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Extratime: Concacaf Champions League predictions, team-by-team capsules and scouting reports

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Concacaf Champions League is here, and Extratime has your comprehensive #CCLfever guide to the most masochistic tournament in the region, if you’re an MLS fan that is.

Bring on the pain with team-by-team previews, Liga MX scouting reports from Goal.com’s Jon Arnold, some expert analysis by Sounders assistant coach Gonzalo Pineda and walks down memory lane — #MLS4RSL, Cameron Porter and the Impact, Toronto FC’s giant-killing disappointment – to honor/mourn some of the tournament’s biggest moments. Finally, fever-induced predictions!

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Time Segment
3:45 First (gulp) MLS’s checkered history in the Concacaf Champions League
6:32 What makes #CCLfever so special? Why should you go all-in?
15:46 Cameron Porter’s goal, Frank Klopas’ thrusts, Montreal’s epic final run
18:49 How does the bracket shake out? Which MLS team has the easiest path?
22:39 INTERVIEW: Liga MX scouting reports with Goal.com’s Jon Arnold
40:27 Toronto FC beat Tigres then Club America … then couldn’t make history
46:12 INTERVIEW: Sounders’ assistant Gonzalo Pineda on CCL past and present
53:27 #MLS4RSL: A historic first MLS run (that came just short) of the modern era
56:07 Team-by-team capsules: How much to they care? … Why they’ll win … Seed the doubt
1:18:27 OK, so is this actually the year? CCL predictions!



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