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Major Link Soccer: Zlatan Ibrahimovic available for LA derby

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Seattle

Los Angeles Football Club has started off with a bang. Former Seattle Sounders head coach Sigi Schmid puts his team up against Bob Bradley’s Chicago Fire from 1998.

MLS

Orlando City SC just added a new investor, pushing the team’s value to $490 million.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic will arrive in Los Angeles on Thursday and will be available for Saturday's LA derby.

Speaking of the first ever LA derby 2.0, Andrew Wiebe says "First-ever "El Trafico" will lay stakes for LA Galaxy-LAFC rivalry.

FC Dallas sign forward Maxi Urruti to new three-year contract. The Argentina native will finally have some stability for the next few years.

For Portland Timbers' Gio Savarese, the hard work is just beginning. It's been a slow start for the Portland Timbers, but Savarese says the two losses are a vital part of the learning process for his new team.

USA

The United States Men’s National Team defeated Paraguay 1-0 earlier this week. Here are four things we learned from that game.

Yael Averbuch talks about forming the NWSL Players Association, as well as learning to love a new position and dealing with a rough offseason.

The Richmond Kickers played their first televised match of the 2018 season and over 20,000 watched the March 24th match,

World

Nowadays, most people stream as much as they can. It sounds like Turner Sports is set to launch streaming service for Champions League and Europa League matches.

Chris Jones, 44, takes a medical at Everton. No, as sad as Everton may be, even they haven’t stooped to signing 44 year-olds. Yet. The writer did it to see if a 44 year-old could make it through a Premier League physical.

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