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Marco Pappa scored in the 16th minute to lift the Seattle Sounders to a 1-0 win over the Colorado Rapids on Wednesday night, moving them into first place in the Western Conference.
Pappa's goal was his first of the season for the Sounders and also his first since scoring last Oct. 25.
Goalkeeper Stefan Frei earned his league-leading seventh shutout and his third in a row. Seattle has not allowed a goal at home for 380 minutes, dating back to a 3-2 loss to San Jose on March 14.
The Rapids have...
Departing Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard has two big dates coming in the next four months as his debut for new club LA Galaxy has been pencilled in for July 11, while his autobiography is scheduled for publication on Sept. 24.
The Reds midfielder signed off a 28-year association with Liverpool on a down note in Sunday's 6-1 defeat at Stoke.
He is currently on an end-of-season break in Dubai with his teammates but will soon begin preparations for a new challenge in Major League Soccer, whom he cannot...
The LA Galaxy took out a full-page ad in a Liverpool newspaper on Monday to thank Steven Gerrard's former club for their outgoing captain ahead of his move to California.
Gerrard, who will join the MLS franchise as a Designated Player in July, played his final game in a Liverpool shirt in Sunday's 6-1 loss to Stoke City.
The ad, which appeared in the Liverpool Echo on the 10-year anniversary of the club's 2005 Champions League triumph, shows an image of Gerrard lifting the cup that day with a message.