MLS Mock Draft V 1.0
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Osvaldo Alonso possibly leaving Seattle for Cincinnati
The Osvaldo Alonso era of the Seattle Sounders is one step closer to being officially over. FC Cincinnati has reportedly made a “strong” two-year offer to the free agent, according to MLSsoccer.com.
Chicago Fire bring back coach Veljko Paunovic on two-year deal
Chicago Fire president and general manager Nelson Rodriguez consistently talks about how important he believes continuity is for a team. He backed up his words Thursday by extending coach Veljko Paunović’s contract.
Real Salt Lake set to sign Everton Luiz on loan from Italy
The news looks to have originated from Gianluca Di Marzio, who reported on his website that RSL are close to securing a loan deal for the 30-year-old Brazilian that will see Luiz in Salt Lake through the 2019 season, with the option to purchase him at the end of the loan.
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Christian Pulisic’s youth club unlikely to receive compensation from transfer to Chelsea
The academy director of PA Classics, the youth club that helped produce U.S. international Christian Pulisic, says he is “90 percent” sure that the club will not pursue a claim for solidarity payments in the wake of the player’s transfer from Borussia Dortmund to Chelsea.
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Manchester City beats Liverpool to move with 4 points of the leaders
Leroy Sane’s 71st-minute winner for Manchester City reignited the Premier League title race and ended Liverpool’s unbeaten start to the campaign.