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  1. El Tri player grades: New Zealand 2, Mexico 4

    Tom Marshall

    At times, Wednesday morning's World Cup playoff second leg in Wellington resembled a schoolyard kick-about, but El Tri's fans, players and federation won't care one little bit: Mexico is going to Brazil. How much we can read into a game in which ...

    Blog | November 20, 2013
  2. Three Things: Sweden vs. Portugal

    James Tyler

    Here are three thoughts from Portugal's thrilling 3-2 (4-2 aggregate) playoff win over Sweden: 1. 11 vs. 11 becomes a game of one-on-one Ever since the draw was made, the focus was relentless: Sweden's enfant terrible/human highlight reel again...

    Blog | November 19, 2013
  3. MLS playoff scenarios, predictions heading into final weekend

    Jason Davis

    One weekend to go, several things to sort out. The MLS season concludes with one more burst of games this weekend, and while a full six teams are guaranteed playoff soccer, much remains unresolved. In the Western Conference, all but one playoff s...

    Blog | October 25, 2013
  4. Revs expect a fight from Dynamo

    Brian O'Connell

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- It wouldn't be a stretch to call Saturday's Revolution game against the Houston Dynamo the biggest one the club has played in nearly half a decade. Four autumns removed from their previous postseason appearance, the Revoluti...

    Blog | September 27, 2013
  5. MLS -- Chris Wondolowski chases a record for the ages -- Jeff Ca...

    Jeff Carlisle

    Chris Wondolowski is chasing a record for the ages -- Roy Lassiter's 27 goals in an MLS regular season. It's one of many interesting stories to follow in the second half of the season, writes Jeff Carlisle.

    Story | Conversation | July 26, 2012
  6. JC: Nos. 1 and 2 lose openers

    Scott French

    Cerritos College was No. 1 in the nation. Santa Barbara City was No. 2 in the seeds. Both are gone just one game into the state community college playoffs. No. 16 seed Orange Coast (13-4-4), from Costa Mesa, stunned top-seeded Cerritos (20-2-0), w...

    Blog | November 20, 2011
  7. National pride

    Colin McCullough

    Such is the strength of the Spurs squad that the international break didn't provide much of a break for quite a few of them. Modric and Corluka were involved in one of the more significant games, namely Croatia's Euro 2012 playoff against Turkey. Alt...

    Blog | November 15, 2011
  8. L.A. Galaxy take another step toward title -- Jeff Carlisle

    Jeff Carlisle

    The Galaxy beat New York 2-1 on Thursday to claim a 3-1 aggregate triumph in their Western Conference semifinal series. Next up is the conference final against RSL, writes Jeff Carlisle.

    Story | Conversation | November 04, 2011
  9. GALAXY: Shield? Nah, it's a new season

    Scott French

    HOBOKEN, N.J. -- The Galaxy won 19 games, amassed 67 points -- just one off Major League Soccer's record -- and claimed the Supporters' Shield, as the league's best regular-season team, for the second year in a row. As they head into their playoff o...

    Blog | October 29, 2011
  10. RBNY Notes: Henry concentrating on good momentum for MLS Playoffs...

    Matthew Artus

    The MLS Playoff picture is often murky, with both conferences vying for the same playoff spots while clubs kick off with different totals of games played. In one week, the Red Bulls' postseason chances look long. The next, they're back in the driver'...

    Blog | September 30, 2011
  11. CHIVAS USA: D.C. matchups are the biggest

    Scott French

    CARSON -- Chivas USA has seven games left to prove they belong in the postseason. All seven are pivotal -- the Goats are just one point outside the bubble, and the stretch drive to the Major League Soccer season is going to get heated. Saturday nigh...

    Blog | September 09, 2011
  12. CHIVAS USA: Postseason won't come easy

    Scott French

    CARSON -- Chivas USA's playoff aspirations seem to be going nowhere at the moment, with only one win in the last six games (just three in the last 14) and back-to-back 1-0 losses to Portland and Real Salt Lake -- games in which perhaps more was deser...

    Blog | August 28, 2011
  13. WPS playoffs -- Five things to know about the WPS super semi

    Joanne C. Gerstner

    The WPS playoffs are only one game away from the final, with magicJack and the Independence squaring off Saturday in the super semifinal.

    Story | Conversation | August 19, 2011
  14. Soccer: U.S. women's team passes tough test

    The U.S. women's national team qualifed for the World Cup with a win its second win over Italy, writes Jacqueline Purdy.

    Blog | Conversation | November 27, 2010
  15. Soccer: Don Garber wants to restructure the MLS playoffs

    Leander Schaerlaeckens

    MLS' proposed playoff format changes are a bad idea. And realigning the season's schedule is even worse, writes Leander Schaerlaeckens.

    Blog | Conversation | November 21, 2010
  16. FC Dallas visits RSL, can advance with tie news services

    In its first two postseason appearances, Real Salt Lake gave itself a one-goal cushion with a playoff-opening home win. RSL doesn't have that going for it in 2010. Needing to overcome a one-goal deficit in the finale of this two-game aggregate goa...

    Blog | November 06, 2010