RSL turned a torrential downpour into three points! Not sure if we want to do that every week though...
- August provides RSL with opportunity. (SL Tribune)
- Deseret News article about last week’s MLS video about RSL.
- Recap of the rain-delay bowl. (Goal)
- Mike Petke and Nick Rimando reminisce about RFK stadium. (SL Tribune)
- Vote for Luis Silva to get Goal of the Week! (MLS)
- Will VAR create a divide among referees? (fourfourtwo)
- VAR has caused a major debate with Kaka getting a red card - see video below. (SBI)
Other US Leagues
- Las Vegas finally get’s it’s team! (LV pro soccer)
- In NWSL action Sky Blue was taken down in Orlando. (EOS)
- Attendance figures for US weekend games. (SoccerAmerica)
- Has Bill Hamid earned playing time with the USMNT? (Stars and stripes) Sean Johnson is also making his case. (MLS)
- With DeAndre Yedlin out, who’s the best option at RB for the USMNT? (fourfourtwo)
- Satire - MLS exists solely to weaken Mexico’s National Team. (Howler)
- Morocco beats the deadline to file for 2026 World Cup. (SBI)
- Women’s Euro tournament gets good reviews. (Prostamerika)
- Ronaldo scores, gets sent off, and shoves ref all in under 3 min. (NBCS)
- The 18 best and worst kits of 2017-18. (fourfourtwo)
- Clint Dempsey just hit 50 goals with Seattle Sounders.
50 goals as a Sounder! Take a bow, @clint_dempsey. pic.twitter.com/E0sPHliA3D— Seattle Sounders FC (@SoundersFC) August 13, 2017
- Kaka’s red card controversy.
After Video Review, a red card is shown to Kaka of Orlando City SC for violent conduct. #NYvORL https://t.co/eoyP2CckxJ— Major League Soccer (@MLS) August 13, 2017