First place at stake as Union host Toronto FC in the biggest MLS game yet this year

The Union and Toronto FC have the best records in all of MLS. It won’t be a disaster if the Union don’t win it, but it will certainly be a statement if they do.

Soccer on TV: Barcelona-Real Madrid, Chelsea-Manchester United, Dortmund-Schalke

This weekend in world soccer is headlined by some of the sport’s great club rivalries in England, Spain, Germany and Italy. MLS also has its share of rivalry games, with two big games on national TV.

Soccer on TV: Barcelona-Real Madrid, Chelsea-Manchester United, Dortmund-Schalke

This weekend in world soccer is headlined by some of the sport’s great club rivalries in England, Spain, Germany and Italy. MLS also has its share of rivalry games, with two big games on national TV.

Jack Elliott got the job done as an emergency defensive midfielder in the Union’s win over New England

The Union went up to New England on Monday without half of their starting midfield, and their top striker scoreless in six games.

Jack Elliott got the job done as an emergency defensive midfielder in the Union’s win over New England

The Union went up to New England on Monday without half of their starting midfield, and their top striker scoreless in six games.

Union edge New England Revolution, 2-1, on Anthony Fontana’s goal and Andre Blake’s saves

The Union escaped with the win and their hold on second place, but it wasn't pretty.

Union edge New England Revolution, 2-1, on Anthony Fontana’s goal and Andre Blake’s saves

The Union escaped with the win and their hold on second place, but it wasn't pretty.
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How to watch the UEFA Champions League and Europa League on CBS and Univision

The new UEFA Champions League and Europa League seasons kick off this week with a full slate of group stage games in both events.

Union’s Matt Freese, USWNT prospect Brianna Pinto campaign to join U.S. Soccer’s Athletes' Council

Freese and Pinto are leading a caucus of five young American soccer players in a campaign for seats on the entity that represents athletes on U.S. Soccer's Board of Governors.

Cory Burke finally able to play for Union again; Jakob Glesnes back from concussion

The Jamaican striker will be on the bench for Monday’s visit to the New England Revolution.

Union sell Brenden Aaronson to Red Bull Salzburg for $6 million, launching the Medford native to Europe’s soccer spotlight

It’s a historic moment for the Union, who have sold a product of their academy abroad for the first time — and for big money.

Soccer on TV: NWSL Fall Series finale, Everton vs. Liverpool, Celtic vs. Rangers, Milan derby

European club leagues return to action this weekend with a slate that includes some of the biggest rivalry games in the world. Here’s your viewer’s guide to the top action to watch.

Union clinch playoff berth but need late Mark McKenzie goal to get 2-2 tie at D.C. United

The Union lost a chance to move to within a point of first place in the Eastern Conference Wednesday night, and they would have lost the game at D.C. United if not for McKenzie's 87th-minute blast.

USMNT, Juventus midfielder Weston McKennie tests positive for COVID-19

McKennie's positive test announcement came a day after teammate Cristiano Ronaldo tested positive while with Portugal’s national team

Brenden Aaronson, Ilsinho, and Jamiro Monteiro show the Union’s skill at escaping opposing defenses

It’s not a coincidence that some of the Union’s best plays this season have started when their players have been stuck in jams. The team makes a point of rehearsing those scenarios in practice.

Soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo tests positive for COVID-19

The Portuguese soccer federation said Ronaldo was doing well and had no symptoms after he tested positive while with his country’s national team.

Soccer on TV: Will the Union’s José Andrés Martínez play for Venezuela in World Cup qualifying?

The October FIFA window wraps up with some big games in South American World Cup qualifying and the UEFA Nations League before players head back to their clubs.

One pass by Ilsinho was the defining play of the Union’s win over Montreal

A day before celebrating his 35th birthday, Ilsinho was the player of the game in the Union’s 2-1 win.

Union bring Philadelphia sports fans back to the stands for first time since the spring

The Philadelphia Union allowed one-sixth of its capacity crowd into Subaru Park in the first attended home game this year, seven months after coronavirus restrictions hit

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