MLS rankings: April 20

1 – 1. Sporting Kansas City (7-0-0 – 21 pts, 12 gf, 2 ga). This week: Beat Vancouver 3-1; Beat Real Salt Lake 1-0. KC looked uncharacteristically shaky once Vancouver scored in their 3-1 win Sunday, but still held on. Aurelien Collin might be the league’s most dangerous player on set plays. Up next: At … Continue reading MLS rankings: April 20

MLS rankings: April 10

1 – 1. Sporting Kansas City (5-0-0 – 15 pts, 8 gf, 1 ga). This week: Beat LA Galaxy 1-0. Kansas City escapes from their match with the Galaxy unscathed. Next up is Real Salt Lake, who at least based on form, look like their principal challenger so far. Up next: Real Salt Lake on … Continue reading MLS rankings: April 10

MLS rankings: April 4

This is a special “My sister’s birthday” edition of MLS rankings. Happy birthday Melani! There were a couple dramatic movers in the rankings – San Jose and New England both notched impressive wins, while the Galaxy continue to drop and face the No. 1 team this week. 1 – 1. Sporting Kansas City (4-0-0 – … Continue reading MLS rankings: April 4

Pictures of the Crews’ new jerseys

When you get into late-November, early-December, there are three things you can always depend on: Terrible covers of Christmas songs in department stores, endless news “stories” on shopping, and the next year’s horrifically ugly Columbus Crew jerseys. Well, you won’t be disappointed, folks, because the folks in Columbus (or at Adidas design headquarters, you choose) … Continue reading Pictures of the Crews’ new jerseys

MLS rankings: Week 21

By Jeremiah Paschke-Wood The Galaxy won the biggest game in the MLS this weekend, beating Dallas 3-1 to consolidate their spot at the top of the table. Colorado was the other big winner, beating Columbus impressively to continue their recent good run of form. At the bottom of the table, Vancouver won the clash of … Continue reading MLS rankings: Week 21

MLS rankings: Week 17

By Jeremiah Paschke-Wood All times Pacific; first number is current ranking, second is previous ranking. I trust you can figure out the rest… 1 – 3. Real Salt Lake won 1-0 at home against FC Dallas. RSL shut down high flying Dallas and won thanks to a somewhat lucky goal. They seem to be approaching … Continue reading MLS rankings: Week 17