During a busy week in soccer, Real Madrid claimed the MLS All-Star Game in penalties, Briana Scurry earned a selection to the USSF Hall of Fame and an Israeli club made an offer for Lee Nguyen. Get caught up on all the action with these 10 stories:
Revs reject transfer offer for Nguyen / Seth Macomber, The Bent Musket
An Israeli side tried to swipe the Revolution midfielder.
Who’s the greatest Revolution player of all time? / Nick Hemming, The Bent Musket
Join the conversation in this week’s open thread.
Major League Soccer News
Schweinsteiger: Europe could use an All-Star Game / Thomas Floyd, goal.com
The MLS captain thinks a superstar showcase would catch on across the pond.
Beckham gets approval for Miami expansion side / multiple authors, Miami Herald
Miami could have an MLS club by the end of the summer.
Zidane praises MLS following All-Star Game / Alicia Rodriguez, mlssoccer.com
The French legend had nothing but good things to say about the league’s quality.
How RSL’s youth movement saved its season / Paul Tenorio, FourFourTwo
Mike Petke’s side has a new foundation to build on.
Two teams file lawsuit over lack of pro-rel in U.S. / goal.com
Does the American soccer system violate FIFA rules? These semi-pro teams think so.
U.S. Soccer News
Briana Scurry first black woman to enter HOF / Stephanie Yang, Stars and Stripes FC
The former USWNT goalkeeper finally got her due.
Klinsmann vs. Arena by the numbers / Jared Young, Stars and Stripes FC
What separates the current and former U.S. boss?