New England Revolution 2016 Season Review

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From Last Word on Soccer, by Joe Hojnacki The New England Revolution didn’t have lofty expectations for 2016. Yes, they made the playoffs last season and crashed out in the knockout round with their biggest name player lashing out at a referee, causing him to get suspended for the first six matches of the year. They cut […] READ MORE


This Weekend’s MLS Playoff Clinch Scenarios

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Last Word On Soccer, Joe Hojnacki (Editorial) – This weekend will see some major moves in the MLS Playoff picture. With spots up for grabs across both conferences, keeing track of the MLS Playoff clinch scenarios can get a little confusing. This Weekend’s MLS Playoff Clinch Scenarios Eastern Conference With two matches left, three Eastern […] READ MORE


Who’s Next: NYCFC’s Playoff Rivals

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From Last Word on Soccer, by Martin Bihl Now that New York City FC have made the playoffs, you would think I’d stop worrying, right? You would be wrong. Because now I’m worrying about who NYCFC’s playoff rivals are likely to be and what the team’s chances are for success. As I see it, this […] READ MORE



Five Leaves Left: NYCFC and the Playoffs

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From Last Word on Soccer, Martin Bihl 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 […] READ MORE