Category Archives: MLS Playoffs

Dynamo down Red Bulls on the road, advance to Conference finals

Thanks to another huge goal from substitute Omar Cummings, the Houston Dynamo shocked the New York Red Bulls at Red Bull Arena, winning, 2-1, after extra time to move on to the Eastern Conference finals. Continue reading »

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Sporting KC top Revs in overtime, book place in East final vs. Dynamo

By ALAN HAINKEL KANSAS CITY, Kansas — In an intense, physical affair, Sporting Kansas City overcame a one-goal deficit from the first leg of their conference semifinal with the New England Revolution to force extra time at Sporting Park. Claudio … Continue reading »

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SBI Reader Poll: Was Olave’s tackle a red card?

Jamison Olave’s red card dismissal was a lightning rod for criticism, with some agreeing with the decision while others called the tackle no more than a yellow card. What side do you stand on? Continue reading »

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Franklin blast gives Galaxy 1-0 edge over RSL

On a night when Robbie Keane was uncharacteristically off the mark, it took a Sean Franklin blast to help give the LA Galaxy a 1-0 victory over Real Salt Lake in the first leg of their MLS Western Conference semifinal series Continue reading »

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Dynamo use impressive comeback effort to draw ten-man Red Bulls

The Houston Dynamo came back from a two-goal deficit at halftime to tie the ten-man New York Red Bulls, 2-2. Jamison Olave was shown a straight red card in the second half. Continue reading »

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A closer look at the MLS Cup Playoffs

The 2013 MLS Cup playoff semifinals kick into full gear tonight and here is all the info you’ll need to get you read for the action. Continue reading »

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MLS Playoff Preview: LA Galaxy vs. Real Salt Lake

The Los Angeles Galaxy face Real Salt Lake in a battle of two Western Conference powerhouses who have managed to consistently win despite injuries and international absences to their star performers. Continue reading »

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MLS Playoff Preview: Red Bulls vs. Dynamo

The New York Red Bulls take the best record in the league into battle with the two-time defending MLS Cup finalists. Continue reading »

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MLS Playoff Preview: Sporting KC vs. Revolution

The New England Revolution prepare for their biggest challenge of the season with a 2-3 matchup with Sporting Kansas City. Continue reading »

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Dynamo rout Impact, set up rematch with Red Bulls

The Houston Dynamo routed the Montreal Impact, 3-0, on the back of two goals from Will Bruin. The Impact finished the match with eight players after being shown three second half red cards. Continue reading »

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Revolution Notes: Heaps talks Feilhaber move, impact it had on team’s youngsters, and more

Ahead of an Eastern Conference semifinals showdown with Sporting Kansas City, New England Revolution head coach Jay Heaps talked about trading Benny Feilhaber this past offseason, the Revs’ youth movement, and more. Continue reading »

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MLS Playoffs: Sounders vs. Rapids (Your Running Commentary)

The Seattle Sounders and Colorado Rapids open up the 2013 MLS Cup playoffs at CenturyLink Field, with the right to take on the Portland Timbers on the line. Continue reading »

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