Posts tagged MLS
Who will win the MLS Golden Boot this season?

The MLS is well underway and the familiar heroes are once again suitable names for one of the league’s most respected prizes. Josef Martinez, Zlatan, Rooney, Wright-Phillips and Jordan Morris all look to be legit candidates for this year’s golden boot. We assess their chances, of which, may be more affected by their respective teams than you think.

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MLS Preview: Top 10 Must Watch Players Of African Descent - #9 Bill Hamid

#10 on our MLS player watchlist for 2019 is the DMV hometown hero, Bill Hamid. Outside of a short stint at Danish side FC Midtjylland, Hamid has become synonymous with DC United and remains one of the few players left from Ben Olsen’s earlier days at the club. The U.S. International has already one MLS Goalkeeper of the Year (2014), and will singlehandedly change the course of matches for United this season.

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MLS Focus: Is Atlanta United’s Josef Martinez the new Samuel Eto’o?

Atlanta United’s forward, Josef Martinez is now the 2018 MLS Golden Boot winner with 31 goals. The Venezuelan international has some striking similarities with Cameroonian, legend Samuel Eto’o including both success and failure early in their careers. Check out why the sky may be the limit with Martinez.

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FT African Legends Series: Salif Keita, a forgotten hero?

We reminisce the days of “The Black Pearl of Bamako,” the player who scored goals for fun in the Ligue 1, La Liga and pioneered the conquest of the Major League Soccer for players close to retirement.

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