The MLS offseason isn't even three weeks old, yet already there have been some notable shifts in momentum for several clubs. For teams that missed the playoffs, this isn't that much of a surprise. That kind of failure gives coaches and GMs a clear motivation to make personnel changes. But some of the bigger offseason moves so far have been made by clubs in the upper half of the table, proving playoff disappointment can be a powerful catalyst for mixing things up as well.
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