U.S. men's national team manager Bruce Arena indicated that when it comes to building his roster for the March World Cup qualifiers, "it doesn't matter" whether a player is playing domestically or overseas.
Arena just concluded the U.S. team's annual January camp, one that saw him get a close look at 31 domestic players. But with the MLS season not set to begin until March 3, there are questions as to how sharp they will be heading into the critical matches against Honduras in San Jose, California,...
The Colorado Rapids completed the signing of midfielder Bismark "Nana" Adjei-Boateng from Manchester City on Tuesday.
Terms of the transfer were not disclosed, though the Rapids used targeted allocation money in the deal.
"Bringing Nana to the club was a key part of our offseason strategy and we're delighted to welcome such a promising young talent to our club," Rapids director Padraig Smith said in a statement.
"He's a powerful player with the drive and energy to be effective box to box. He possesses...
Striker Alan Gordon has joined the Colorado Rapids on a one-year-contract, the MLS club announced on Monday.
Gordon, 35, moves to Colorado after spending the past three seasons with the LA Galaxy, his second stint with the team.
He signed as a free agent after scoring three goals in 22 league appearances last year. The deal is subject to a medical.
"Alan has a lot of the qualities that we look for in a center-forward and we are certain he will help us increase our attacking output," Rapids coach...