Goal staff members have provided their predictions for the MLS conference semifinal first legs Sunday.
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Saturday, October 31, 2015
Vancouver expects a difficult contest versus the Timbers, despite Portland coming off an emotional penalty-shootout win over Sporting Kansas City on Thursday.
Four first legs, one big day of soccer. Goal lays out Sunday's MLS matchups.
Friday, October 30, 2015
Goal's Thomas Floyd and Jon Arnold review each of the MLS knockout round matches and take a look at the conference semifinals in the first edition of Goal's MLS Playoffs Podcast...
The New York Red Bulls face off against familiar foe D.C. United while Pacific Northwest rivals Portland Timbers and Vancouver Whitecaps collide.
The D.C. United defender has gotten a one-game ban for an incident in the knockout round with Juan Agudelo.
The United States international took to Instagram on Friday, thanking teammates and fans for his time with the franchise.
The Portland Timbers advanced to the Western Conference semifinals with a 7-6 shootout win over Kansas City, following a 2-2 draw.
Goal takes a look back at the best moment from MLS' knockout round ...
Adam Kwarasey converted the go-ahead penalty, then denied opposite number Jon Kempin as the Portland Timbers ousted Sporting KC in an 11-round shootout.
Adam Kwarasey was the hero for the Portland Timbers in a match that will go down as one of the most memorable in MLS history.
After spending much of the season on the sidelines, the veteran has returned to being an integral part of the Montreal Impact midfield.
Thursday, October 29, 2015
A shell-shocked TFC was left searching for answers following a 3-0 knockout round exit at the hands of the Montreal Impact.
The MLS commissioner says the New England Revolution midfielder will miss time but also said the league is working to improve officiating.
The Impact ended TFC's season with a comprehensive victory at Stade Saputo.
A nightmare first half by TFC led to a rout by the Impact on a chilly night in Montreal.
A disappointing expansion season has New York City FC considering its coaching options, and sources tell Goal USA that the MLS club is in talks with the former England coach.
The Seattle side sending the reigning champion home packing is a major step in the right direction, writes Ives Galarcep.
There will be no repeat MLS Cup champion after the LA Galaxy fell to the Seattle Sounders in the knockout round.
The referee once again found himself in the middle of controversy as New England was knocked out of the MLS postseason, writes Seth Vertelney.