Category Archives: MLS Spotlight

MLS Spotlight: Six years after first impressing Vermes, Bieler shining for Sporting KC

Six years ago Peter Vermes got his first good look at Claudio Bieler, and he knew then that there was something special about the forward. Six years later, Bieler is starring for Vermes’ Sporting Kansas City. Continue reading »

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MLS Spotlight: Rapids goalkeeper Irwin took road less traveled to MLS

After two rejection-filled years on the minor league soccer circuit, Clint Irwin has seized his opportunity to start between the posts for the Colorado Rapids. Continue reading »

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Teammates on 2004 MLS Cup-winning D.C. United, Olsen, Petke and Nelsen take winding paths to coaching ranks

Nine years after winning an MLS Cup with D.C. United, Ben Olsen, Mike Petke and Ryan Nelsen have been reunited in the MLS coaching fraternity. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS Spotlight, MLS- D.C. United, MLS- New York Red Bulls, MLS- Toronto FC, Uncategorized | 17 Comments

MLS Spotlight: Schuler ready to shine for RSL

After three years biding his time for Real Salt Lake, centerback Chris Schuler is being leaned on as an everyday starter to kick of 2013. Continue reading »

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SBI MLS Spotlight: Agudelo carrying more responsibility as one of Chivas USA’s few holdovers

Juan Agudelo enters the 2013 season with new-look Chivas USA needing to meet the big expectations that have been placed on him. Continue reading »

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MLS Draft Spotlight: VCU’s Johnson sets high bar for success

Coming from humble beginnings on the Jamaican countryside, Jason Johnson has emerged as a can’t-miss prospect ahead of the MLS SuperDraft. Continue reading »

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