Category Archives: MLS Playoffs

MLS Cup Preview: Sporting KC treating final as just another game

Sporting Kansas City will host the MLS Cup for the first time, but even so, they’re trying to treat the final game of the season as if it were any other match. Continue reading »

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The SBI Show: Episode 93 (Recapping the MLS conference finals, and more)

Episode 93 of The SBI Show takes a look back at both MLS Conference finals of the past weekend, which helped Sporting Kansas City and Real Salt Lake qualify for the 2013 MLS Cup Final. Continue reading »

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RSL advances to MLS Cup Final after dispatching Timbers

With a strong and resolute defense and midfield, Real Salt Lake earned a place in the MLS Cup final after dispatching the Portland Timbers, 1-0 on the night, and 5-2 on aggregate. Continue reading »

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Timbers vs. RSL: SBI Live Match Commentary

The Portland Timbers face Real Salt Lake in the second leg of their MLS WEstern Conference Final series at Jeld-Wen Field tonight Continue reading »

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Dwyer and Sapong lead Sporting KC past Dynamo to advance to MLS Cup final

Goals from Dom Dwyer and C.J. Sapong helped Sporting Kansas City overcome an early deficit to defeat the Houston Dynamo and advance to the MLS Cup final for the first time since 2004. Continue reading »

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PRO releases referee assignments for Conference Finals second legs

Photo by Patricia Giobetti/ISIphotos.com By FRANCO PANIZO The referee assignments for the upcoming Conference finals matches are in. Professional Referee Organization (PRO) announced on Thursday the officiating crews for next weekend’s decisive legs in the Eastern and Western Conferences finals.┬áThe … Continue reading »

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The SBI Show: Episode 88 (Talking MLS playoffs, the USMNT, and more)

Episode 88 of The SBI Show takes a look back at the weekend’s MLS playoff action, as well as how Americans Abroad fared over the weekend. Continue reading »

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RSL roll in first leg but late goal gives Timbers hope

Javier Morales delivered a goal and two assists to guide Real Salt Lake to an emphatic 4-2 first-leg victory against Portland in their Western Conference Final series opener. Continue reading »

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