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MLS Week 4 Preview, Picks and Predictions

MLS Week 4 Preview, Picks and Predictions

Except Vancouver Whitecaps, hosting teams are expected to have very good 4th weekend. Eight teams will be looking for their first wins of the 2014 campaign, when 7 clubs will attempt to keep their undefeated status. Every team got full week of rest, so we should see some fresh guys out there, and hope to see good soccer. Read More »

MLS Alphabet Week 3

MLS Alphabet Week 3

Coach Jurgen Klinsmann getting vocal about DISCO calls, Michael Bradley tackles a referee. Which MLS team is attacking in with the new “Costco” style? Is Julian Green our next Landon? What happened to Montreal and why is there no “Impact”? Negative Impact? Why Toluca taped SJ Quakes practice and the heartbreaker of the year - all and more in the MLS Alphabet Week 3. Read More »

MLS Week 3 Preview, Picks and Predictions

MLS Week 3 Preview, Picks and Predictions

After brutal reality check with 3-12 record in week 2, time to recover some losses in week 3. At Rio Tinto, Real hosting Galaxy, and Impact home opener vs Sounders will get most of the attention, but there is plenty of interesting matches across the board. Toronto FC, FC Dallas, and Impact all three are my heavy favorites to win their games, but I also like Revolution and Fire, and draws in Kansas City and Colorado. Read More »

MLS Alphabet Week 2

MLS Alphabet Week 2

Jermaine Defoe and TFC were the dominating factor s in week 2 of my MLS Alphabet, but we also had two different, former Barcelona players scoring on the same day in MLS. Clint Dempsey talks about pushing and others talk about game planning. Which former MLS player got more attention than Putin in Europe? Why and how was Uli Hoeness sentenced for tax evasion, and what does that have to do with the MLS? What motivates a Honduran defender to score for the Earthquakes? All answers in this week 2 edition of MLS Alphabet. Read More »

MLS Week 2 – Preview, Picks and Predictions

MLS Week 2 – Preview, Picks and Predictions

After breaking even in the first week of the season in my MLS Predictions, with little more ideas and confidence I selected my picks for week 2. Time to move on to week 2, where we have several interesting matches, with long waited one in Seattle vs remodeled version of Toronto FC as game of the weekend. Four teams are my heavy favorites to win this weekend, but we also should see plenty of goals on other venues. Read More »

MLS Alphabet Week 1

MLS Alphabet Week 1

MLS season is back, so is MLS Alphabet, and already in the Week 1 we had some cracking goals, many delightful debuts, and some memorable moments. What Pope Francis has to do with Portland Timbers? How Bobby Burling paid back for trading him out from San Jose. In Week 1 last name Fernandez = goals, means big goals. Despite having amazing fan base, and their class act United came up with another poor start of the season, Red Bulls on their knees in Vancouver. Western clubs dominated kickoff weekend, earned 16 points, Eastern Conference teams got only 7. Survival kit for locked out PRO referees provided by ..their kids Read More »

MLS Week 1 / 2014 Preview, Picks and Predictions

MLS Week 1 / 2014 Preview, Picks and Predictions

Major League Soccer's 19th season started last weekend with 8 matches, and after lucky Sounders victory we started with perfect "Double Play", Saturday evening west coast games in Portland and LA, ruined our stats. Galaxy had enough chances to win 3-1, but somehow they lost 0-1, plus Union put together very good game in Portland. After terrible defending by Chicago Fire on Sunday, finished even 7-7 the first week of the season in my MLS Predictions. Read More »

MLS Photo Contest – Name Players and Win Game Tickets

MLS Photo Contest – Name Players and Win Game Tickets

MLS Photo Contest - Name Players and Win Game Tickets How many players can you name on this picture? This is not easy even for San Jose Earthquakes and Los Angeles Galaxy fans, but everyone is welcome to participate. The best, and the most accurate description of this photo wins pair of tickets to one single Major League Soccer regular season match of your choice, excluding MLS-All Star game. Read More »

2013 MLS Playoffs Schedule and Tickets Info

2013 MLS Playoffs Schedule and Tickets Info

2013 MLS Playoffs Schedule, and the road to the 2013 MLS Cup Final. Winners of the both Wild Card matches will face top teams is regular season standings in semifinals of respective conferences. The Conference Semifinals will be decided by a two-game, aggregate-goal format. Winners of two-game conferences will meet in the Conference Championships, where winner will be decided by a two-game, aggregate-goal format. Conference Champions will advance to MLS Cup Final, which will be hosted by the finalist that finished the regular season with the most points in the standings Read More »

MLS Week 35 Preview, Picks and Predictions

MLS Week 35 Preview, Picks and Predictions

Just as predicted in my "Double Play" on Wednesday night Real Salt Lake defeated Chivas USA 2-1 to start on positive note, 35th week of my MLS Predictions, the last week of regular season. The Timbers and Dynamo, are my only favorites to win their games this weekend. In other games I made predictions but mostly over / under, or picked winner with low confidence. Read More »

MLS Week 34 Preview, Picks and Predictions

MLS Week 34 Preview, Picks and Predictions

On Wednesday night MLS Cup Champions Galaxy reserves beat Montreal Impact 1-0, and yesterday Sporting 1-0 win over United made strong 3-0 start into 34th week of my MLS Predictions. Chicago Fire and Galaxy are heavy favorites to win their matches this weekend. Although I’m Earthquakes fan, I like the Galaxy as favorite in California Clasico. Read More »

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