Landon Donovan could not inspire the Los Angeles Galaxy as his side opened the new MLS season with a 1-0 loss to Real Salt Lake.
Jermain Defoe insists his MLS move to Toronto will benefit his hopes of inclusion in England's World Cup squad.
Thierry Henry would welcome Carles Puyol to the MLS but is not going to do try to talk him into joining him in New York.
Republic of Ireland striker Robbie Keane has agreed to a multi-year contract extension to stay with the LA Galaxy.
Real Madrid midfielder Xabi Alonso has confirmed that he could join a club in the MLS in the future.