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KANSAS CITY, KS - MARCH 08:  The New York Red Bulls congratulate Lloyd Sam #10 after Sam scored during the game against Sporting KC at Sporting Park on March 8, 2015 in Kansas City, Kansas.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

MLS Power Rankings 06 October 2015

MLS Power Rankings 06 October 2015 RANK TEAM COMMENTS Last 6 Previous Change 1 New York Red Bulls The Red Bulls shook off the embarrasing home loss to Orlando with a thorough win at home over a playoff team. All in all, good show. Defensive depth might be the talking point, but Connor Lade rebounding with a dominant performance over…

KANSAS CITY, KS - OCTOBER 01:  Michael Petrasso #13 of Canada and Matt Miazga #3 of the USA compete for the ball during the 2015 CONCACAF Olympic Qualifying match at Sporting Park on October 1, 2015 in Kansas City, Kansas.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Healthy Competition: For Andi Herzog, MLS has a big role to play in U.S. U-23 Olympic dream

It’s not too early to say that this round of Olympic qualifying is already a runaway success for the United States Under-23 team, compared with the 2011 squad’s uneven performances and failure to make the knockout round ahead of the 2012 London games. What should make those who support both MLS and the U-23s even happier is coach Andi Herzog’s…

CARSON, CA - JULY 17: Steven Gerrard #8 of Los Angeles Galaxy celebrates his first goal for the Los Angeles Galaxy during Los Angeles Galaxy's MLS match against San Jose Earthquakes at the StubHub Center on July 17, 2015 in Carson, California.  The LA Galaxy won the match 5-2  (Photo by Shaun Clark/Getty Images)

LA Galaxy Clinch Playoff Spot in Audi 2015 MLS Cup Playoffs

Seattle, WA (Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015) – The following is a press release from the LA Galaxy of MLS. Following a 1-1 draw against Seattle Sounders FC Sunday evening, the LA Galaxy clinch a berth in the Audi 2015 MLS Cup Playoffs. The Audi 2015 MLS Cup Playoffs will begin on Wednesday, Oct. 28 with the knockout round and conclude…

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LA Galaxy Playoff Seeding Scenarios

(Editorial) – The LA Galaxy are officially in the MLS Cup Playoffs, thanks to a 1-1 draw against the Seattle Sounders. They have only two games remaining and do not play again until October 18. What then is the LA Galaxy playoff outlook? What should they focus on? What other results should they focus on? Lets break it down: The…


McCarty vs Kljestan: Making a Case for the Red Bulls’ MVP

(Editorial) – As the 2015 winds down, the Red Bulls sit three points clear in the lead spot in the Eastern Conference. It’s a spot that they can clinch with any combination of four points in the standings.  Red Bulls head coach Jesse Marsch and sporting director Ali Curtis have taken their master plan of attitude and analytics all the…

FRISCO, TX - MARCH 07:  A general view of Toyota Stadium before the MLS season opener between the San Jose Earthquakes and FC Dallas on March 7, 2015 in Frisco, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

MLS Pick ‘Em 2015 Week 31 – FC Dallas vs. Houston Dynamo

MLS Pick ‘Em 2015 Week 31 – FC Dallas vs. Houston Dynamo We are getting down to the nitty gritty now folks! With just a few weeks to go, the top and bottom of the table is still way up in the air. The same could be said for MLS. Last time out, our writers picked Portland and RBNY. The…

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