Rumbo a los Playoffs de la MLS: Vancouver Whitecaps y Portland Timbers pelean por último cupo a la Liguilla
Un trofeo, un cupo a los Playoffs y evitar el partido de eliminación directa son algunos de los elementos que se juegan en la jornada final de la temporada regular de la MLS 2014.
Vancouver Whitecaps aim for 3 points on Saturday, regardless of FCD-Timbers result: "We need to win"
VANCOUVER, B.C. – As the battle for the fifth and final playoff place in the Western Conference goes down to the wire, the different permutations that the Vancouver Whitecaps may face on Saturday are threefold. A victory, a draw and even a loss may all be good enough to send the Whitecaps to the postseason.
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They've still got a gane left on the regular-season calendar, but with the No. 2 seed in the Eastern Conference locked up, the New England Revolution know they will host their first home playoff game – the second leg of the Eastern Conference semifinals against the East's No. 3 seed – on Sunday, Nov. 9 at 5 pm ET at Gillette Stadium (pictured).
SANDY, Utah – For the past couple of weeks, Real Salt Lake players and coaches have been stressing the importance of maintaining their third-place position in the Western Conference.
Now that they've slipped a point behind FC Dallas into fourth place after their scoreless draw Friday with the Portland Timbers, that tune has changed.
Week 31 saw five teams clinch playoff berths in addition to the three that had already booked their ticket to the postseason. And after Toronto FC failed to defeat Montreal on Saturday afternoon, only one spot remains up for grabs after the Columbus Crew booked their place without taking the field.
Rumbo a los Playoffs de la MLS: Columbus Crew avanza sin jugar; Vancouver y Portland siguen en la lucha
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The New York Red Bulls were not kidding this weekend when they said they wanted more than just any playoffs spot.
The Red Bulls clinched a postseason berth for the fifth consecutive season on Sunday thanks to rivals D.C. United’s 3-1 win over the Houston Dynamo, and now need only worry about where they finish among the Eastern Conference’s top five clubs.