MLS ref replaced after photo in Miami jersey

The referee who was originally scheduled to work Saturday’s Inter Miami match at Orlando City MLS match was replaced after photos of him wearing a Miami jersey appeared online (Patrick Smith) Major... Read more »

‘Moment of truth’ for Barca says Xavi

Barcelona coach Xavi says his team can take a huge step forward this week (Carlo Hermann) Barcelona coach Xavi said Saturday it was now the ‘moment of truth’ for his side who... Read more »

Ancelotti says Real ‘must not forget’ Vinicius racist abuse on Valencia return

Real and Vinicius travel to Valencia Saturday, where he suffered abuse last season (JAVIER SORIANO) Carlo Ancelotti insisted Real Madrid ‘must not forget what happened’ as the La Liga leaders return to... Read more »

Inter Miami vs. Orlando City: Messi relied on too much, coach fears ‘significant fatigue’

Inter Miami leads Major League Soccer with four of six possible points after two matches, but here is where the challenge lies with Lionel Messi’s availability during the month of March. Messi’s... Read more »

No Messi and just eight MLS teams in US Open Cup after deal

Lionel Messi and Inter Miami will not participate in the US Open Cup this season with just eight Major League Soccer clubs competing in the traditional knockout competition, after a compromise deal... Read more »

Girona seek to reignite shock La Liga title charge

Surprise contenders Girona seemed to have stumbled in their La Liga title bid when they went three games without a win earlier in the month but victory on Monday moved them back... Read more »

Messi and Miami face Florida MLS derby test

Lionel Messi and Inter Miami face an early season derby test when they host Florida rivals Orlando City in Major League Soccer on Saturday. Messi’s stoppage time equalizer in Sunday’s 1-1 draw... Read more »

‘I don’t care about his past’: La Liga chief wants Man Utd’s Mason Greenwood to stay in Spain

On loan: Mason Greenwood (Isabel Infantes/PA Wire) The president of La Liga says he “doesn’t care” about Mason Greenwood’s past and wants the Manchester United forward to stay in Spain beyond this... Read more »

Can Lionel Messi and Inter Miami be MLS Cup champions? 2024 MLS season preview

As Major League Soccer kicks off its 29th season, there will be one player and one team that will commandeer much of the focus. Lionel Messi — the eight-time Ballon d’Or winner... Read more »

Lionel Messi salvages Inter Miami draw with late score

Teammates hug Inter Miami midfielder Lionel Messi (C) after he scored a goal during the second half against the Los Angeles Galaxy on Sunday at Dignity Health Sports Park in Carson, Calif.... Read more »