San Jose's Khari Stephenson scored vs. West Brom
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MLS Preseason Tracker: Khari Stephenson on trial with San Jose, Chicago Fire cut Federico Puppo (Feb. 24)

The intensity is gradually ratcheting up as MLS preseason training continues at a variety of locations around the world. Catch all the other news and updates from MLS training camps below. And for the entire February preseason schedule, click here.


STEPHENSON ON TRIAL WITH QUAKES: Former San Jose Earthquakes midfielder Khari Stephenson is on trial with his former club and featured in the Quakes' 1-0 win over the Portland Timbers at the Rose City Invitational preseason tournament Sunday. Coming off the bench, the veteran played the final 27 minutes of the game and picked up a yellow card.

The 33-year-old played most recently for Real Salt Lake, but was released after last season. With San Jose from 2010-12, the Jamaican scored eight goals in 69 appearances. Earthquakes head coach Mark Watson said Stephenson was among the players the team was evaluating during the preseason tournament hosted by the Timbers.


REVS BRING LA LIGA VETERAN LARREA IN ON TRIAL: Could the New England Revolution be looking to add a Spanish presence to their midfield? By the looks of it, it's possible:


RED BULLS DISCUSS ROMP OF IMPACT: The New York Red Bulls had one of the highest-scoring offense in all of MLS in 2013, and that could once again be the case this upcoming season.
 
The Red Bulls' talented attack put up three goals in a shutout win against the Montreal Impact in the Walt Disney World Pro Soccer Classic this past weekend despite being outplayed for large stretches. Afterwards, Tim Cahill, Ryan Meara and Bradley Wright-Phillips all touched on the victory and the team's development this preseason.

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