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Keaton Parks' move from Benfica to NYCFC can further his career, not end it

Dom Dwyer and Orlando City newcomer Nani came off the bench to help the Lions complete their comeback from 2-0 down in a draw with NYCFC.

On Sept. 4, 2016, recently turned 19-year-old Keaton Parks did something he'd done thousands of times before: He ran onto a soccer field. This time, two things were different: One, Parks was officially a professional. And two, he was far from home. So very far.

Parks, born in Plano, Texas, wore the white-and-black stripes of Varzim SC, a club in Portugal's second division based in Povoa de Varzim, about 30 minutes north of Porto. After spending a season with the reserve squad, he worked his...

USSF hires Jason Kreis to take charge of U.S. Under-23s

The United States' current crop of young players is building a strong bond in Germany, while also featuring prominently for the Bundesliga's top clubs.

The U.S. Soccer Federation has named Jason Kreis to be the manager of the U.S. Under-23 national team.

The appointment means Kreis will oversee the team's qualification effort for the 2020 Olympic games in Tokyo.

"Jason's qualities and experience made him stand out as the best candidate to lead our U23 men's national team in this important cycle towards the 2020 Olympics," said men's national team general manager Earnie Stewart.

"The U23s are a meaningful part of our program, and Jason is an experienced...

Spurs to loan U.S.'s Cameron Carter-Vickers to Sheffield United - sources

United States youth international Cameron Carter-Vickers is set to join Championship club Sheffield United on a season-long loan, sources have told ESPN FC.

Carter-Vickers, 19, made four appearances in the domestic cups last season but he is yet to feature in the Premier League for Spurs.

Last season, Mauricio Pochettino said Carter-Vickers could become "one of the best centre-backs in England" and the Spurs manager has generally been reluctant to send the most promising young players at the club...