MLS Player of the Week: Week 6 – Jaime Penedo

LA Galaxy needed to beat the Seattle Sounders on Sunday night after losing their previous two but their 1-0 victory would not have been possible without goalkeeper Jaime Penedo. Goalkeeper’s don’t always get enough praise but Penedo was excellent on Sunday and takes this week’s MLSGB Player of the Week award. The Panamanian stopper was making … Continue reading MLS Player of the Week: Week 6 – Jaime Penedo

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World Cup Qualifier Preview and Prediction: Panama vs USA

Competition: 2018 World Cup Qualifier – Panama vs. USA Venue: Estadio Rommel Fernández – Tuesday, March 28 – 22:00 ET (03:00 BST)  Match Odds: Panama 12/5 – Draw 11/5 – USA 21/20 Match Preview Panama host the USA in a crucial World Cup qualifier on Tuesday night, with just one place and one point separating the sides going into the fourth … Continue reading World Cup Qualifier Preview and Prediction: Panama vs USA

STATS: Comparing the 2014 LA Galaxy MLS Cup winners to the 2015 Portland Timbers

Portland Timbers became just the second side not named LA Galaxy in the past five years to win MLS Cup last Sunday night. Here, Jamie Dawe looks at how Portland’s championship winning team compares to that of the Galaxy’s from the 2014 season and weighs up how a battle between the last two championship sides could play … Continue reading STATS: Comparing the 2014 LA Galaxy MLS Cup winners to the 2015 Portland Timbers

Getting Stuck In: Time to put the “D” in DP

The Getting Stuck In column delves into some of the more intriguing aspects in US Soccer and MLS, shining a light on the stories regarding the league’s teams and its most-loved characters. This week Dave Lewis looks into whether MLS clubs need to invest in more defensive Designated Players to enjoy success. By Dave Lewis So why should you … Continue reading Getting Stuck In: Time to put the “D” in DP

MLS Preview and Prediction: LA Galaxy vs San Jose Earthquakes

Competition: Major League Soccer – LA Galaxy vs. San Jose Earthquakes Venue: StubHub Center – Friday, July 17 – 23:00 ET (04:00 BST) Match Odds: LA Galaxy 4/9 – Draw 16/5 – San Jose Earthquakes 11/2 Match Preview LA Galaxy face the San Jose Earthquakes in the third Californian Clasico in less than three weeks … Continue reading MLS Preview and Prediction: LA Galaxy vs San Jose Earthquakes

MLS Preview and Prediction: LA Galaxy vs Vancouver Whitecaps

Competition: Major League Soccer – LA Galaxy vs. Vancouver Whitecaps  Venue: StubHub Center – Saturday, June 6 – 22:30 ET (03:30 BST) Match Odds: LA Galaxy 3/4 – Draw 13/5 – Vancouver Whitecaps 18/5 Match Preview LA Galaxy host this season’s surprise package on Saturday night as the Vancouver Whitecaps make the trip to StubHub … Continue reading MLS Preview and Prediction: LA Galaxy vs Vancouver Whitecaps

MLS Preview and Prediction: DC United vs LA Galaxy

Competition: Major League Soccer – DC United vs LA Galaxy  Venue: RFK Stadium – Saturday, March 28 – 19:00 ET (23:00 GMT – Live on Sky Sports 5) Match Odds: DC United 9/5 – Draw 12/5 – LA Galaxy 7/5 Match Preview DC United host an unbeaten LA Galaxy side at RFK Stadium tomorrow evening in one of the standout … Continue reading MLS Preview and Prediction: DC United vs LA Galaxy

MLS Preview and Prediction: Portland Timbers vs LA Galaxy

Competition: Major League Soccer – Portland Timbers vs LA Galaxy Venue: Providence Park – Sunday, March 15 – 19:00 ET (23:00 GMT – Live on Sky Sports 1) Match Odds: Portland Timbers 13/8 – Draw 12/5 – LA Galaxy 6/4 Match Preview Portland Timbers host MLS Cup holders LA Galaxy at Providence Park this Sunday night in the … Continue reading MLS Preview and Prediction: Portland Timbers vs LA Galaxy

USMNT end five game winless streak with 2-0 victory over Panama

The rot has been stopped. Jurgen Klinsmann and the US Men’s National Team ended a five-game winless streak with a comfortable 2-0 victory against Panama on Sunday. First-half goals from Michael Bradley and Clint Dempsey saw the USA record their first win since a 1-0 friendly victory against the Czech Republic back in September. Panama were far … Continue reading USMNT end five game winless streak with 2-0 victory over Panama