Leander Schaerlaeckens writes Sporting Kansas City is a legit MLS Cup contender, plus about the unlikely success of Titi and Kenny, the late-game stumbles of the Portland Timbers and the CCL hangover that defined Week 5 in MLS.
While the Galaxy were deserving 1-0 MLS Cup winners, things may have been different had star midfielder Brad Davis been available to play for the Dynamo, writes Leander Schaerlaeckens.
Major League Soccer has announced a number of smart format changes for next season.
Sunday's title tilt between the star-studded Galaxy and the scrappy Dynamo will produce the league's second three-time champion of MLS Cup.
Dominic Kinnear -- who will try to win a record third MLS Cup on Sunday -- has managed to build, and rebuild the Dynamo into one of the league's most successful teams.
Houston's post-season experience proved too much for Sporting Kansas City in the Eastern Conference final, which the Dynamo won 2-0.
Possessing similar records and playing styles, Sporting Kansas City and the Houston Dynamo meet on Sunday for a place in the MLS Cup, writes Leander Schaerlaeckens.
The Eastern Conference semifinals feature last season's MLS Cup champions and two of the league's most improved teams in 2011, writes Leander Schaerlaeckens.
The Red Bulls, the 10th-best team in the MLS regular season, bounced the fourth-best team, FC Dallas, in the opening game of the playoffs. Here's what we learned.
What's harder than winning the MLS Cup? Winning it twice, of course, something only two teams have done in the league's history. Can the Rapids change that?
RSL's Jason Kreis has turned a tepid team into a consistent winner, set club records and won an MLS championship. So why does he still feel he needs to prove his critics wrong?
Thierry Henry has plenty of things on his mind these days -- winning the MLS Cup, turning the Red Bulls into a dynasty, and making the point that the league is not a retirement home.
We rank the Top 5 best moments in U.S. soccer in 2010.
As finales go, Sunday's MLS Cup final was an anti-climactic ending to what was an exciting 2010 MLS regular season and playoffs. Here's what MLS got wrong, writes Leander Schaerlaeckens.
MLS' proposed playoff format changes are a bad idea. And realigning the season's schedule is even worse, writes Leander Schaerlaeckens.
We investigate the MLS Cup beard-off, writes Leander Schaerlaeckens.