Reyna, Ocampo-Chavez added to US under-23 roster
CHICAGO (AP) — Sixteen-year-old Gio Reyna and 17-year-old Alfonso Ocampo-Chavez were invited to the U.S. under-23 team training camp by coach Jason Kreis.
SANDY, Utah (AP) — Diego Valeri and Sebastián Blanco each scored and the Portland Timbers beat Real Salt Lake 2-1 on Saturday night for their third consecutive victory.
Acosta, Glad, Bono, Miller cut from US roster
CHICAGO (AP) — Colorado midfielder Kellyn Acosta has been cut from the U.S. soccer roster for upcoming exhibitions against Panama and Costa Rica.
New coach Gregg Berhalter also dropped Salt Lake defender Justen Glad on Tuesday along with goalkeepers Alex Bono of Toronto and Tyler Miller of Los Angeles FC.
Blanco’s back-to-back goals power Timbers past RSL 4-1
SANDY, Utah (AP) — Sebastian Blanco had a first-half assist and scored back-to-back goals in the second half to power the Portland Timbers past Real Salt Lake 4-1 on Saturday night.
Ibarra’s late goal gives Minnesota 1-1 draw with RSL
SANDY, Utah (AP) — Miguel Ibarra tied it for Minnesota in the 84th minute in United's 1-1 draw with Real Salt Lake on Saturday night.
Darwin Quintero found Ibarra open in the middle of box and Ibarra turned with a chip shot to beat the goalkeeper. Ibarra scored again three minutes later but had the goal reversed after video review.
CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored twice to help the Los Angeles Galaxy beat Real Salt Lake 3-0 on Saturday night
Salt Lake City (7-6-1) had its three-game win streak snapped.
Undefeated NYCFC tops Real Salt Lake for 1st time, 4-0
NEW YORK (AP) — Ismael Tajouri, Maximiliano Moralez and Jo Inge Berget scored first-half goals and undefeated New York City FC beat Real Salt Lake for the first time, 4-0 on Wednesday night.
New York City (5-0-1) extended its undefeated run to a club-record seven games, dating to last season. Salt Lake (2-3-1) is winless in its last seven away matches — with five losses.
Altidore scores twice, Toronto FC gets 1st MLS win of season
TORONTO (AP) — Jozy Altidore scored twice and Toronto FC got its first win of the season with a 3-1 victory over Real Salt Lake on Friday night.
The fast-paced game marked the first goals of the season for the defending MLS champion Reds (1-2-0).
Altidore ended Toronto's goal drought after being taken down in the box by Justen Glad and awarded a penalty kick in the 23rd minute. Altidore calmly slotted the ball into the bottom left corner past goalkeeper Nick Rimando.
Movsisyan, Real Salt Lake beat Minnesota United 1-0
SANDY, Utah (AP) — Yura Movsisyan scored a late goal and Real Salt Lake beat expansion Minnesota United 1-0 on Saturday night.
Movsisyan chipped in from point-blank range in the 84th minute. Justen Glad's header of a corner kick by Joao Plata was stopped by Bobby Shuttleworth, but the goalkeeper lost control of the ball and Movsisyan poked home his fifth goal of the season.
CHICAGO (AP) — Philadelphia Union defender Auston Trusty has replaced Fulham's Marlon Fossey on the U.S. roster for the Under-20 World Cup.
The U.S. Soccer Federation said Wednesday that Fossey arrived at training camp with a groin injury.
The Americans open the tournament in South Korea against Ecuador on Monday, play Senegal three days later and Saudi Arabia on May 28.
The revised roster:
Goalkeepers: Jonathan Klinsmann (California), J.T. Marcinkowski (Georgetown), Brady Scott (De Anza Force)
Jonathan Klinsmann, son of fired coach, on under-20 roster
CHICAGO (AP) — California goalkeeper Jonathan Klinsmann, the son of fired U.S. national coach Jurgen Klinsmann, is among 20 players on the American roster for CONCACAF's Under-20 Championship.
Eleven players are from Major League Soccer teams, with the rest from clubs in England, Spain and Mexico, and from college.
Earthquakes beat RSL 2-1 to snap 7-game winless stretch
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Simon Dawkins scored in the first half, Fatai Alashe had a goal in the second and the San Jose Earthquakes beat Real Salt Lake 2-1 on Saturday night to snap a seven-game winless stretch.
San Jose (8-10-13) moved into eighth place in the Western Conference, four points back of sixth-place Seattle. Real Salt Lake (12-11-9) is fourth, but had its winless streak extended to five games.
Real Salt Lake: Veteran Jamison Olave stepping up in time of need
Sandy • Jamison Olave's redemption tour continued Saturday night with a game-winning goal even a forward would have been proud to call his own: a right-footed blast that tucked just inside the post and crossbar to topple the league's top team.
"It's great to see a big giant scoring goals like that, especially in the top corner," midfielder Luke Mulholland said after RSL's 1-0 win over first-place Dallas.
Real Salt Lake: Youngsters Jordan Allen and Justen Glad are team’s present and its future
The kid cracks wise, joking that he'll remember the goal more spectacularly than it was.
"It was obviously a screamer from about 35 yards out, two guys on my back, keeper didn't have a chance," he deadpans. "That's how I remember it at least."
The reality is less grandiose. Jordan Allen's goal against Italian power Inter Milan earlier this month was a case of right-place-right-time, with the ball landing on the Real Salt Lake man's foot and squirting past the...
Vancouver beats Real Salt Lake
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Cristian Techera scored three minutes after a Real Salt Lake own goal in the first half and the Vancouver Whitecaps won 2-0 on Wednesday night.
The MLS win was Vancouver's first at B.C. Place Stadium since May 11 and snapped an ugly 1-3-2 streak overall.
The Whitecaps (8-8-4) had their first shutout since April 23, a stretch of 11 matches.
Vancouver took the lead in the 34th minute when Matias Laba sent a low cross into...