Just as it did in the Eastern Conference final, RSL rode Nick Rimando's shot-stopping heroics in a penalty shootout to defeat the Galaxy in the MLS Cup final, writes Steve Davis.
The contrast between the two MLS Cup finalists couldn't be more noticeable. Los Angeles has the big names and star power, while RSL is a collection of no-name overachievers, writes Steve Davis.
The MLS playoffs usually provide their share of upsets, but there's no question that Los Angeles and Real Salt Lake deserve their berths in the MLS Cup final, writes Steve Davis.
The chase for the 14th MLS Cup is about to get under way, and each of the contenders has notable strengths and weaknesses, writes Steve Davis.
The U.S. Open Cup final tends to fly under the radar, but this year's affair sees an all-MLS showdown between Seattle and D.C., writes Steve Davis.
After coming within a game of the MLS Cup final, RSL has opted to stand pat with personnel for 2009, writes Steve Davis.
The U.S. is bidding to host either the 2018 or 2022 World Cup. It's likely to succeed, Steve Davis writes.
The U.S. has dominated the CONCACAF region, but can't take World Cup qualification for granted, writes Steve Davis.
MLS Cup finalists Houston and New England share a common bond. Both franchises are a model of stability, writes Steve Davis.
The eight-team lineup for the MLS Cup playoffs has been set. Steve Davis breaks down each team's chances.
After the Women's World Cup debacle, USSF president Sunil Gulati had no choice but to replace Greg Ryan as coach, says Steve Davis.
New England finally put paid to a history of losing cup finals with its win over Dallas in the U.S. Open Cup, writes Steve Davis.