Five Leaves Left: NYCFC and the Playoffs

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Including Saturday’s match against FC Dallas, New York City Football Club have five opportunities to solidify their position in the playoffs. So I did little “back of the envelope” calculating, looking at who NYCFC were playing and who everyone else in the conference were playing, in order to get a little clarity about NYCFC and […] READ MORE


Let’s Talk About the MLS Playoffs

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(Editorial) Earlier his week, the great stats people over at American Soccer Analysis released their 2016 Playoff Odds based on 10,000 simulations of the remainder of the Major League Soccer season. This, understandably, resulted in many who follow them spending much of the day discussing their own team’s odds of making the playoffs, and running […] READ MORE