The Seattle Sounders boast the best record in Major League Soccer, but they still won't be considered heavy favorites against a tough Union side.
Major League Soccer
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
The FC Dallas striker scored a pair of impressive goals in his side's 2-1 win over Vancouver.
Monday, September 15, 2014
With a win over the Philadelphia Union, Seattle will grab its fourth Open Cup title in six years.
Marco Bustos and Kianz Froese join Vancouver's growing ranks of players signed to first-team contracts after having spent considerable time in the club's youth program.
The former No. 1 overall pick has found a rhythm playing on the left flank as the Philadelphia Union aim for their first trophy.
The American internationals are the top-rated players in MLS on EA Sports' latest soccer offering.
The Philadelphia Union keep thriving under interim head coach Jim Curtin, but his fate could come down to Tuesday's U.S. Open Cup final.
Sunday, September 14, 2014
Robbie Keane missed another penalty kick on Sunday afternoon, as the Galaxy could only draw 1-1 at San Jose.
Gilberto's 90th-minute strike would have given Toronto its first win in over a month had it been upheld.
The Revs are the first and so far, only team with two separate five-game winning streaks this season
Saturday, September 13, 2014
Sebastien Le Toux came off the bench to snatch a point with a stoppage-time penalty.
Club executive Tim Leiweke says, "If you don't want to be here, get the hell out of our way."
The injury-plagued defensive midfielder scored his third goal in two games as Seattle defeated Real Salt Lake in a thriller.
The English forward passed the mark of 18 set by Preki in 1996.
Friday, September 12, 2014
Your columnist travels far away, back to a familiar place, to see Seattle go for its fourth U.S. Open Cup title.
Chivas USA midfielder Erik Avila has been close to moves to Liga MX before, but now sources tell Goal USA Avila has been sold to Santos Laguna.
The Seattle Sounders battle Real Salt Lake in the Supporters' Shield race, while the Philadelphia Union and New York Red Bulls fight for playoff positioning.
Thursday, September 11, 2014
The reigning MLS MVP was forced to end his season early in order to undergo hip surgery.
The 56-year-old, who was recently declared cancer-free, inked a new contract in January that will keep him in charge of MLS until the end of 2018.
The Eastern Conference's top team went down against its biggest rival following Fabian Espindola's first-half ejection.