High-scoring Folarin Balogun is stateside, fueling USMNT speculation

The 21-year-old Arsenal prospect, with 17 goals in France's Ligue 1, is also eligible to play for England and Nigeria.

By Steven GoffMarch 23, 2023

By deciding to play on during a FIFA break, MLS further undermines its own season

Amid an international window, MLS will march on with a full slate of 14 matches Saturday.

By Steven GoffMarch 22, 2023

Arsenal and Wayne Rooney will meet again in the MLS All-Star Game

Audi Field in Washington will host the annual soccer exhibition July 19.

By Steven GoffMarch 20, 2023

Sloppy first half at funky Yankee Stadium leaves D.C. United at a loss

New York City FC controlled play early and held on late to hand visiting United a gut punch of a defeat.

By Steven GoffMarch 18, 2023

FIFA drops plan for Saudi agency to sponsor Women’s World Cup

The potential deal was criticized by soccer stars and hosts Australia and New Zealand, who highlighted Saudi Arabia's poor record on women's and LGBTQ rights.

By Kelsey AblesMarch 17, 2023

D.C. United acquires Lewis O’Brien on short-term loan from Nottingham Forest

O’Brien arrived in Washington this week for a physical and final paperwork.

By Steven GoffMarch 16, 2023

Gio Reyna returns to USMNT amid ‘complex situation’ engulfing family and coach

“He’s in a good place,” Anthony Hudson said of Gio Reyna. “He’s determined to come back in and do well and help the team.”

By Steven GoffMarch 15, 2023

As controversy engulfs U.S. Soccer and family, Gio Reyna heads back to USMNT

Gio Reyna will report to training camp in Orlando next week for Concacaf Nations League matches March 24 and 27.

By Steven GoffMarch 14, 2023

FIFA approves additional expansion of 2026 World Cup

The new World Cup format means 48 teams will play 104 games over as many as 40 days in the United States, Canada and Mexico.

By Cindy BorenMarch 14, 2023

U.S. Soccer: ‘No legal impediment’ to rehiring Gregg Berhalter as USMNT coach

Berhalter guided the U.S. men at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, but his contract expired at the end of the year and it is uncertain whether he will return.

By Steven GoffMarch 13, 2023

U.K. sports legend reinstated at BBC after clash over migration policy

Gary Lineker's suspension after he tweeted criticism of a U.K. migration policy created a furor in Britain and calls to boycott the BBC.

By Karla AdamMarch 13, 2023

Soccer hero’s tweet on asylum kicks up huge culture war and BBC boycott

The BBC's decision to suspend its star soccer presenter, Gary Lineker, from its popular "Match of the Day" show has ignited a fierce debate about free speech.

By Adela SulimanMarch 12, 2023

Chris Durkin nets late equalizer to give D.C. United a point vs. Orlando

Opportunities were aplenty for United, but it took Durkin’s strike to offset Duncan McGuire’s goal for the Lions early in the second half.

By Steven GoffMarch 11, 2023

D.C. United poised to acquire Lewis O’Brien from Nottingham Forest

The English midfielder, 24, would arrive on loan until at least this summer.

By Steven GoffMarch 10, 2023

UEFA will refund Liverpool fans’ ticket costs after Champions League chaos

UEFA will cover more than 19,000 tickets after an independent inquiry determined a crush of fans could have led to disaster.

By Cindy BorenMarch 7, 2023

D.C. United can’t maintain its momentum, sputters to 2-0 loss at Columbus

The drama of last week's season opener at Audi Field didn't carry over Saturday night against the Crew.

By Steven GoffMarch 4, 2023

Ted Ku-DiPietro, a homegrown talent, brings ‘a hunger’ to D.C. United

The source of United’s opening-day valor was an Oakton High School graduate whose MLS roster classification offers a starting salary of $67,360.

By Steven GoffMarch 3, 2023

Spirit makes 15-year-old Chloe Ricketts youngest signing in NWSL history

The Michigan native signed a three-year deal with Washington after training with the team in preseason.

By Thomas FloydMarch 3, 2023

Top Moroccan soccer player charged with rape in France

Moroccan national team soccer player Achraf Hakimi has been placed under judicial supervision in France and has been banned from contacting his alleged victim.

By Rick NoackMarch 3, 2023

D.C. United reacquires Argentine attacker Yamil Asad

Asad played for the MLS club in 2018 and 2020-21.

By Steven GoffMarch 2, 2023