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Richard Farley

  1. MLS Snapshot: Vancouver Whitecaps 1-0 Seattle Sounders

    Jul 6, 2014, 1:13 AM EDT

    Vancouver Whitecaps' Sebastian Fernandez leaps to knock the ball out of the air and gain control against the Montreal Impact during the second half of an MLS soccer game Wednesday, June 25, 2014, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Darryl Dyck)

    Thanks to Sebastian Fernández, Vancouver’s back into the win column.

  2. Brazil-Colombia referee forced to explain himself outside airport bathroom

    Jul 5, 2014, 11:46 PM EDT

    Referee Carlos Velasco Carballo from Spain separates players during the World Cup quarterfinal soccer match between Brazil and Colombia at the Arena Castelao in Fortaleza, Brazil, Friday, July 4, 2014. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

    Is there a window in which it’s socially acceptable to confront Carballo about his performance? And if so, why isn’t that window shorter?

  3. MLS Snapshot: Toronto FC 1-2 D.C. United

    Jul 5, 2014, 10:26 PM EDT

    New England Revolution v D.C. United

    Defensive breakdowns and United opportunism ended TFC’s six-match run.

  4. Thigh injury will likely sideline di María for rest of the World Cup; what are Argentina’s options?

    Jul 5, 2014, 9:01 PM EDT

    Argentina's Angel di Maria lies on the ground injured as referee Nicola Rizzoli from Italy requests a stretcher to take him off the pitch during the World Cup quarterfinal soccer match between Argentina and Belgium at the Estadio Nacional in Brasilia, Brazil, Saturday, July 5, 2014. At left is Belgium's Axel Witsel and at right, Argentina's Lucas Biglia.(AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)

    Alejandro Sabella’s options will be limited without his best midfielder.

  5. Willian, Hulk, and Fred: What Neymar’s absence means for Brazil

    Jul 5, 2014, 7:34 PM EDT

    Neymar's injury was the main story for Brazil, as their star man was ruled out.

    Without his focal point, Luiz Felipe Scolari will have to re-think how Brazil generates chances.

  6. Klinsmann jumps back into MLS debate with Facebook post

    Jul 5, 2014, 5:12 PM EDT

    Turkey v United States

    Without mentioning Major League Soccer, Klinsmann rekindled the domestic vs. Europe debate he loves so much.

  7. FIFA disciplinary committee reviewing Juan Camilo Zuñiga’s foul on Neymar

    Jul 5, 2014, 4:26 PM EDT

    Brazil's Neymar is fouled by Colombia's Juan Zuniga during the World Cup quarterfinal soccer match between Brazil and Colombia at the Arena Castelao in Fortaleza, Brazil, Friday, July 4, 2014. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

    The group has the power to correct “obvious errors in the referee’s disciplinary decisions,” with a FIFA spokesperson confirming the examination has begun.

  8. Ferdinand to Queens Park Rangers? It’s really happening, says Redknapp

    Jul 3, 2014, 11:58 PM EDT

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    Once Rio returns from … Brazil … he’s expected to sign his deal with QPR.

  9. Sporting KC president confesses “strong possibility” Matt Besler could be Europe-bound

    Jul 3, 2014, 11:10 PM EDT

    NATAL, BRAZIL - JUNE 16: Matt Besler of the United States challenges Jordan Ayew of Ghana during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Ghana and the United States at Estadio das Dunas on June 16, 2014 in Natal, Brazil.

    What would Sporting do without Matt Besler? Robb Heineman’s hoping he won’t have to find out.

  10. Should we add Juan Luis Anangonó to the list of failed Chicago Designated Players?

    Jul 3, 2014, 8:55 PM EDT

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    The Ecuadorian’s loan to LDU Quito highlights the (one) boom or (many) busts nature of Chicago’s Designated Players.

  11. Bocanegra reaction to U.S. World Cup offers counterpoint to Donovan

    Jul 3, 2014, 7:35 PM EDT

    Italy v USA - International Friendly

    Former U.S. captain says, “We’re a smart team … We’re going in the right direction

  12. Rodríguez looks to Spain in lieu of “physical” Premier League

    Jul 3, 2014, 6:51 PM EDT

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    The money’s in England, but the style of play is not. James is looking to La Liga.

  13. Kroos addresses Real Madrid speculation, says no deal is done

    Jul 3, 2014, 5:59 PM EDT

    Bayern Munich's Kroos celebrates after scoring against Arsenal during their Champions League soccer match at the Emirates Stadium in London

    While his move to La Real seems inevitable, it’s not done yet, according to the German international.

