- Our injury report: OUT: Leonard Griffin (sports hernia surgery); Yohance Marshall (R MCL sprain); QUESTIONABLE: Tristan Bowen (L knee sprain); PROBABLE: Donovan Ricketts (R adductor tightness).
- Columbus Crew's injury report: OUT: Adam Moffat (L hamstring strain); Andy Iro (L quad strain); DOUBTFUL: William Hesmer (back lumbar strain).
- Defender Julian Valentin was loaned out this week to the Cleveland City Stars of the USL-1. His loan is scheduled for one month.
- Generation adidas forward Israel Sesay will be on loan with Hollywood United this weekend for their games on Saturday and Sunday.
- Barcelona can win the La Liga on Sunday with a win or a draw against Mallorca. The title would be Barca's 19th league title. On Wednesday, Barcelona captured the Copa Del Rey championship by beating Athletic Bilbao, 4-1, in final. Barcelona comes to Los Angeles on Aug. 1 to take on the LA Galaxy at the Rose Bowl.
- AC Milan need a win and an Inter loss or draw to stay in the hunt for the Serie A title. David Beckham is suspended for this game. AC Milan travels comes to Los Angeles to play the LA Galaxy on July 19 at The Home Depot Center.
- For more news and notes, check out the league preview and download the game guide.
That's John Farnworth. This is what he can do. Farnworth, the World Freestyle Football Champion, will be attempting to break the Guiness World Record for most face rolls on Sunday at The Home Depot Center-- 30 minutes prior to the game at SoccerFest in the main concourse.