1. New York City FC: How Will the Club's Entrance into MLS Realign the Conferences?

    In 2015, New York City FC will be the newest member of Major League Soccer. While there certainly won't be any expansion teams in 2014, it's entirely possible there will be a club or two entering MLS in 2015...

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  2. MLS: Should the League Introduce a Community Shield?

    A few days ago, I was listening to the MLS Extra Time radio podcast , and they touched on something I'd been thinking about for a long time...

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  3. New England Revolution's Juan Agudelo Scores on Unbelievable Chip

    On Saturday, Aug. 17, 20-year-old Juan Agudelo got the call for his New England Revolution against the visiting Chicago Fire in a crucial Eastern Conference matchup...

    Liam B Written by Liam B about 1 year ago 13,288 reads 8 comments

  4. USMNT Roster: The 5 Best Current Players

    After the U.S men's national team's famous 4-3 win against Bosnia-Herzegovina in Sarajevo midweek, and with the World Cup essentially 10 months away, I thought it would be a good time ...

    Liam B Written by Liam B about 1 year ago 4,724 reads 37 comments

  5. USMNT: The 3 Players with the Most to Prove in the CONCACAF Gold Cup Semifinals

    The United States side at the CONCACAF Gold Cup has mostly been a B-team. Many of these players knew that playing well could lead to them earning a place in the 23-man roster next year in Brazil...

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  6. CONCACAF Gold Cup 2013: Predicting the Semifinal Winners

    Now the Gold Cup competition gets serious. All of the minnows are gone. And the winner advances to the final at Soldier Field on Sunday. The only surprise in the quarterfinals was Honduras overtaking their Central American comrades Costa Rica...

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  7. MLS Expansion: The Top 3 Cities No One's Talking About

    When New York City FC were announced as an MLS expansion side in May, they became the 20th team in a constantly growing league. From that point on, the question switched to which team would become the 21st team...

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  8. CONCACAF Gold Cup: Why the Tournament Should Be Held Somewhere Else

    Since the inception of the CONCACAF Gold Cup in 1991, the tournament has always been held in the United States, and on two occasions, the hosting duty has been shared with Mexico...

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  9. 2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup: Predicting the Quarterfinals

    On Saturday, the knockout stages of the 2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup will begin. There's the potential for ugly scorelines, shocking upsets and games that could go all the way to penalties...

    Liam B Written by Liam B about 1 year ago 1,116 reads 1 comments

  10. US Open Cup: 3 Ways to Make the Tournament More Relevant

    The US Open Cup is the domestic cup tournament in the United States, a single-game knockout competition only followed by hardcore soccer supporters in America...

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  11. World Cup Qualifying: Why the European Format Should Change

    Europe has always been considered a conglomerate of some of the best national footballing sides in the world...

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  12. US Open Cup 4th Round 2013: 3 Things We Learned

    As always, the most recent round in the 100th edition of the Lamar Hunt US Open Cup featured plenty of great action, goals and surprising results...

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  13. 2013 Confederations Cup: Picking the Winner

    The 2013 Confederations Cup will begin in just a couple of days. This tournament, often seen as a precursor to the World Cup, will feature some of the best teams in the world, along ...

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  14. US Open Cup 2013 4th Round: Picking the Outcome of Each Match

    For those unfamiliar with the 100 year old competition, the US Open Cup is the oldest ongoing soccer competition in the United States. It's similar in format to many of the more well known cup competitions, such as the FA Cup and Copa del Rey...

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  15. FIFA 13: The 5 Most Entertaining Teams to Use

    As we all know, the release of EA Sports' FIFA 13 is imminent. The biggest soccer video game franchise hits shelves on September 25. This will undoubtedly be the biggest and best version of FIFA yet...

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  16. MLS: Why the League Must Be Wary of Heading Down the Wrong Path

    Sixteen years ago the world's most popular sport experienced a rebirth in the United States of America, the third biggest country in the world, as a new soccer league was formed...

    Liam B Written by Liam B about 2 years ago 1,425 reads 25 comments

  17. Chivas USA: Brad Guzan Signs Six-Month Loan Deal from Aston Villa?

    On Tuesday, July 24, 2012, while on a tour of the U.S. with Aston Villa (and on the same day he played in a friendly match against the Portland Timbers ), Brad Guzan supposedly signed a six-month loan deal with Chivas USA ...

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  18. MLS All-Star Game 2012: The 4 Players with the Most to Prove

    On Wednesday the best MLS has to offer will face off against the defending European Champions Chelsea . Historically the MLS All-Stars have had mixed results against visiting clubs, with results varying anywhere from solid victories to crushing losses..

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  19. LA Galaxy: Is the Club Close to Losing Two of Its Best Players?

    The LA Galaxy have been one of the most dominate teams in MLS over the last year. A big part of that is that they have all three of their Designated Player spots filled up with world class players...

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  20. Everton Accepts New York Red Bulls' Bid for Tim Cahill

    Another star is set to join MLS, and it might surprise you. It certainly surprised me. According to BBC , Everton have accepted a bid of roughly one million pounds from the New York Red Bulls for Tim Cahill ...

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  21. USMNT: Terrence Boyd Impresses in Opening Game for Rapid Vienna

    Those of you who are following the USMNT know that Terrence Boyd is a great young attacking prospect at only 21 years of age. Last season he scored 20 goals in 32 appearances in the German fourth division with Borussia Dortmund II...

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  22. 2014 FIFA World Cup: Why CONCACAF and CONMEBOL Should Merge

    As the 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifiers heat up, I have a proposal to make that would make future qualifying campaigns better and more entertaining. Let's combine CONCACAF and CONMEBOL...

    Liam B Written by Liam B about 2 years ago 4,325 reads 56 comments

  23. Houston Dynamo Continue Most Important Week of MLS Season

    "3 Games. 7 Days. 9 Points." That's the Houston Dynamo 's promotional poster for this week, and it succinctly sums up the importance of the week...

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  24. Summer EPL Transfers: The Top 3 Clubs for Clint Dempsey

    Clint Dempsey is coming off of the best season of his Fulham career, finishing fourth in the Barclays Premier League in scoring and becoming Fulham's all-time leading EPL scorer with 50 goals to his name...

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  25. 3 Ways to Make MLS Better

    MLS has come a long way since its inception in 1996, as support for the league has grown. It has also attracted more and more world-class players, albeit they are generally past their peak...

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