• The Canadian Press

    Orlando City's Gallese, Montreal's Sirois stellar in scoreless opener

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Pedro Gallese finished with five saves for Orlando City, Jonathan Sirois stopped four shots for CF Montreal and the clubs played to a scoreless draw in a Major League Soccer season opener on Saturday night. Gallese has not allowed a goal in the first match of a season since he joined Orlando City in 2020, posting a 2-0-3 record. Orlando City has opened each of its 10 seasons in the league at home, going 3-0-7. That included a 2-0 victory over Montreal to begin the 2023 campa

  • The Canadian Press

    Malanda, Kahlina lead Charlotte over New York City 1-0 in opener

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Defender Adilson Malanda scored his first career goal and Kristijan Kahlina made it stand up as Charlotte FC blanked New York City FC 1-0 in a season opener on Saturday night, making manager Dean Smith a winner in his debut with the club. Malanda needed just eight minutes to find the net and give Charlotte the lead for good. Malanda did not score and had one assist in 29 starts with the club last season. He had an assist in six appearances — all starts — in 2022. Kahlina t

  • The Independent

    Arsenal tear Newcastle’s plan to pieces to claim the sweetest revenge

    Arsenal 4-1 Newcastle: The Gunners went two points off top after dominating Eddie Howe’s side at the Emirates

  • The Canadian Press

    Toronto FC down four players as it opens MLS regular season in Cincinnati

    Toronto FC will be without forwards Deandre Kerr and Jordan Perruzza, newly signed defender Nickseon Gomis and top draft pick Tyrese Spicer for Sunday's Major League Soccer opener at FC Cincinnati. Kerr (calf), Perruzza (groin) and Gomis (head) are all unavailable, according to the league injury report Saturday. Gomis, who was on trial with TFC during the pre-season, is sidelined by a concussion-related issue dating back to the final pre-season game against Los Angeles FC on Feb. 17. Spicer, the