sporting KC has had…

    The Associated Press
  • D.C. United-Whitecaps FC Preview

    In a matchup between two of the league's top clubs, the Vancouver Whitecaps and D.C. United will have key players back in the lineup as they try to extend unbeaten streaks. Pedro Morales returns from suspension Saturday night when Vancouver looks to avoid its first loss in four home games, while…

    The Associated Press
  • MLS suspends players from NYC, Seattle, Colorado

    Major League Soccer on Thursday suspended Colorado midfielder Marcelo Sarvas for two games and Seattle defender Chad Marshall and New York City FC goalkeeper Josh Saunders for one game. Sarvas was suspended for fouling and then stepping on Seattle striker Clint Dempsey. Earlier in the same game,…

    The Associated Press
  • FC Dallas-Rapids Preview

    FC Dallas is among the MLS leaders in goals per game while the Colorado Rapids are the lowest-scoring team in the Western Conference. Dallas looks to avenge a blowout loss to the Rapids when it visits Colorado on Friday night. FC Dallas (4-2-1) entered that April 10 visit from Colorado (1-2-3) with…

    The Associated Press