  14. MLS: Looking at the next month on the fringe of the West’s playoff picture

    Jul 3, 2014, 5:14 PM EDT

    Keane, right, will be LA's go-to man once again this season. But will his age be a factor?

    A closer look at the fight for the West’s last two playoff spots.

  15. Crimes and misdemeanors: Fabian Castillo handed a four-game suspension by MLS

    Jul 3, 2014, 4:06 PM EDT

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    Two for violent conduct, an addition two for the circumstances leaves FC Dallas’s main attacker sidelined for a month.

  16. PST’s Major League Soccer Player of the Week: Montréal’s Jack McInerney

    Jul 2, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT

    Montreal Impact's Jack McInerney, second right, celebrates with teammates, from left, Justin Mapp, Patrice Bernier and Marco Di Vaio after scoring against the Houston Dynamo during the second half of an MLS soccer game in Montreal, Sunday, June 29, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Graham Hughes)

    After claiming the league’s honor, “Jack Mac” win PST’s award.

  17. Signs of progress small but clear for the United States

    Jul 2, 2014, 12:50 AM EDT

    SALVADOR, BRAZIL - JULY 01: Head coach Jurgen Klinsmann of the United States speaks to Eden Hazard of Belgium after Belgium's 2-1 win in extra time during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Belgium and the United States at Arena Fonte Nova on July 1, 2014 in Salvador, Brazil.

    The bottom line: The U.S. didn’t make it farther that four years ago. Too bad bottom lines don’t always tell the story.

  18. WATCH: Landon Donovan reacts to Chris Wondolowski’s late miss against Belgium

    Jul 1, 2014, 10:05 PM EDT

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    Just like millions of fans across the country, the team’s all-time leading scorer momentarily thought the U.S. was through.

  19. World Cup Quarterfinals: Match-ups, schedule, bracket and more

    Jul 1, 2014, 9:36 PM EDT

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    The final eight is set. Here are your days, times, and need-to-knows.

  20. Klinsmann: U.S. gave everything they had, “made their country proud”

    Jul 1, 2014, 8:03 PM EDT

    SALVADOR, BRAZIL - JULY 01: Head coach Jurgen Klinsmann of the United States acknowledges the fans after losing to Belgium 2-1 in extra time during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Belgium and the United States at Arena Fonte Nova on July 1, 2014 in Salvador, Brazil.

    “I told them in the locker room, I’m very proud of them …”

  21. De Bruyne, Lukaku lift Belgium in extra time, send U.S. out of World Cup

    Jul 1, 2014, 6:34 PM EDT

    SALVADOR, BRAZIL - JULY 01: Kevin De Bruyne of Belgium celebrates after scoring his team's first goal in extra time during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Belgium and the United States at Arena Fonte Nova on July 1, 2014 in Salvador, Brazil.

    A late Julian Green goal gave the U.S. hope, but for the second straight World Cup, extra time sees the Americans out of the World Cup.

  22. At halftime: With Johnson out, Belgium, U.S. reach halftime scoreless — FOLLOW LIVE

    Jul 1, 2014, 4:55 PM EDT

    United States' Michael Bradley, left, tries to keep up with Belgium's Dries Mertens during the World Cup round of 16 soccer match between Belgium and the USA at the Arena Fonte Nova in Salvador, Brazil, Tuesday, July 1, 2014. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)

    The U.S. is down on of its better places, but they remain even on the scoresheet.

  23. Game on: Lineups, talking points as U.S., Belgium close out World Cup’s Round of 16

    Jul 1, 2014, 3:21 PM EDT

    Cameron is ready to roll in Brazil, as USA face Ghana in Group G opener on Monday.

    Jurgen Klinsmann shakes up his midfield, with Jozy Altidore still not fit enough to make the starting XI.

  24. Preview: Despite Belgium’s talent, U.S. has reason to believe

    Jul 1, 2014, 12:33 AM EDT

    United States' Clint Dempsey works out during a training session in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Saturday, June 28, 2014. The U.S. will play against Belgium on Tuesday, July 1, in the round 16 of the 2014 soccer World Cup. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

    The Red Devils are the rightful favorites, but U.S. is capable of transcending the gap in talent.

  25. Add Nigeria’s Stephen Keshi to the list of coaches unhappy with officiating

    Jun 30, 2014, 9:53 PM EDT

    BRASILIA, BRAZIL - JUNE 29: Head coach of Nigeria Stephen Keshi answers to the media during a press conference on the eve of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil round of 16 match between France and Nigeria at Estadio Nacional on June 29, 2014 in Brasilia, Brazil.

    Breaking: Coach eliminated from the World Cup disagrees with some calls. Alert Guinness.