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MLS Season Pass on Apple TV+
Matt Pollard, Editor - Feb 1, 2023

MLS Season Pass has officially gone live on Apple TV. Last Word on Soccer has taken a deep dive into what’s to come on the platform before the season starts. Here’s everything MLS fans need to know about the platform before the season kicks off on February 25. Everything MLS Fans Need to Know About […]


tim real last word sc radio
Matt Pollard, Editor - Aug 31, 2022

PODCAST – What’s up Internet? This week on Last Word SC Radio, Matt and Rachael are back. We get caught up on Americans in the Premier League and discuss if Tim Ream playing well for Fulham FC means he’s got a shot at Qatar. We break down the Supporters’ Shield and Wooden Spoon race. Then […]

Los Angeles Galaxy striker, Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez, celebrates his goal at on April 25, 2021 as the Galaxy faces New England next
Rob Jalón - Aug 27, 2022

PREVIEW – It was a noteworthy week in Los Angeles. The LA Galaxy faces New England on Sunday at 5 p.m. in a reunion with former players, Omar González, A.J. DeLaGarza, and Ema Boateng, plus legendary former coach Bruce Arena. They’ll do so amidst the backdrop of new signings. With how well Arena and the […]

portland timbers comeback
Matt Pollard, Editor - Aug 27, 2022

PORTLAND – MLS went wild on Friday night. In the second half of an ESPN double header, Portland Timbers hosted Seattle Sounders. Both teams were below the playoff line. This was a six-pointer between two desperate teams. A win would be a massive in the race for the playoffs for either team. Portland Timbers comeback […]

Lorenzo Insigne scores first goal at BMO FIeld as Toronto FC wins on August 13, 2022

TORONTO, ON – Lorenzo Insigne scored for the first time at BMO Field as TFC took it 3-1 at BMO Field. They were a lot of players that stepped up for Toronto, which is why they won the game. Lorenzo Insigne scored his first goal at BMO Field in a 3-1 win 🎶🎤 I did […]

The Los Angeles Galaxy loses third straight game at Dick's Sporting Goods Park
Rob Jalón - Jul 17, 2022

COMMERCE CITY, CO – The Los Angeles Galaxy loses third straight game as they gave up a goal on either side of the half to lose to the Colorado Rapids 2-0 away from home Saturday night, their third loss in a row.  It means the Galaxy’s defensive trials continue, having now given up the first […]

Portland Timbers team
Harvey Cruz, Editor - Jul 9, 2022

The Portland Timbers got their biggest ever away win at Seattle, with a 3-0 win against the Sounders. Goals from Jaroslaw Niezgoda, Santiago Moreno and Dairon Asprilla helped push Portland into a five-game unbeaten run. They’re now level on points in the West. Portland achieves biggest ever away win at Seattle Team News Seattle makes […]

mls rivalry week
Matt Pollard, Editor - Jul 7, 2022

PODCAST – What’s up Internet? This week on Last Word SC Radio, the boys discuss midseason talking points on MLS. Are Austin and RSL legit? Who’s the best team in the East? Has Toronto FC become a parody of themselves from 2012? Who’s winning the Wooden Spoon? Then in the Round Table we look ahead […]

Nicolas Mezquida
Matt Pollard, Editor - Jun 29, 2022

PODCAST – Hello Rapids fans! This week on Holding The High Line, Matt actually went to a game as a fan. Rabbi and Red banter about the trip and recap a 3-0 loss at Portland Timbers. We discuss player movement as Nicolas Mezquida departs and Andre Rawls back in training. Then we look ahead to […]

rapids draw nycfc
Matt Pollard, Editor - Jun 23, 2022

PODCAST – Hello Rapids fans! This week on Holding The High Line, we catch up on last week’s news. We discuss MLS coming to Apple TV and All the Small Things that made the Denver World Cup bid fail. The guys discuss Rapids 2 player news. Matt’s got takes on Sam Nicholson rejoining the club. […]

LA Galaxy's Dejan Joveljić running on June 18, 2022
Rob Jalón - Jun 19, 2022

Picking up right where he left off before the international break, Los Angeles Galaxy super-sub Dejan Joveljić turned up once again when the Galaxy needed him most.  Joveljić’s goal at the death tied the score 1-1 against the Portland Timbers and salvaged a point for L.A. on Saturday afternoon. “I mean, it was a good […]

galaxy home win
Rob Jalón - May 30, 2022

The Los Angeles Galaxy head into the international break with two vital victories in a week after a 4-1 come-from-behind home thrashing of Austin FC. Two goals and two assists by the Serbian super-sub Dejan Joveljić inspired the Galaxy home win and allowed them to keep pace with the rest of the Western Conference.  Four […]

