Real Salt Lake coach Mike Petke was not a happy camper after Saturday night's 1-1 draw with Sporting Kansas City.
Petke was dismissed from the touchline in the 72nd minute of the clash for kicking off after Joao Plata was not awarded a foul -- and he took out his frustration at those in his postmatch news conference.
The RSL boss let everyone know that he was not pleased with the decision not to hand his side a free kick after Plata was put in what he described as "a freaking headlock," handing...
New York City FC overcame an early red card to beat the Chicago Fire 2-1 on Saturday.
After Yangel Herrera was sent off in the 12th minute, David Villa and Frederic Brillant scored early in the second half to carry the 10 men to victory.
Herrera had already been booked for one lunging challenge when he came in late again, stomping on Bastian Schweinsteiger's foot to receive his marching orders.
But Villa scored his 14th goal of the season from a volley two minutes after halftime, before Brilliant...
SANDY, Utah -- Jose Mourinho has defended Antonio Valencia after the Manchester United defender was sent off during the 2-1 win over Real Salt Lake on Monday.
Referee Allen Chapman spoke to Mourinho after Valencia had fouled Sebastian Saucedo, who left stadium on crutches, in the second half at the Rio Tinto Stadium, but the United manager refused a request to substitute the Ecuadorian.
It prompted Chapman to issue a straight red card.
A challenge from Saucedo had earlier forced Juan Mata off with...