A NEW CHALLENGE Former MLS player Carl Robinson named Whitecaps coach
VANCOUVER -- Former Toronto FC and New York Red Bulls midfielder Carl Robinson became the latest player to move into the league's coaching ranks when he was named coach of the Vancouver Whitecaps Monday. BRINGING BAYERN Bundesliga team to face MLS stars in Portland
PORTLAND, Ore. – For the first time, Major League Soccer's All-Stars will face a team from the Bundesliga. FC Bayern Munich, the reigning champions of Europe and the German Bundesliga, will face the MLS All-Stars in the 2014 MLS All-Star Game at JELD-WEN Field, the home of the Portland Timbers on August 6, 2014 (9:30 p.m. ET). KREIS IN THE CITY Former RSL head coach joins NYCFC
NEW YORK---New York City FC has named Jason Kreis as the team's first head coach. The long rumored appointment comes just days after Kreis guided Real Salt Lake into the MLS Cup, falling in penalty kicks to Sporting Kansas City.