CARSON, Calif. – Landon Donovan has been an All-Star every year he’s played in Major League Soccer, and he sees his record 14th selection as a tremendous honor – even if there might be players more deserving.
PORTLAND, Ore. – It may not be the first thing Caleb Porter wakes up worrying about, but when it comes to soccer, the Portland Timbers head coach always makes time.
WASHINGTON – D.C. United head coach Ben Olsen does not seem too concerned with the lack of D.C. players in the MLS All-Star Game Fan XI, the crowd-sourced group of players honored as part of All-Star coach Caleb Porter's squad that will take face Bayern Munich in Portland on Aug. 6.
Mundialistas encabezan la lista del Primer Once seleccionado para el Equipo de las Estrellas de la MLS
The 2014 AT&T MLS All-Star game will have a World Cup feel to it, and it’s not just because Bayern Munich are coming to town.
Major League Soccer released the Fan XI for this year’s showcase in Portland (Aug. 6, 9 pm ET | ESPN2, UniMas in the US; TSN/RDS in Canada), and eight of the 11 players chosen come from the United States men's national team's 2014 World Cup squad, while the other three have all been to the world’s biggest show and share eight World Cup participations between them.
Fan voting for the 2014 AT&T MLS All-Star Game in Portland ended last week, and on Wednesday night, fans will get their first look at the team that will face Bayern Munich on Aug. 6.
The MLS Fan XI will be announced at halftime of ESPN2's broadcast (and the ESPN Deportes+ broadcast) of Wednesday's game between the Philadelphia Union and New York Red Bulls, which starts at 6:55 pm ET.
Bayern de Múnich ya inició su concentración de cara a la pretemporada contra Chivas y las Estrellas de la MLS
Mientras que en la noche del miércoles, ESPN2 (en EE.UU.) dará a conocer a los once jugadores que más votos recibieron por parte de los aficionados para estar en el Partido de las Estrellas de la MLS, el Bayern de Múnich arrancó con firmeza esta semana su plan de preparación de cara a la temporada 2014-2015.
Under the Radar: Could Golden Boot leader Bradley Wright-Phillips really miss out on MLS All-Star nod?
HARRISON, N.J. – A quick look at the most recent numbers shows that Bradley Wright-Phillips sits in first place in the MLS Golden Boot race.
A quick look at the most recent numbers shows he isn’t even among the top seven forwards in MLS All-Star Game voting.
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