1. MLS Player Rankings: Toronto Trio Take Up Top Spots After Dominant Showings

    Toronto FC's designated players dominated the second leg of the Eastern Conference semifinal against New York City FC on Sunday...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 9 months ago 2,277 reads 0 comments

  2. MLS Team of the Week: Giovinco, Piatti Power Clubs into Conference Finals

    Three of the four Major League Soccer clubs that took an advantage into the second leg of the conference semi-final round on Sunday moved on to the conference final stage of the postseason...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 9 months ago 913 reads 4 comments

  3. Previewing the 2nd Legs of the MLS Conference Semifinals

    The home teams had their way during the first legs of the Major League Soccer conference semifinals, but that may not be the case during the quartet of second-leg showdowns on Sunday...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 9 months ago 577 reads 0 comments

  4. MLS Player Rankings: Mancosu, Altidore Lead After 1st Weekend of Postseason

    A number of unexpected heroes appeared during the first week of the Major League Soccer playoffs. The L.A...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 9 months ago 1,083 reads 0 comments

  5. MLS Team of the Week: Altidore and Valdez Dazzle in Postseason

    The home teams were thoroughly dominant during the opening two rounds of the Major League Soccer postseason. Three of the four home sides advanced out of the knockout round by a combined score of 9-6...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 9 months ago 891 reads 0 comments

  6. Previewing the 1st Leg of the MLS Conference Semifinals

    The conference semifinal stage of the MLS Cup Playoffs begins on Sunday with four first-leg contests between the eight remaining sides in the competition...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 9 months ago 2,351 reads 2 comments

  7. MLS Player Rankings: Golden Boot Winner BWP Ends Regular Season on Top

    In a league in which parity and competition reign supreme, one player has been able to dominate the headlines since the middle of the summer...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 9 months ago 1,060 reads 0 comments

  8. MLS Cup Playoffs 2016: Dates, Schedule, Odds, Bracket and Live-Stream Info

    There will be a new MLS Cup winner in 2016. Both the Portland Timbers—the reigning champions—and 2015 runners-up Columbus Crew SC failed to qualify for the playoffs, ...

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  9. MLS Team of the Week: Kaka, Molino, Giovinco Impress on Decision Day

    The final day of the Major League Soccer regular season was supposed to hand us 90 minutes of drama-filled action with playoff berths on the line...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 9 months ago 2,556 reads 2 comments

  10. D.C. United Emerging as Dark-Horse MLS Cup Contender as Regular Season Ends

    When you start compiling a shortlist of MLS Cup contenders, the teams that easily come to mind are FC Dallas and the New York Red Bulls , who lead the Western and Eastern Conferences, respectively...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 9 months ago 523 reads 2 comments

  11. MLS Player Rankings: BWP Remains on Top, Piatti, Mullins Surge Up List

    As the best teams in Major League Soccer jockey for position in the standings, the league's best players are all trying to knock Bradley Wright-Phillips from the top spot in the Bleacher Report MLS Player Rankings...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 9 months ago 1,647 reads 2 comments

  12. MLS Team of the Week: Piatti, BWP, Accam Impress in Week 33

    The penultimate weekend of the Major League Soccer regular season didn't produce too much in terms of drama, but it did set the stage for what should be a thrilling Decision Day on Sunday...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 9 months ago 185 reads 0 comments

  13. Resurgent Seattle Sounders Benefiting from New Mentality Under Interim Boss

    Rock bottom for the Seattle Sounders came at the end of July. Two days after their miserable performance against Sporting Kansas City on July 24 resulted in a 3-0 loss, the ...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 9 months ago 808 reads 0 comments

  14. Colorado Rapids on Accelerated Path Toward Winning Trophies in 2016

    The path to achieve a string of advantageous goals was set out during the preseason by the Colorado Rapids . They just didn't think they'd travel down that path so fast in only one season...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 9 months ago 901 reads 0 comments

  15. Quiet Leader Bradley Wright-Phillips Pushing Red Bulls to the Top of MLS East

    Bradley Wright-Phillips isn't your typical striker. The New York Red Bulls forward is stellar in front of the net, but he doesn't possess the flash and flair of many of the big personalities who play his position across the globe...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 10 months ago 437 reads 1 comments

  16. MLS Player Rankings: BWP, Villa in Direct Battle for Top Spot After Week 30

    The competition between the New York Red Bulls and New York City FC runs deeper than the fight for the No. 1 playoff position in the Eastern Conference...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 10 months ago 152 reads 0 comments

  17. MLS Team of the Week: Villa, Kamara, McCarty Stand out in Wild Week 30

    Week 30 was a massive week for a few clubs looking to secure the best possible position in the Major League Soccer postseason. The Montreal Impact and D.C...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 10 months ago 2,430 reads 1 comments

  18. Ambitious Atlanta United Make Bold Statement with Hire of Gerardo Martino

    Before the business end of the 2016 Major League Soccer regular season begins, the hype for the 2017 campaign has started thanks to ambitious expansion side Atlanta United...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 10 months ago 2,219 reads 2 comments

  19. Clint Dempsey Out for Remainder of 2016 MLS Season with Irregular Heartbeat

    Seattle Sounders general manager and president Garth Lagerwey announced Tuesday that star forward Clint Dempsey would miss the remainder of the season because of an irregular heartbeat, according to Ryan Krasnoo of SoundersFC...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 10 months ago 13,982 reads 5 comments

  20. MLS Player Rankings: Morris, Kamara, Villa Make Big Moves After Week 29

    The season may have flipped from summer to fall last week, but the heat is being felt all over Major League Soccer by teams jockeying for playoff positions...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 10 months ago 1,585 reads 2 comments

  21. MLS Team of the Week: Morris, Manotas, Shelton Stand out in Attack-Heavy Week 29

    Week 29 in Major League Soccer belonged to strikers and attack-minded midfielders beginning at Yankee Stadium on Friday night and ending in Columbus, Ohio, on Sunday...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 10 months ago 1,313 reads 1 comments

  22. Kristaps Porzingis Shows Off Soccer Skills with New York City MLS Club

    Well on his way to becoming New York's next sports superstar, Kristaps Porzingis showed off his versatile skill set during a trip to Yankee Stadium...

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  23. Making Sense of the Mangled MLS Eastern Conference Playoff Race

    If the last weekend of play in Major League Soccer taught us anything, it's that we don't know a thing when it comes to predicting the playoff races, especially in the Eastern Conference...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 10 months ago 2,864 reads 0 comments

  24. MLS Player Rankings: BWP Reclaims Top Spot, Altidore Moves Close to Top

    Given the plethora of impressive in-form attackers in Major League Soccer at the moment, it takes something special each week to remain atop the Bleacher Report MLS Player Rankings...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 10 months ago 1,329 reads 0 comments

  25. MLS Team of the Week: Altidore, BWP, Rowe Stand Out with Week 28 Braces

    It's becoming a weekly routine at this point in the Major League Soccer regular season to put Jozy Altidore and Bradley Wright-Phillips in our Bleacher Report Team of the Week...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 10 months ago 1,887 reads 1 comments