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D.C. United midfielder Luis Silva (Photo by Gene Sweeney Jr/Getty Images)

D.C. United Top Scorer Silva Out With Hamstring Injury

D.C. United leading scorer Luis Silva has a hamstring injury that could put him out for the rest of the season.

10/15/2014

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Parents Growing More Concerned Over Potential For Concussions In Young Soccer Players

The lawsuit was filed Wednesday and seeks class action status on behalf of current and former soccer players who competed for teams governed by FIFA and several U.S.-based soccer organizations.

08/28/2014

Landon Donovan of the Los Angeles Galaxy announces his retirement following the 2014 MLS season during a news conference at the StubHub Center on August 7, 2014, in Carson, California. (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

6 Post-Retirement Moves Landon Donovan Should Make

LA Galaxy forward and MLS legend Landon Donovan announced his retirement on Thursday. Although he’s calling it quits on the pitch, may we still see Donovan stay around the game (or not)?

08/08/2014

Landon Donovan #10 of Los Angeles Galaxy reacts to his supporters after a 4-1 win over the Philadelphia Union at StubHub Center on May 25, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Harry How/Getty Images)

5 Reasons Why Landon Donovan Is The Best MLS Player Ever

Landon Donovan has announced his intention to retire from soccer at the end of the 2014 season. Here’s 5 reasons why Landon Donovan is the best MLS player ever…

08/07/2014

Chris Rolfe (right) of D.C. United celebrates after scoring a goal with teammate Nick DeLeon at RFK Stadium in Washington, D.C.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

D.C. United Blanks Toronto FC

All-star goalkeeper Bill Hamid tied a career high with eight saves for his fifth shutout of the season in D.C. United’s 3-0 victory over Toronto FC on Wednesday night.

07/31/2014

Manchester United's Antonio Valencia (right) vies with Inter Milan's Dodo during a Champions Cup match at FedEx Field in Landover, Maryland, on July 29, 2014. (Photo credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Manchester United Defeats Inter Milan on Penalties After Scoreless Draw

Louis Van Gaal said Manchester United’s performance in Tuesday night’s scoreless draw against Inter Milan was better than each of his team’s previous preseason games.

07/30/2014

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Montgomery County Officials Avoid Soccer Controversy

Montgomery County officials are avoiding a fight between the school system and the county’s major recreational youth soccer group.

07/29/2014

View from the upper seats of the proposed new D.C. United soccer stadium at Buzzard Point. (Rendering from D.C. United)

Public Hearings Planned on Proposed D.C. United Soccer Stadium

The D.C. councilmember who could end up deciding the fate of a proposed new soccer stadium for D.C. United will hold two public hearings on the project.

07/23/2014

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7 World Cup Pitch Invaders Who Regret Nothing

Although their fates remain a mystery, these few moments of glory will always be remembered…by them.

07/14/2014

Alvaro Pereira of Uruguay receives treatment during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (credit: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

3 Reasons Why FIFA Needs To Pay More Attention To Concussions

To many-a-fan’s dismay, some players were noticeably ‘out of it’ and even collapsed after sustaining a head injury during play. While getting injured is something that can happen in any sport, certain protocols need to be followed to ensure player safety.

07/11/2014

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