FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Liam Ridgewell scored his first career MLS goal for Portland in the Timbers' 1-1 tie with the New England Revolution on Saturday night.
Ridgewell stole the ball near midfield, dribbled past two defenders and slotted home a shot from inside the penalty area in the 65th minute. He joined Portland (7-7-10) on June 25, after he signed a designated player contract from the English Premier League's West Bromwich Albion.
Charlie Davies scored for a second consecutive game in the 27...
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Seattle and Salt Lake in heavyweight bout
MLS may be a league where parity reigns supreme, but this weekend's tilt between the Seattle Sounders and Real Salt Lake represents the league's high-rent district.
On May 31, Seattle smoked RSL 4-0. It marked the start of a three-game winning streak for the Sounders that created some distance at the top of the league-wide table. For RSL, it was the team's first loss of the season, and...
The New England Revolution on Tuesday traded former leading goal-scorer Saer Sene and an international roster spot to the New York Red Bulls for forward Andre Akpan and allocation money.
Sene, who led the club in scoring with 11 goals in 2012, was originally signed by the Revolution on a free transfer from the Bayern Munich reserves before the 2012 season. His goal-scoring prowess and trademark blonde Mohawk made him an instant favorite among the fans.
But the 26-year-old French striker/winger ...