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MLS News

Impact Appoint Thierry Henry as Head Coach
Former Arsenal hero and World Cup Winner arrives on a two-year deal with an option for 2022.

Thierry Henry is unproven, but a massive statement of intent just the same
How often does coaching news make you say, “hell yes!”? How often does the manager, not even someone who actually touches a ball, get you to turn on the TV?

Predicting who will be available in the 2019 MLS Expansion Draft
The 2019 Expansion Draft is less than a week away, with Inter Miami and Nashville SC set to select five players each on Tuesday (5:30 pm ET; live on MLSsoccer.com). The pool of players they will be selecting from is set to be announced on Saturday.

LA Galaxy after PSG’s Edinson Cavani
The Uruguayan international has struggled to make an impact during the current Ligue 1 campaign as injuries and the stellar play of Mauro Icardi have left the 32-year old short of playing time.

Inter Miami acquires defender Grant Lillard from Chicago Fire
The Fire traded the 23-year-old defender to expansion team Inter Miami on Thursday for $75,000 in general allocation money.

West Ham’s star-crossed midfielder Jack Wilshere mulling MLS move?
The United Kingdom-based branch of The Athletic dropped a piece on Thursday suggesting that the injury-plagued midfielder could be mulling a move to North America as he endures another rough patch in his winding career.

U.S. Soccer News

USA vs. Canada, CONCACAF Nations League: What to watch for
The United States Men’s National Team enter tomorrow’s CONCACAF Nations League match against Canada with their backs against the wall. Nothing less than a win is acceptable in their quest to get 6 points and a +4 goal differential from this window to win the group and advance to the Nations League Playoffs.

Rest of the World News

Euro 2020 qualifying: Who will reach the finals?
Euro 2020 kicks off in June next year and 20 of the 24 places at the tournament will be secured this month. Here is a look at the latest qualifying permutations and scenarios.