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He has been hailed as the highest-profile European manager to work in MLS since Ruud Gullit's less-than-successful stint at LA Galaxy, but Owen Coyle does not see his presence in American soccer as a step back in his career.
In fact, the tactician, who worked in the English Premier League with Burnley and Bolton, believes his move to take over as Houston Dynamo coach is a stride forward. He is convinced his arrival in Texas is timed to perfection, as he joins what he believes is a league destined...
HOUSTON -- Pedro Ribeiro forced the action that led to Houston Dynamo goalkeeper Tyler Deric's own goal in the 74th minute as expansion Orlando City won 1-0 on Friday night for its first MLS victory.
Ribeiro raced around Deric after he stuffed the keeper's attempt to clear with a long ball. Deric wrapped his arm around Ribeiro's head to prevent the open net goal and then tackled Ribeiro into the net with the ball after it was too late.
Deric's blunder overshadowed a couple of crucial saves against...
Some intriguing Major League Soccer storylines to watch this weekend:
British pride on display as Coyle and Heath face off on Friday
Something unique will happen on Friday night in Houston, at least in the context of the modern version of MLS.
Two men born, raised and reared in soccer in Great Britain, will face off against one another as the head coaches of opposing teams in their first seasons in MLS. What's most remarkable about Englishman Adrian Heath of Orlando City SC arriving in Texas to...