MLS Playoff Race: Sept. 25

Already In East — none; West — San Jose, LA Galaxy, Real Salt Lake Just a Formality East — Sporting Kansas City; Chicago; West — Seattle In Control of Their Own Destiny East — DC United; New York, Houston; West — Vancouver Still Got A Shot East — Columbus; West — Dallas Not Mathematically Eliminated, … Continue reading MLS Playoff Race: Sept. 25

MLS Playoffs: Seattle Sounders 2, Real Salt Lake 0 (Real Salt Lake wins 3-2 on aggregate)

Goals: Osvaldo Alonso (1), Lamar Neagle (1) Seattle takes 26 shots against Real Salt Lake, but fail to find the breakthrough until the second half and eventually run out of steam. It wasn’t a terrible performance from the Sounders, but they were a bit wasteful in the first half, and Real Salt Lake was always … Continue reading MLS Playoffs: Seattle Sounders 2, Real Salt Lake 0 (Real Salt Lake wins 3-2 on aggregate)

MLS Playoffs: Sporting Kansas City 2, Colorado Rapids 0 (KC wins 4-0 aggregate)

Goals: Aurelien Collin (1), CJ Sapong (1) Kansas City becomes the first team to advance to the “conference semifinals” with a fairly easy win at home against Colorado. The Rapids were always going to be up against it having lost 2-0 at home to Kansas City and dealing with a ton of injuries, but they … Continue reading MLS Playoffs: Sporting Kansas City 2, Colorado Rapids 0 (KC wins 4-0 aggregate)