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LAFC’s season once again ends in playoff loss to Seattle Sounders

LAFC loses to Seattle in the playoffs for the second consecutive year after Carlos Vela misses a penalty kick and a goal is disallowed upon review.

At 16, Christian Torres is eager to prove himself for LAFC in playoffs

Christian Torres is used to exceeding expectations, and the 16-year-old is eager to make his mark with LAFC in the MLS Cup playoffs versus Seattle.

Fourth LAFC international player, Brian Rodríguez, tests positive for coronavirus

LAFC forward Brian Rodríguez has tested positive for COVID-19 while on international duty in South America and will miss the club's playoff opener.

First-place soccer teams in England, Spain and Italy face challenges this weekend

First-place teams in England, Spain and Italy face challenges this weekend, highlighting the top televised soccer action from Europe.

NWSL’s Angel City will play home games at Banc of California Stadium

Angel City has a home after reaching an agreement to share Banc of California Stadium with LAFC.

LAFC star Diego Rossi tests positive for COVID-19

LAFC will be without forward Diego Rossi for their playoff opener against Seattle after the MLS leading scorer tested positive for COVID-19.

Alex Morgan and 13 others from World Cup team are among 23 players called...

U.S. women's national soccer team coach calls up 23 players for training camp and first game in 261 days.

USMNT surpasses goals with 6-2 win over Panama

Young U.S. men's national soccer team tilts the scoreboard in 6-2 victory over Panama in friendly.

LAFC forward Diego Rossi named MLS young player of the year

Diego Rossi, 22, led MLS in goals this season with 14, and is LAFC's all-time leader in games started, minutes played and is tied for most MLS appearances.

USMNT coach Gregg Berhalter wants to see some scoring vs. Panama

USMNT coach Gregg Berhalter saw positives from the team's scoreless draw vs. Wales, but he wants to see more shots and some scoring vs. Panama on Monday.

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Prospects News & Rumors: Caufield, Olausson & Dostal

Montreal Canadiens top prospect Cole Caufield records his second career NCAA hat trick for the University of Wisconsin. A top Swedish prospect for the 2021 NHL Entry Draft records his first career Swedish Hockey League (SHL) goal and Anaheim Ducks goaltending prospect Lukas Dostal leaves Finland to join up with the Ducks for training camp. […]

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