1. Battle-Tested Columbus Downs Red Bulls to Advance to MLS Cup

    HARRISON, N.J. — There is no doubt the Columbus Crew will enjoy their Eastern Conference championship over the next 24 hours, but as manager Gregg Berhalter admitted after Sunday's game, there's still one key match ahead in the club's future...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 5 months ago 1,201 reads 1 comments

  2. MLS Cup Playoffs 2015: Timbers vs. Crew Schedule After Conference Finals

    And then there were two. The MLS Cup Final is set, and it'll be the Columbus Crew taking on the Portland Timbers on Dec. 6 in Mapfre Stadium...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 5 months ago 4,398 reads 6 comments

  3. Didier Drogba Compares Level of Competition Between MLS, Premier League

    Montreal Impact star and former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba believes MLS is on its way to becoming one of the top leagues in the world and believes the rough travel schedule makes it a more difficult league to play in than the Premier League...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 5 months ago 41,647 reads 56 comments

  4. Ultimate Guide to MLS Weekend: Can Top Seeds Recover from Deficits?

    With at least 90 minutes left to play in the MLS Eastern and Western Conference finals, both of the top seeds are facing deficits. FC Dallas, who earned the No...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 5 months ago 1,819 reads 9 comments

  5. MLS: Why the Current Playoff System Has to Change

    The MLS playoffs resumed last Sunday after a two-week break and, due to the international window, the postseason was lost in the shuffle...

    Peter Galindo Written by Peter Galindo about 5 months ago 2,941 reads 12 comments

  6. MLS Team of the Week: Meram, Kamara, Nagbe Star in Conference Final 1st Legs

    The first legs of the Eastern and Western Conference finals produced a pair of surprising results as Columbus and Portland came out on top at home in their respective games...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 5 months ago 1,286 reads 1 comments

  7. Dairon Asprilla Scores Stunning Long-Range Goal for Portland in MLS Playoffs

    Take a bow, Dairon Asprilla . The 23-year-old Colombian scored an absolute beauty in the Portland Timbers ' 3-1 win over FC Dallas in the Major League Soccer playoffs on Sunday night...

    Mark Bollons Written by Mark Bollons about 5 months ago 790 reads 1 comments

  8. Portland Establishes Favorite Status After Western Conference Final 1st Leg

    The Portland Timbers established themselves as the favorites to be the Western Conference representative at the MLS Cup with a 3-1 win over FC Dallas on Sunday at Providence Park...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 5 months ago 1,302 reads 0 comments

  9. Columbus Sets Tone in MLS Eastern Conference Championship with Strong Showing

    The start was ideal. The performance that followed was fantastic. And the 2-0 result after 90 minutes was a perfect start to the Eastern Conference Championship for the Columbus Crew...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 5 months ago 631 reads 1 comments

  10. MLS Cup Playoffs 2015: Conference Finals Scores, Reaction and Updated Schedule

    The race for the MLS Cup is underway. The first leg of the MLS Conference Finals began Sunday with the Eastern Conference Finals, as the Columbus Crew hosted the New York Red Bulls ...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 5 months ago 2,308 reads 3 comments

  11. Ultimate Guide to MLS Weekend: Previewing the Conference Final 1st Legs

    The Major League Soccer postseason returns to the pitch on Sunday as four teams continue their respective quests to hoist the MLS Cup on December 6...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 5 months ago 1,795 reads 2 comments

  12. MLS Playoff Power Rankings: Columbus Crew and FC Dallas Surge into Top 3

    And then there were four. The New York Red Bulls, Columbus Crew, FC Dallas and Portland Timbers advanced to the MLS Conference finals. The former two will square off in the East, with the latter two battling in the West...

    Peter Galindo Written by Peter Galindo about 6 months ago 3,662 reads 2 comments

  13. MLS Playoff Player Rankings: Plenty of Fluctuation After Weekend's Action

    The most exciting start to a Major League Soccer postseason in recent memory left us wanting more and then some after Sunday's slate of four matches concluded...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 6 months ago 3,865 reads 3 comments

  14. Patrick Vieira to New York City FC: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Former Arsenal midfielder and Manchester City reserve manager Patrick Vieira has been appointed as New York City FC 's new head coach, signing a three-year contract with the MLS franchise on Monday...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 6 months ago 8,314 reads 26 comments

  15. MLS Team of the Week: FC Dallas Quartet Shine in Conference Semifinal 2nd Leg

    The playoff field in Major League Soccer was cut in half on Sunday as four teams secured positions in the conference finals with different types of victories. The New York Red Bulls opened the quadruple header with a boring 1-0 win over rival D...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 6 months ago 2,216 reads 11 comments

  16. MLS Cup Playoffs 2015: Conference Finals Schedule After Semifinal Scores

    The MLS Playoffs' Final Four is set. The New York Red Bulls are the first team to advance to the Eastern Conference Finals after a 1-0 win over D.C. United on Sunday, winning 2-0 on aggregate...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 6 months ago 5,414 reads 10 comments

  17. Ultimate Guide to MLS Weekend: Breaking Down Conference Semifinal 2nd Legs

    The first weekend of conference semifinal action across Major League Soccer determined very little and left us wanting more out of the four head-to-head clashes...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 6 months ago 4,682 reads 16 comments

  18. David Beckham's Miami Soccer Stadium Deal Reportedly on Verge of Collapsing

    David Beckham and the ownership group behind Miami's Major League Soccer expansion franchise are running into another snag with regard to the team's new stadium...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 months ago 9,005 reads 19 comments

  19. MLS Power Rankings: Seattle Sounders and Montreal Impact Surge

    The MLS playoffs are underway and there's already been some incredible matches. The Portland Timbers' win after an 11-round penalty shootout against Sporting Kansas City is the first moment that stands out...

    Peter Galindo Written by Peter Galindo about 6 months ago 947 reads 0 comments

  20. Didier Drogba Oversees Montreal Impact Youth Dance Battle

    Didier Drogba is loving life in Major League Soccer. His side holds a slender lead over the Columbus Crew in the MLS Eastern Conference Semifinals, he's scoring goals for fun, ...

    Joe Gallagher Written by Joe Gallagher about 6 months ago 520 reads 1 comments

  21. MLS Playoff Player Rankings: Ousted Top After Conference Semifinals 1st Leg

    For the entire Major League Soccer regular season, we ranked the top 20 players in the league based on form...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 6 months ago 2,816 reads 1 comments

  22. Steven Gerrard Speaks on Retirement, 1st Season in MLS

    LA Galaxy midfielder Steven Gerrard has suggested he could retire at the end of next season after reflecting on a somewhat disappointing first campaign in MLS...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 6 months ago 9,753 reads 14 comments

  23. Didier Drogba Tackles Goalkeeper, Holds His Leg WWE-Style During MLS Playoffs

    Didier Drogba clearly forgot what game he was playing during the Montreal Impact 's 2-1 victory over the Columbus Crew on Sunday night...

    Mark Bollons Written by Mark Bollons about 6 months ago 5,819 reads 7 comments

  24. MLS Team of the Week: Dempsey, McCarty, Waston Shine in Conference Semifinals

    The four first legs of the conference semifinals in Major League Soccer produced more grind-it-out results on Sunday than the overwhelming excitement produced by the knockout-round matches on Wednesday and Thursday...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 6 months ago 2,758 reads 2 comments

  25. MLS Cup Playoffs 2015: Semifinal Scores, Reaction and Updated Schedule

    Major League Soccer entered the conference semifinal phase of the MLS Cup playoffs on Sunday, with the eight remaining teams looking to get an advantage in the first of the two-legged ties...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 months ago 2,935 reads 1 comments