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Sporting KC won 3-0 over Liga MX side Toluca in the CONCACAF Champions League on Tuesday, while Atlanta United fell 3-1 to Costa Rica's Herediano.
Darlington Nagbe's reported desire to get back to Ohio could be a problem for MLS Cup winners Atlanta. Plus: the Timbers' striker search continues.
Atlanta United have signed Guinea international defender Florentin Pogba, the club announced on Tuesday.
If Almiron excels at Newcastle, it will do a lot to change how people feel about Major League Soccer. It will impact MLS incoming signings, too.
In the past few days, two of the league's big names have left for teams abroad the departures of Almiron and Toronto forward Sebastian Giovinco.
The Paraguay international's move to St James' Park surpasses the £16m they paid for Michael Owen in 2005.
Guinea international defender Florentin Pogba, brother of Manchester United star Paul Pogba, is close to a move to MLS.
Almiron, 24, has been a rumoured target of the Premier League club and the sources say the terms of the deal are nearly agreed.
Atlanta United have acquired attacking midfielder Gonzalo "Pity" Martinez from River Plate, the club announced on Thursday.
Atlanta might have a Designated Player problem if one of their stars doesn't complete a move to England, while two Mexico stars are in limbo in LA.
"For me, this is my Barcelona or my Real Madrid. It's not about me being a star," Josef Martinez said about committing his future to Atlanta.
Frank de Boer has hailed the stability and structure of Atlanta United, something he says was missing during stints with Inter and Crystal Palace.
Expansion side FC Cincinnati selected UCLA midfielder Frankie Amaya No. 1 overall in the 2019 MLS SuperDraft on Friday.
The deal ends several months' worth of speculation that Martino would take over at Mexico following the conclusion of the MLS season.