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Portland Timbers coach Giovanni Savarese: ‘I’m proud of the way my players played’ against LAFC -
Portland Timbers coach Giovanni Savarese didn’t want to talk about LAFC coach Bob Bradley at training Wednesday afternoon, but did tell reporters that the Timbers “played the right way" in Saturday’s 3-2 loss to LAFC.

Brian Fernandez’s quick adaptation has been crucial for Portland Timbers -
Portland Timbers striker Brian Fernandez has scored four goals in just three games since joining the club at the beginning of May. He is tied for the team-lead in goals. Fernandez credits his Timbers teammates for helping to ease his transition to Portland and MLS.

Portland Timbers injury report: Bill Tuiloma still recovering from injury -
Timbers center back Bill Tuiloma is still recovering after leaving Saturday’s game against LAFC with an apparent hamstring injury.

All-access at the Portland Timbers' first game at revamped Providence Park |

Major League Soccer

Fan stories: Atlanta United support from around the world - Dirty South Soccer
Five Stripe fans aren’t just in the South.

San Jose Earthquakes midfielder Jackson Yueill soaking up USMNT experience |

Source: Manchester City to loan U.S. keeper Steffen to Fortuna Dusseldorf
U.S. men's goalkeeper Zack Steffen will join Bundesliga club Fortuna Dusseldorf on loan, a source confirmed to ESPN FC's Raphael Honigstein.

Mike Lapper departs New England Revolution as Arena further shapes staff |

The Red Bulls organization and MLS | US Soccer Players
The Red Bulls global soccer organization moved RB Leipzig sporting director Ralf Rangnick to a broader role raising questions for the New York team.

Rumor: Vancouver Whitecaps eye South Korean striker Hwang Ui-jo |

MLS Seeks Player Tracking in Upcoming CBA Negotiation
MLS Commissioner Don Garber will have an opportunity to incorporate wearables use in the league's next collective bargaining agreement.

You can soon make a deposit for Austin FC season tickets ahead of their first season in 2021
The city's Major League Soccer team, Austin FC, announced Monday that they will soon accept fully refundable deposits for season tickets. 

Montreal Impact 2, Seattle Sounders 1 | 2019 MLS Match Recap |

Soccer: The Original MLS Power Rankings for the Week of June 4, 2019 | SportsDay

Inter Miami submit final Freedom Park stadium plans to city officials |

Jim Curtin: "We don’t need to motivate" Union players against Red Bulls |

USMNT 23-man Gold Cup roster announced - Stars and Stripes FC
Here’s the team that will defend the CONCACAF crown.

FC Cincinnati's stadium future may look like what Orlando has
What did Orlando City's MLS stadium do to the Parramore neighborhood, which is similar to the West End, where FC Cincinnati's stadium is being built?

Q&A: L.A. Galaxy’s Servando Carrasco on his wife Alex Morgan and why World Cup foes should fear her – The Athletic ($)
The USWNT star is finally healthy, unlike her injury-marred 2015 World Cup.

Chicago Fire, NYCFC nominated for ESPN sports humanitarian award |

After years as a pariah, MLS sees its reputation rising - Reuters
Major League Soccer, once shunned by the international football community, is gaining respect thanks to its steady growth in popularity and new stadium projects, commissioner Don Garber said.

World Football

Cristiano Ronaldo rape lawsuit moved to federal court, says Mayorga lawyer
The woman accusing Cristiano Ronaldo of raping her has shifted the venue for legal charges from Nevada court to federal court, her lawyer says.

Neymar out of Copa America with ankle injury
Neymar is out of Copa America after suffering a right ankle injury in a win over Qatar on Wednesday night.

Source: Bayern out of running to sign De Ligt
Bayern Munich have withdrawn from the race to sign Matthijs de Ligt, a source close to the club has told ESPN FC.

OFFICIAL: James Rodriguez leaves FC Bayern Munich after finishing his two-year-loan - Bavarian Football Works
We all knew that this was about to happen, today it became official.

Julian Draxler might be heading to Tottenham Hotspur because of Paris Saint-Germain’s financial fair play problems. - Cartilage Free Captain
You want attacking depth? Here’s an option, but it comes with baggage.