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10 May 5:49 pm

You've probably noticed that the Portland Timbers are pretty tough to beat. They're one of only two teams in the league with just a single loss, and it's not because they're bunkering.

On the contrary, they'll holding the ball higher up the pitch, and defending from the front better than anyone in the leauge:

Opta Spotlight: Ryan Nelsen calls Toronto FC "soft," but is that what's behind their late-game collapses?

Nelsen labels TFC "soft," but is that behind their late-game collapses?
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08 May 4:00 pm

It took two games for Roy Miller to become a punchline this season, but since his return to the lineup in mid-April, the New York Red Bulls have gone 4-1-0. Here's a chart that should give you some idea as to why:

16 April 12:14 pm

Choisissez trois joueurs de MLS autour desquels vous bâtiriez votre nouvelle équipe : la question lancée par Frédéric Lord a inspiré l’équipe, à nouveau renforcée par Olivier Brett, pour la thématique de l’émission Coup Franc de cette semaine (à écouter ici).

Castrol Index Weekly Top 20: Donovan Ricketts rises to the top for Portland Timbers

Castrol Index: Ricketts rises to the top for Timbers
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Central Winger: Deconstructing Mexico vs. USMNT World Cup qualifier

Central Winger: Deconstructing Mexico vs. USA at Azteca
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Some games, like the recent United States vs. Mexico World Cup qualifier at Estadio Azteca, are so tense that even long-time fans have a hard time grasping the game objectively. 

While spectacles like USA vs. Mexico are more than a simple match, on paper, it is still a game. And with the help of MLSsoccer.com's Opta Chalkboard, we can step back and strip away the emotion and fanfare to grasp the important aspects of this crucial Hexagonal match.

02 April 12:05 pm

L’émission Coup Franc de cette semaine (à écouter ici) est consacrée dans sa quasi-intégralité au Sporting Kansas City. Olivier Tremblay était au Sporting Park le week-end dernier et nous recevons Christian Schaekels, de Vision du Jeu, pour peaufiner l’analyse.

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