What's Going On With Mesut Özil? Is He Really Coming To Necaxa In Liga MX?

After a turbulent exit from Arsenal, Mesut Özil arrived at Fenerbahçe in January 2021, intending to relaunch his career. However, life hasn't been easy for the German maestro at the Turkish club. 

Two months ago – after an unimpressive contribution of nine goals and five assists in 42 games — the player was dropped from the senior squad after a locker-room dispute with coach Ismail Kartal, leaving his future once again in the air. 

Lambeau To Welcome City And Bayern — What Other Summer Friendlies Are In USA?

When it comes to the biggest of soccer teams coming to USA 2022 and the resulting schedule of summer friendlies, it doesn't get much better than Manchester City versus Bayern Munich at 81,441-seat Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wisconsin on Saturday, July 23.

Chicharito Is No Longer The Highest Paid MLS Player — Here Are The 18 Biggest Salaries

As (unfounded) rumors of Lionel Messi joining Major League Soccer in 2023 circulate, the MLS Players Association released its annual report on MLS salaries. Instead of the opaque compensation we see in Europe, the men’s top flight in the U.S.

The Best (Worst?) MLS Stadium Food For The 2022 Season

We're almost three months into the 2022 MLS season, affording us enough time to showcase some of the most exciting new stadium food options after collecting them from the Bible of arena grub, @FootyScran.

It's the best account around to make you both incredibly hungry and excited for Saturday, although the reaction to MLS food usually justifiably ranges from "that looks delicious" to "why the hell are they paying $25 for chicken over there?" 

What is scran? 

Esta Seguro Que No La Viste Venir: Chicharito Enfrentará A Chivas En La Leagues Cup Showcase

Los caminos de Javier Hernández y Chivas volverán a cruzarse.

Sin embargo, antes de que los Chivahermanos comiencen a entusiasmarse hay que aclarar que Chicharito aún no tiene planeado regresar al Rebaño y que el encuentro en realidad será en veredas opuestas. ¿El motivo? La Leagues Cup Showcase, una jornada doble que abrirá las puertas del SoFi Stadium al mundo del fútbol y en donde veremos al LA Galaxy de CH14 enfrentándose a las Chivas y al LAFC vs. Club América. 

En Bromas Y Goles: Chicharito Le Ganó El Clásico De Los Angeles A Su Compadre Carlos Vela

Javier Hernández se quedó con los aplausos en el duelo ante su amigo y compadre Carlos Vela, en el clásico entre LA Galaxy y LAFC. Chicharito incluso anotó uno de los goles en la victoria 2-1 de su equipo en El Trafico, nombre por el que se conoce el derbi angelino.

It's Happening: Chicharito And Carlos Vela Are Facing Each Other For The First Time In El Trafico

The clash between the two biggest Mexican stars in MLS is finally happening. Javier Hernández and Carlos Vela are facing each other on Saturday, April 9 (7:30 p.m. ET), in El Trafico, the derby between LA Galaxy and LAFC.

The league has been expecting the duel for almost two years, but between the Covid-19 pandemic and injuries affecting both players at different times, we still haven't been able to watch them in action in the same game.

Carlos Vela Trajo El Fuego En El Inicio De La MLS Y Con Un Hat Trick Destrozó Al Colorado Rapids

Después de un 2021 maldito y plagado de lesiones, Carlos Vela demostró este sábado que el fuego sagrado aún arde en sus botas. El mexicano capitaneó al LAFC y con un hat trick destrozó al Colorado Rapids, en el inicio de la MLS 2022.

Vela se vio rápido, letal, clínico y con un físico sin las dolencias que lo castigaron el año pasado. De hecho, fue reemplazado solo hacia el final del partido para recibir los aplausos y los cantos de ¡MVP! de los aficionados que acudieron al Banc of California Stadium.

MLS Opening Weekend Is Here: The Standout Storylines And Matches To Follow

Following the addition of expansion side Charlotte FC, Major League Soccer's opening weekend features all 28 teams in action with nine matches on Saturday, Feb. 26, and five on Sunday, Feb. 27.

MLS opening day 2022 has one match on FOX (Portland vs. New England) and one streamed on Twitter (LAFC vs. Colorado — also on Univision and TUDN), and play also takes center stage across the nation Sunday with one game on FS1 (Atlanta vs. Kansas City) and one on ESPN (LA Galaxy vs. NYCFC).