Each Monday, Wednesday and Friday I’ll run down news stories you may have missed.
- Alvaro Saborio retired "to protect his family".
- Fellow SB nation blog Burgundy Wave previewed RSL 2017.
- RSL season preview by Goal.com, they also ran a piece on the transition from Javi to Albert.
- 2017 Jersey updates for all teams.
- "Chicarito" offered $15 million to play for LAFC.
- Rapids targeting Aron Jóhannsson for summer window. Will MLS block them like they did us?
- The MLS Players Union and the NFL Players Association warn against an Illinois bill limiting workman's comp. for athletes.
- Much to Seattle’s dismay, former star Fredy Montero set to join the Whitecaps.
- Detroit’s expansion plan hits delay due to stadium proposal.
- NYCFC looking to trade Mix Diskerud.
- One of the oldest players in MLS, here’s a look back at DaMarcus Beasley’s beginnings. Houston also signed their long term vet Brad Davis to a one-day contract allowing him to retire as a member of the Dynamo. (Hey RSL Front Office - can we please do the same for Javi when he retires?)
- What ever happened to.... 8 former MLS players.
US Soccer News
- Gold Cup semifinals will be held in Arlington TX and Pasadena CA.
- How are our US Internationals doing overseas?
- CONCACAF U-20 World Cup Qualifying standings/schedule.
- US Soccer hires Premier League head of performance.
- Univision will stream LigaMX games on Facebook.
- Possible D2 Super Cup between NASL and USL champions?
- United Women’s Soccer contiunues to expand with new team in Calgary.
- Brazil fails to qualify for U-20 World Cup.
Epic GK clearance fail