Category Archives: MLS Playoffs

Complete MLS Cup playoffs schedule released

Here’s a closer look at the 2013 MLS Cup playoff schedule and the times and matches we will see. Continue reading »

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Report: MLS considering changing playoff schedule on eve of first game

On the eve of the start of the playoffs, MLS is reportedly considering changing its current postseason format so as to have a more regular schedule for teams. Continue reading »

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PRO announces initial MLS playoff assignments

Photo by ISIphotos.com By FRANCO PANIZO The schedule for the first two rounds of the MLS playoffs is largely complete, and so too are the referee assignments. Professional Referee Organization (PRO) released on Tuesday the list of the officiating crews … Continue reading »

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SiriusXM to carry live coverage of MLS playoffs

Soccer fans will be able to catch the MLS playoffs on more than just the TV, as MLS has announced that SiriusXM will have coverage of all its postseason games this year. Continue reading »

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A closer look at the final week’s Supporters Shield and playoffs scenarios

The New York Red Bulls are on the verge of winning the Supporters Shield title for the first time ever but Sporting Kansas City, the Portland Timbers, and Real Salt Lake are snapping on their heels. Continue reading »

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Galaxy withstand Sounders rally to clinch MLS Cup berth

The Seattle Sounders nearly pulled off an impressive comeback, but a controversial penalty call stopped the momentum and helped the LA Galaxy secure their place in the MLS Cup Final. Continue reading »

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MLS Playoffs: Sounders vs. Galaxy (Match Night Commentary)

The LA Galaxy head into tonight’s Western Conference Finals second leg holding a three-goal lead, knowing that a solid showing would book their return to MLS Cup, for a potential rematch with the Houston Dynamo. Join SBI as we run a Match Night Commentary covering all the action. Continue reading »

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Dynamo advance to 2012 MLS Cup after eliminating D.C. United

The Houston Dynamo are headed back to the MLS Cup final, as they defeated DC United 4-2 on aggregates. Houston took care of business on Sunday at RFK Stadium against an injury-plagued DC United. Continue reading »

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MLS Playoffs: D.C. United vs. Dynamo (Match Day Commentary)

A sold-out crowd at RFK Stadium will watch D.C. United try to erase a two-goal deficit in their Eastern Conference final series against the Houston Dynamo. Join SBI for our Match Day Commentary on the match. Continue reading »

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Sounders ready for a monumental task against injury-hit Galaxy

The Seattle Sounders face a three-goal deficit heading into the second leg of their Western Conference finals series vs. the Los Angeles Galaxy, but injuries to the Galaxy could help Seattle in their quest to pull off the improbable comeback. Continue reading »

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MLS Ticker: PRO admits blown call, Quakes sign pair to new deals, and more

The general manager of the Professional Referees Organization, the governing body that oversees referees and assistants in North American pro soccer, admitted that referee Ricardo Salazar erred in not issuing a caution on a takedown of D.C. United’s Raphael Augusto late in the first half of the first-leg playoff match against the Houston Dynamo last weekend. Continue reading »

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Tough task awaits D.C. United on Sunday

D.C. United face a steep climb on Sunday as they look to erase a two-goal deficit vs. Houston in the East finals. We take a closer look at what D.C. United will need to do to complete the comeback. Continue reading »

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