Talking points: Columbus' super-subs deliver wild comeback, Hollingshead shines for LAFC
After a dramatic and exciting round of MLS Cup conference finals action, Cesar Hernandez and Megan Swanick unpack the biggest talking points.
- Source: GK De Gea open to Newcastle move
- Sources: Ten Hag battling for support of players
- USWNT seeks 'shift in mentality' for Olympic year
- FA charges Man City, not Haaland for ref reaction
- Sources: Madrid injuries grow; Carvajal ruled out
Man City-Spurs drama, Barca brush past Atletico, more
There was more to Man City's draw with Tottenham than the late drama. PLUS: How a pair of unlikely heroes powered Barcelona to a vital win and why Leverkusen have no reason to panic.
Rashford is a major problem for Man United. Will Ten Hag drop him?
Marcus Rashford was the player Manchester United couldn't do without, but his form has become the issue that could define coach Erik ten Hag's tenure.
Marcotti: There is a serious problem with Man United's frontline
Man City's anger-inducing lost advantage, penalty drama in Chelsea-Brighton
How Man City were robbed of the chance to win the game against Tottenham, plus penalty decisions between Chelsea and Brighton, and possible spot kicks for Arsenal and Nottingham Forest.
Transfer Talk: Man United move for Todibo gathers pace
Manchester United are plotting a January move for Nice centre-back Jean-Clair Todibo, according to reports. Transfer Talk is here with the latest.
England, Scotland adamant Olympic qualification won't impact integrity
Who has qualified, what's left? England need a big win
Ahead of the final matchday, two finals places remain up for grabs as the race for Olympic qualification intensifies.
Tim Howard inducted into the US Soccer Hall of Fame
Botafogo squander Brazilian title after 10-game horror run
Rather than be known as the Brazilian title that Palmeiras claimed, 2023 will surely go down in history as the one that Botafogo threw away.
Have Arsenal rediscovered their form of last season?
Michallik: Liverpool did the job, but there's concerning issues
- Haaland fumes over late whistle in City draw
- Late Liverpool goals complete dramatic 4-3 win
- Mbappé nets as 10-man PSG extend Ligue 1 lead
- Cordoba's Gudelj collapses again in Spain
- Leverkusen stay unbeaten after Dortmund draw
- 10-man Chelsea stave off Brighton for 3-2 win
- Arsenal draw Liverpool in marquee FA Cup clash
- LAFC returns to MLS Cup, will face Columbus
- Guide to the best games in December
The international breaks are frequent and annoying, but the pause in the 2023-24 club season gave us a chance to look at some of the weird and interesting stats in the game -- like Harry Kane's absurd season unfolding in Munich.
The 2022 World Cup was a success for the U.S. men's national team, but did they build upon that in 2023? And what should its goal be for 2024?
It's been one of the comeback stories of LaLiga in recent seasons: an Atletico Madrid star joining Barcelona, only to go back the other direction and become a star all over again. This is how Antoine Griezmann did it.
Jude Bellingham's 13 goals in 14 games make him part of Real Madrid history. Here's how he has rapidly become perhaps the world's best player.
After a brief hiatus thanks to the winter World Cup in Qatar, ESPN presents its seventh annual ranking of the best men's players and coaches in world soccer! Welcome to FC 100.
Updated tables from the Premier League, Champions League, LaLiga, English Football League and more.
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