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Earthquakes Part Ways with General Manager John Doyle

August 29, 2016 - SAN JOSE, Calif. - The San Jose Earthquakes announced today that they have parted ways with general manager John Doyle effective immediately. Technical director Chris Leitch has been named interim general manager, while head coach Dominic Kinnear and the coaching staff will continue in their roles. "I would like to express my sincere thanks to John for his nine years of service with the team as general manager," Earthquakes President Dave Kaval said. "He was an outstanding leader who helped relaunch the Earthquakes in 200... Full Story

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De Jong Makes MLS Team of the Week Bench After Scoreless Draw with LA

August 29, 2016 - Marcel De Jong was named to the MLS Team of the Week bench today after helping Vancouver Whitecaps FC keep a clean sheet in Saturday's scoreless draw with LA Galaxy.The Canadian left back recorded a combined 15 tackles and interceptions, which was the third highest total of any MLS player this season. De Jong will now join the Canadian senior men's national team ahead of their crucial World Cup qualifiers vs. Honduras on September 2 and El Salvador on September 6. The 'Caps, meanwhile, return to BC Place this Saturday to ... Full Story

Four Columbus Crew SC Players Receive International Call-Ups

August 29, 2016 - COLUMBUS - Columbus Crew SC today announced that four of its players have received international call-ups from their respective international federations: Harrison Afful (Ghana), Justin Meram (Iraq), Rodrigo Saravia (Guatemala) and Tony Tchani (Cameroon). Afful is slated to join Ghana ahead of two matches, with the first taking place in Accra against Rwanda as part of 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualification (September 3) and the second a friendly against Russia in Moscow (September 6). Ghana has qualified for the 2017 Af... Full Story

Rhinos Announce New Partnership

August 29, 2016 - Rochester, NY- An Upstate NY favorite is joining Rochester's favorite soccer team for the remainder of the 2016 season. The Rochester Rhinos are proud to announce Zweigle's as their newest Corporate Partner and vendor at Rochester Rhinos Stadium. "The Rochester Rhinos are proud to partner with Zweigle's. It has been our goal to feature Rochester products and partner with local companies in our quest to provide a great fan experience. We see our partnership with Zweigle's as another example of working with the best of what... Full Story

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