Sydney Leroux and Dom Dwyer family Halloween costume, 2017

As the Audi 2017 MLS Cup Playoffs rage on -- Columbus Crew SC host NYCFC tonight (8 pm ET, ESPN and ESPN Deportes in US | TSN and TVAS in Canada) -- let's take a break and enjoy some celebrations of the other thing happening today, Halloween. 

Fan Costumes

Here are a couple fans in MLS-themed gear... This gentleman dressed up as Mike Petke's most famous post-match press conference:

October 31, 2017

This family, meanwhile, went for a Cascadia theme.

Pups in costume are always good.

So are small children dressed like Timbers mascot Timber Joey.

And a toddler rocking his best Stefan Frei look. 

Inanimate objects work too!

Guess who?

Player/Coach Costumes

Let's all weep softly at the continuing cute of one of American soccer's best power families.

Here are some more costumes from guys around the league....

Other Assorted Fun Distractions

Real Salt Lake x Stranger Things:

New England Revolution rookie Josh Smith grew up in Germany, where his father was stationed in the military, and was previously unfamiliar with jack-o-lanterns -- so the Revs took him to carve his first one.

October 27, 2017

Here's a spooky last-minute costume idea from FC Dallas...