Monday Kickoff: Lukaku, Muller, Marquinhos and more


One of the English Premier League’s best forwards may not be on the move for quite awhile, while Bayern Munich’s stars are on their way back after missing time.

Romelu Lukaku’s agent, Mino Raiola, says that the forward could stay with Everton past next summer. Raiola added that he believes that Paris Saint-Germain, Bayern Munich, Barcelona and Real Madrid are the only teams that could afford the Belgian star. (REPORT)

Thomas Muller returned to Bayern Munich training after missing time with a stomach bug, while  Philipp Lahm, David Alaba and Mats Hummels remain out of action. (REPORT)

Following the sale of David Luiz, Paris Saint-Germain is reportedly set to sign Marquinhos to a new five-year deal. (REPORT)

Lucas Moura’s agent says that Jose Mourinho and Manchester United want to sign the Brazilian winger. (REPORT)

Tottenham midfielder Dele Alli has signed a new contract that will keep him at the club until 2022. (REPORT)

Sevilla’s Adil Rami and Daniel Carrico have been ruled out for matches on Tuesday and Sunday after suffering injuries over the weekend. (REPORT)

Rangers has suspended Joey Barton for three weeks after a heated argument with a teammate. (REPORT)

Tottenham Hotspur chairman Daniel Levy says that the club could share a training center with an NFL team in the future. (REPORT)


Christian Pulisic scored a goal and provided two assists to lead Borussia Dortmund in a 6-0 rout of SV Darmstadt. (READ)

Landon Donovan scored the equalizing goal to help the LA Galaxy earn a 2-2 draw with Sporting KC. (READ)

Frank Lampard suffered a calf injury in NYCFC’s 2-2 draw with FC Dallas. (READ)

Don Garber says he believes that the New England Revolution will have their own soccer-specific stadium by 2021. (READ)

After spending months glued to the NYCFC bench, Khiry Shelton has found his form while making the most out of his return to the field. (READ)

Carli Lloyd scored again as the U.S. Women’s National Team defeated the Netherlands, 4-1. (READ)

The New York Cosmos tied FC Edmonton to remain atop the NASL standings, headlining this week’s action (READ)


  • Old School

    Rangers has suspended Joey Barton for three weeks after a heated argument with a teammate.

    The Hope Solo of men’s soccer.


  • The TX 2 Stepper

    In news from 2007 – 2016:

    ” __________ has suspended Joey Barton for ________________________ “.

    I hope he comes to MLS soon!


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