Landon Donovan and Leon are parting ways before the end of his contract, the club announced in a statement on Sunday.
The Philadelphia Union beat the New York Red Bulls 2-1 on Saturday to advance to the U.S. Open Cup quarterfinals.
Jason Kreis is out as Orlando City manager, with the Lions announcing his departure in the midst of the club's six-game MLS losing streak.
The San Jose Earthquakes announced the acquisition of defender Guram Kashia on Thursday.
Although reports have previously suggested that the Sounders could move for Ruidiaz, Schmetzer said he was not aware that any deal had been done.
Daniel Royer and Bradley Wright-Phillips scored goals as the New York Red Bulls held on to beat the Seattle Sounders 2-1 on Wednesday.
Diego Fagundez and Cristian Penilla scored as New England secured another point on Wednesday, this time with a 2-2 draw at San Jose.
The Chicago Fire rallied from a two-goal deficit to notch a 2-2 draw with the Colorado Rapids on Wednesday night at Dick's Sporting Goods Park.
Ignacio Piatti scored on a penalty kick in the fifth minute and again in injury time as the Montreal Impact beat Orlando City 3-0.
Josef Martinez scored his MLS-best 14th goal before departing with an injury to help Atlanta United beat Columbus Crew 2-0.
Two late goals from defender Nick Hagglund twice saved Toronto FC in a wild 4-4 draw against D.C. United on Wednesday night.
MLS will take break for the World Cup, as the globe fixates on Russia 2018. And while that's unfortunate for the league, there isn't much it can do.
Domenec Torrent was a trusted lieutenant to Pep Guardiola over 11 years, but he is ready to step out on his own. Enter: New York City FC.
Atletico Madrid have reached a deal in principle for Monaco's Thomas Lemar. Will that be enough to ensure Antoine Griezmann stays?
Contrary to the debate in the U.S., Costa Rica's emergence has been credited to the presence of Major League Soccer players on their roster.
Mexico striker Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez says he would turn down a $10 million deal to move to MLS if he could make half as much in Spain.
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