Daily Archives: August 2, 2016


MLS Ticker: Bradley, Timbers, Robles and more

Photo by Vincent Carchietta/USA TODAY Sports A U.S. Men’s National Team regular looks set to return to action after a lengthy injury absence, while the Portland Timbers have bolstered their backline yet again with the signing of a young defender. Michael Bradley returned to training on Tuesday and could return in time for Toronto FC’s clash with…

SBI Soccer: MLS Ticker: Bradley, Timbers, Robles and more


Frank Lampard wins MLS Player of the Week, nominated for MLS Player of the Month for July

Eight goals in eight. NYCFC’s first-ever hat trick. Frank is officially dank again. When Frank James Lampard made his 2016 debut to a chorus of boo-birds on May 21st’s Red Bull Wedding, things pretty much felt like they could only get better from there. I mean, how could they have been any worse? Well, fast-forward…

Hudson River Blue: Frank Lampard wins MLS Player of the Week, nominated for MLS Player of the Month for July


NYCFC trade Mbenga Arokoyo’s discovery rights to Portland

by DAVE MARTINEZ The Portland Timbers signed Nigerian defender Gbenga Arokoyo on Tuesday afternoon — but they had to speak to New York City FC first before executing the deal. NYCFC took to Twitter to announce the acquisition of a 2017 third round pick and targeted allocation money from the Timbers in exchange for Arokoyo’s…

Empire of Soccer: NYCFC trade Mbenga Arokoyo’s discovery rights to Portland