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Major Link Soccer: No, Columbus, we aren't rivals

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Tottenham-Chelsea, noon Seattle time. Anything less than a win for Tottenham means history for Leicester.

Shirtless? Looks like a kid to me.
Shirtless? Looks like a kid to me.
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Seattle

Soccer by Ives says Jordan Morris is "starting to play like a kid." After 342 scoreless minutes, three goals in three games will do that.

No, no, no, the Colombus Crew and Seattle Sounders aren't rivals. You might have to tell them that though.

exSlacker is doing the Other Sheriff thing now, diving into Chris Henderson's social media to bring you the finest  South American asset speculation since the Argentinian currency crisis.

MLS

Both the USL and NASL have confirmed interested in a potential Nashville franchise that could begin play as early as 2018.

USA

The first American to score a goal for Arsenal was forced to retire at 22, now-scout Danny Karbassiyoon has discovered talent like Joel Campbell. Read his experience of discovering American prodigy Gedion Zelalem in his own words.

SBI checks in on Americans Abroad: Tim Howard picked up a win for Everton in one of his last games for the club, beating Bournemouth 2-1 at home.

World

Real Madrid's medical staff is coming under fire after failing to have Cristiano Ronaldo undergo an MRI for his latest hamstring injury; the Portuguese star has resorted to seeking his own medical advice.

I can't even with this Louis Van Gaal moment. Watch the Man U head coach describe an incident against Leicester City in which Robert Huth grabs Marouane Fellaini's hair; somehow he works the phrase "sex masochism" in there. Pretty impressive for a second (or third) language.

Tottenham is looking to improve its squad stability going forward, extending Mauricio Pochettino's contract with the London club. While Champions' League soccer is assured next season, Tottenham will look to keep their league title chances alive today at 12pm PST, needing a win over Chelsea to stay close to Leicester City.

Italy and Lazio winger Antonio Candreva thinks that interim Lazio coach Simone Inzaghi deserves the head coaching post permanently after securing three wins in their last five matches.

An 18-year old goalkeeper died this weekend in Malaysia after lightning struck his goalpost during practice.