The game in 100 words (or less): The Portland Timbers are headed to their first MLS Cup in club history after defeating FC Dallas, 5-3 on aggregate, in the Western Conference finals (2-2 draw in the second leg). 395 more words
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The game in 100 words (or less): The ways in which Bruce Arena (successfully) manipulates his own lineups and that of his opponents are staggering. For instance, playing just two days after their mid-week tussle with Real Salt Lake, the LA Galaxy started Gyasi Zardes alone up top against FC Dallas on Saturday night. 401 more words
A dream debut for Octavio Rivero has been recognized by North American soccer fans.
The Whitecaps’ key winter signing scored three goals in his first three games and has shown himself to be more than just a goal scorer, with work off the ball Vancouver soccer fans and media have repeatedly singled out. 36 more words