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Timbers coach Porter steps down - reports

Caleb Porter is out as coach of the Portland Timbers, according to multiple reports, after leading the club to first place in the Western Conference.

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How high is Cristian Roldan's ceiling?

In his third year as a pro, Cristian Roldan emerged as one of the Seattle Sounders' best players in 2017. Just how high is his ceiling?

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Montreal to renew Dzemaili's loan for 2018

The Montreal Impact will renew designated player Blerim Dzemaili's loan for the 2018 season, the MLS club announced on Thursday.

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2dJeff Carlisle

Columbus mayor upset after MLS meeting

A meeting to try to keep Columbus Crew SC from moving the franchise to Austin, Texas ended in acrimony on Tuesday.

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2dJeff Carlisle

Dempsey agrees new Seattle deal - sources

Clint Dempsey has agreed terms on a new contract with the Seattle Sounders, multiple sources have confirmed to ESPN FC.

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2dGraham Parker

Is Columbus a team of destiny?

Columbus Crew SC were in supreme form down the stretch, and have rallied around their supporters amid the threat of relocation. Is this their year?

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Atlanta adds USL team for 2018 season

Atlanta United is adding an expansion team in the second-division United Soccer League that will begin play in 2018.

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4dJeff Carlisle

FC Cincinnati secures MLS shirt sponsor

FC Cincinnati's bid to secure one of the two MLS expansion slots in December has received a boost as the club announced a deal with Mercy Health.

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Friedel 'best person for the job' - Revs GM

New England Revolution general manager Mike Burns hit back at the criticism he received over hiring Brad Friedel as the MLS club's new coach.

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4dArch Bell

Can Dynamo ride Houston's title buzz?

Houston is riding a championship high after the Astros' World Series win. Can the Dynamo catch the wave and take it to an MLS Cup title?

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Pulisic: U.S. must develop teenagers better

In the wake of the U.S.'s failure to qualify for the World Cup, Christian Pulisic has called for top teenage players to be given more opportunities.

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5dESPN staff

Keeping Schweini in '18 'a priority' - Fire GM

Chicago Fire general manager Nelson Rodriguez said keeping Designated Player Bastian Schweinsteiger for the 2018 season is "a priority" for the club.

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6dJeff Carlisle

MLS expansion candidates: Long shots

In the second of a two-part series, Jeff Carlisle assesses the expansion bids of cities with longer odds of winning an MLS franchise in 2018.