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MLS previews

  1. MLS weekend preview: Sounders meet Galaxy again, Caps and Timbers jostle for playoff spot

    Oct 24, 2014, 12:17 AM EDT

    Thierry Henry

    Previewing the last weekend of full-tilt MLS competition.

  2. MLS weekend preview: Playoff race heated up

    Oct 16, 2014, 11:00 PM EDT

    Sporting Kansas City v Chivas USA

    Previews of MLS matches this weekend–so close to playoff time.

  3. MLS Week 12 preview: First place on the line for New England, DC

    May 23, 2014, 10:35 PM EDT


    New England faces possibly its biggest test yet in a DC United squad playing unlike any of the past few years.

  4. MLS Preview: Seattle Sounders vs. Toronto FC

    Mar 14, 2014, 1:31 PM EDT

    With Jermain Defoe and Michael Bradley on board, Toronto's clash with Dempsey and Seattle will be a stunner on Saturday.

    USMNT stars Clint Dempsey and Michael Bradley are set to face off on Saturday, when Toronto open their MLS season at CenturyLink Field.

  5. 2014 Season Preview: Welcome to the last year of MLS 2.0

    Mar 7, 2014, 4:00 PM EDT

    Toronto FC Introduce Jermain Defoe

    Major League Soccer starts it’s big leap next season. In 2014, the league will enjoy the end of an era.

  6. MLS Preview: Seattle Sounders vs. Sporting Kansas City

    Mar 7, 2014, 1:15 PM EDT

    Graham Zusi Matt Besler

    Can Kansas City start their defense of the MLS Cup off on the right foot, grabbing a win at Seattle?

  7. MLS Season Preview: Seattle Sounders

    Mar 3, 2014, 3:30 PM EDT

    Eddie Johnson

    Despite once again making the playoffs, 2013 was a forgettable campaign for the Seattle Sounders.

  8. MLS Season Preview: New England Revolution

    Mar 3, 2014, 10:38 AM EDT

    Revs 2

    Heaps’ free-flowing offense is nicely complemented by a robust defense and team spirit that thrives on passionate play.

  9. MLS Preview: Colorado Rapids

    Mar 2, 2014, 3:00 PM EDT

    Colorado Rapids logo

    Talent won’t be a problem for Colorado. Stability might.

  10. MLS Season Preview: Houston Dynamo

    Mar 2, 2014, 12:00 PM EDT

    Houston Dynamo

    In 2013, Houston came up one-step short of a third-straight MLS Cup. In 2014, Dominic Kinnear has a team capable of reaching another final.

  11. MLS Season Preview: Philadelphia Union

    Feb 27, 2014, 3:00 PM EDT


    Despite two straight years outside of the playoffs, the Philadelphia Union are building something special.

  12. MLS Season Preview: FC Dallas

    Feb 27, 2014, 12:00 PM EDT


    Can Oscar Pareja return FC Dallas to the playoffs?

  13. MLS Season Preview: Columbus Crew

    Feb 26, 2014, 3:00 PM EDT


    Lot of questions here that extend beyond the Crew’s new manager.

  14. MLS Season Preview: Toronto FC

    Feb 26, 2014, 12:00 PM EDT

    Toronto FC logo

    CN Tower beware, because the sky is the limit for Toronto FC once their star-studded lineup finds its form.

  15. MLS Preview: Toronto FC vs. Montreal Impact

    Oct 25, 2013, 7:39 PM EDT

    Marco Di Vaio, Patrice Bernier,

    Montreal has a glorious opportunity to put their dismal late-season form completely behind them and start anew in the playoffs – but only a win will assure they can continue playing.

  16. MLS Preview: Chivas USA vs. Portland Timbers

    Oct 25, 2013, 4:42 PM EDT

    Portland Timbers Vs. Real St. Lake with playoff poistioning on line

    The Timbers have an outside shot at the Supporters’ Shield while Chivas just want to make it to the offseason with a few more points.

  17. MLS Preview: Colorado Rapids vs. Vancouver Whitecaps

    Oct 18, 2013, 9:26 PM EDT

    Soccer Rapids Red Bulls

    With two matches remaining, it’s lose and go home for Vancouver. Will they rise to the occasion against a side that hasn’t lost at home since June?

  18. MLS Preview: Montreal Impact vs. Philadelphia Union

    Oct 18, 2013, 8:11 PM EDT

    Raymon Gaddis, Antoine Hoppenot

    Can the Philadelphia Union leapfrog Montreal and into the MLS playoffs? Only two matches to go means things get really fun!

  19. MLS Preview: Colorado Rapids at San Jose Earthquakes

    Oct 8, 2013, 9:31 PM EDT

    Deshorn Brown, Dillon Powers

    Fifth versus sixth in the West means playoff stakes in Santa Clara.

  20. MLS Preview: Sporting Kansas City at Houston Dynamo

    Oct 8, 2013, 6:09 PM EDT

    Will Bruin 3

    Houston’s climbed back to third, while Sporting hold on to Supporters’ Shield ambitions.

  21. MLS Preview: Columbus Crew vs. Sporting KC

    Oct 4, 2013, 8:02 PM EDT

    Federico Higuain, Chris Korb

    Can Federico Higuain keep Columbus hot? Or will Kansas City bounce back and all but lock down their playoff spot?

  22. MLS Preview: New York Red Bulls vs. New England Revolution

    Oct 4, 2013, 6:17 PM EDT

    Dax McCarty

    New York can clinch a playoff spot. New England are just trying to stay alive. Can the Revolution get a result to keep their playoff hopes alive?

  23. MLS Preview: D.C. United vs. Chicago Fire

    Oct 3, 2013, 3:55 PM EDT

    Precious few TV viewers watched D.C. United lift its third Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup trophy Tuesday night in Sandy, Utah.

    Coming off their U.S. Open Cup win on Tuesday, D.C. United hosts the Chicago Fire on Friday on NBCSN.

  24. MLS Preview: Chicago Fire vs. Montreal Impact

    Sep 27, 2013, 6:09 PM EDT

    Andrea Pisanu, Sean Johnson,

    On a mini-slide, Montreal look to turn their fortunes around against a Soumare-less Chicago Fire squad.

  25. MLS Preview: New England Revolution vs. Houston Dynamo

    Sep 27, 2013, 4:25 PM EDT

    SOC - Dynamo vs Columbus

    Will Houston continue their hot streak? Or can New England back up their earlier upset at BBVA Compass Stadium with their playoff position dangling by a thread?

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