Open Cup Round of 16
Matt Pollard, Editor - May 24, 2022

PODCAST – What’s up Internet! This week on Last Word SC Radio, the Boyz are back together. Matt leads us through a double game week edition of MLS Red Light, Green Light, Yellow Light. Jamie’s feeling better about the New England Revolution. Matt thinks NYCFC are back in form for good. Dan’s concerned about Portland. […]

Andre Shinyashiki trade
Matt Pollard, Editor - May 6, 2022

PODCAST – Hello fans of the Denver Broncos Soccer Team! This week on Holding The High Line, Rabbi and Red banter about Socios and Seattle winning CCL. We do Good Thing, Bad Thing, Big Thing on the win against Portland Timbers. Then we analyze the trade of Andre Shinyashiki to Charlotte FC and preview San […]

Red Bulls Omir Fernandez on the ball
Harvey Cruz, Editor - May 6, 2022

It’s East versus West as the New York Red Bulls host the Portland Timbers on Saturday night. It’s the 11th all-time regular season meeting, the first since September 2019, and the first in Harrison since March 2018. Both clubs are opposites sides of the form table going into this one. Red Bulls are riding high […]

ccl final preview
Matt Pollard, Editor - May 3, 2022

PODCAST – What’s up Internet? This week on Last Word SC Radio, the boys are back to preview the CCL Final second leg on Wednesday. Matt, Dan, and Harvey are joined by Jamie Rooke, our New England Revolution beat writer. Last Word SC Radio: CCL Final Preview We do MLS Red Light, Green Light, Yellow […]



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La Galaxy Center-Back Jalen Neal Is the Future for the Galaxy and USMNT Defense.
Rob Jalón - May 3, 2022

Los Angeles – The Los Angeles Galaxy made their 2023 home preseason debut on Saturday night with a 2-1 loss to New York City FC. Douglas Costa had a chance to tie the score with a stoppage-time penalty after a brilliant run by Efrain Alvarez but had his tame effort saved. And so, the 2023 […]

Real Salt Lake’s Sergio Cordova Celebrates Scoring a Goal at the Rio Tinto Stadium
Felipe Vallejo - May 3, 2022

NEWS – The European January transfer window finished on Tuesday, but many MLS Clubs are still on the hunt for new additions to their team for the upcoming 2023 season. With the home opener just over three weeks away, the Vancouver Whitecaps are slowly starting to make some more important moves after their early start, meaning […]

LA Galaxy vs NYCFC
Rob Jalón - May 3, 2022

LA Galaxy vs. NYCFC will be an early season measuring stick again for the Galaxy amid a mountain of uncertainty. The 2021 MLS Cup champions travel to Dignity Health Sports Park on Saturday, February 4 in Los Angeles’s first pre-season match in the 2023 campaign open to Galaxy supporters. Will they show up? LA Galaxy […]

Canmnt’s Karl Ouimette at BMO Field on July 15, 2015
Evan Curnew - May 3, 2022

As announced by Atletico Ottawa, the club has signed defender Karl Ouimette to a contract that runs until 2024. Ottawa joins six other CPL clubs to have announced a new player. Reigning CPL champions Forge FC have yet to announce a new player. Ouimette, now 30, has earned 18 senior appearances with Canada but has […]

u.s. soccer exodus
Matt Pollard, Editor - May 3, 2022

PODCAST – What’s up Internet? On this episode of Last Word Soccer Club Radio, Matt, Rachael, and Ed get together to talk all things U.S. Soccer exodus. We discuss Earnie Stewart and Brian McBride leaving their roles and what comes next as we still don’t have a head coach and Gregg Berhalter is still under […]

Los Angeles Galaxy Forward Raheem Edwards Is Being Defended by Toronto FC’s Chris Mavinga on August 31, 2022
Rob Jalón - May 3, 2022

Depending on what type of Los Angeles Galaxy fan you are, you’re either angry or desperate at the impending start to the season. Perhaps both?! What’s certain is that Galaxy’s off-season instability won’t delay the start of the 2023 campaign in 24 days. The new MLS television deal with Apple TV will debut with the […]

Atletico Ottawa vs York United as CPL Enters a New Era as Defending Regular Season Champions
Evan Curnew - May 3, 2022

The Canadian Premier League has announced a full schedule release for the 2023 season which is the league’s 5th season anniversary. In addition to a full schedule release, the league has also confirmed multiple changes to the regular season. It will be CPL Commissioner Mark Noonan’s first full season in charge after he took over mid-way […]

CanMNT Head Coach John Herdman Looks On At Al Thumama Stadium
Uttiyo Sarkar - May 3, 2022

The Canada men’s soccer team head coach, John Herdman, has confirmed that he will stay on as the team’s head coach after guiding them through the 2022 FIFA World Cup. The English coach aspires to take the Canadian side to the 2026 World Cup and has even rejected offers from other national sides to stay […]