All-Star: The Flaming Lips, Cold War Kids headline festivities in Portland ahead of 2014 All-Star Game

The Flaming Lips, Cold War Kids to headline All-Star week festivities in Portland

Major League Soccer announced on Wednesday the slate of events for the 2014 AT&T MLS All-Star week in Portland, Ore., including headlining musical acts The Flaming Lips and Cold War Kids.

The six-day celebration in downtown Portland will kick off on Friday, August 1, with fan events extending through the 2014 AT&T MLS All-Star Game on Wednesday, August 6 (9:30 pm ET, ESPN2, UniMas, TSN and RDS).

All-Star: Bayern Munich announce star-studded group of players taking part in US tour

Bayern Munich announce Lewandowski, Ribery, Green among stars taking part in full US tour

A number of 2014 World Cup veterans, including the US national team's Julian Green, will suit up for Bayern Munich for the reigning German champions' entire US tour, which begins next week.

FC Bayern confirma la nómina que jugará contra Chivas Guadalajara en el Red Bull Arena

FC Bayern confirma la nómina que jugará contra Chivas Guadalajara en el Red Bull Arena

Bayern Munich training

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FC Bayern de Múnich llegará a los Estados Unidos el próximo martes 29 de julio de cara a lo que será su mini gira de pretemporada por los Estados Unidos.

Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola says focus of US soccer should be on coaching and academies

Next step for US soccer? Bayern's Guardiola says it's down to coaching

Pep Guardiola, Bayern Munich

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Pep Guardiola is very familiar with the United States.

Pep Guardiola llena de elogios al fútbol de EE.UU., México y Costa Rica tras su participación en el Mundial

Pep Guardiola llena de elogios al fútbol de EE.UU., México y Costa Rica

Barcelona head coach Josep Guardiola

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Pep Guardiola está alistando sus maletas para viajar hacia los Estados Unidos donde tendrá dos partidos de pretemporada. 

La primera estación de esta minigira será el amistoso contra Chivas Guadalajara en el Red Bull Arena de Harrison, New Jersey, y posteriormente el Partido de las Estrellas de la MLS. Pero, antes, tuvo tiempo para elogiar al fútbol de Norte y Centroamérica.

Sporting KC, Dom Dwyer find bright side in striker's MLS All-Star snub: "It'll keep him hungry"

Sporting, Dwyer find bright side in striker's MLS All-Star snub

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – If Dom Dwyer feels snubbed by his omission from the MLS All-Star Game roster, he's keeping it hidden behind his trademark grin.

All-Star: Bayern Munich's Pep Guardiola keen on keeping Julian Green around for upcoming season

Guardiola keen on keeping Green at Bayern for 2014-15 season

Julian Green at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil

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As things stand, US national team youngster Julian Green will be a Bayern Munich player for the 2014-2015 European season.

Pep Guardiola, the head coach of the reigning German champions, indicated on Tuesday that he's intent on keeping the 19-year-old around instead of loaning him out ahead of the upcoming Bundesliga campaign. But he also made it clear that his plan hinges on the transfer market and the outcome of preseason, which includes two matches in the USA.

Chipotle MLS Homegrown Game: DeAndre Yedlin out as Danny Garcia, Zach Pfeffer, Carlos Salcedo added

Yedlin out as Garcia, Pfeffer, Salcedo added to Chipotle MLS Homegrown roster

Three new faces were added on Tuesday to the inaugural Chipotle MLS Homegrown Game, as FC Dallas midfielder Danny Garcia, Philadelphia Union midfielder Zach Pfeffer and Real Salt Lake defender Carlos Salcedo have been added to the 20-man roster.

All-Star: Obafemi Martins credits ease of playing with Clint Dempsey as Seattle sends five players

Deadly Martins-Dempsey partnership keys Sounders' run on All-Stars
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TUKWILA, Wash. – The Seattle Sounders lead the Western Conference, the Supporters' Shield race, and now the All-Star count.

All-Star: Julian Green included in Bayern Munich's first team as US preseason tour draws near

Green at All-Star: USMNT starlet named to Bayern touring squad

Julian Green - April 2, 2014

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Julian Green made an impression on US national team fans with his World Cup goal last month, and he'll have a few opportunities to build on that burgeoning reputation in the coming weeks.

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