• The Associated Press

    Seattle Sounders promote Craig Waibel to general manager

    RENTON, Wash. (AP) The Seattle Sounders have promoted Craig Waibel to general manager and chief soccer officer, the team announced Wednesday. Waibel steps into the role that was held by Garth Lagerwey before he left last week to take over as the president and CEO of Atlanta United. Waibel has been with the Sounders since 2021 as the vice president of soccer operations and sporting director.

  • Yahoo Sports

    Report: Lionel Messi nearing agreement to come to MLS, join Inter Miami

    Messi's contract with PSG is up at the end of the season and he could be making his long-rumored move to MLS over the summer.

  • The Canadian Press

    Bet99 adds former Toronto FC star Giovinco as ambassador

    TORONTO — Bet99 has added soccer star Sebastian Giovinco, Toronto FC's all-time leading scorer, as an ambassador. Bet99 made the announcement Wednesday. Giovinco joins the likes of UFC Hall of Famer Georges St-Pierre, NHL all-star Auston Matthews and two-time Olympian Alysha Newman with Bet99. Giovinco joins Bet99 on the same day Canada faces Belgium in its opening Group F game of the World Cup. Canada is back in the soccer showcase for the first time since 1986 when it went 0-3 and did not scor

  • The Canadian Press

    Toronto FC paves the way for return of Spanish midfielder Víctor Vázquez

    Toronto FC has selected Víctor Vázquez in Stage 2 of the Major League Soccer re-entry draft, paving the way for the Spanish midfielder's second stint with the club. The 35-year-old Vázquez joined TFC ahead of the 2017 MLS season and helped the Reds to a treble with victories in the MLS Cup, the Supporters’ Shield and the Canadian Championship. Vázquez returned for the 2018 season but was limited to 21 games due to injury and joined Qatar's Al-Arabi Sports Club after the campaign. He had 18 goals