Group F looked to be the group of death when the teams were drawn into it. The likes of Portland and LAFC coupled with the scrappy Houston and LA Galaxy sides made this group very intriguing. Who made it out of the group and who will be going home? Portland Timbers: 7 Points Portland was […]Read more "Reviewing Group F of the MLS is Back Tournament"
Group D showed four teams who were competitive with one-another. In the end this team produced three teams to make it to the knockout rounds of the MLS is Back Tournament. Who are those three teams, and who missed their chance to advance? Sporting Kansas City: 6 Points Sporting Kansas City ended up winning Group […]Read more "Reviewing Group D of the MLS is Back Tournament"
Group B was one of the more interesting groups in the MLS is Back Tournament. Changes were made that saw eastern conference team Chicago Fire FC added to to the western conference group. After all of the shuffling, Seattle and San Jose had played a match, while Chicago and Vancouver had not. This meant that […]Read more "Reviewing Group B of the MLS is Back Tournament"
Group E had some top talent from the eastern conference. While the anticipation ramped up and the matches were played it was clear some teams were ready for this competition and others were not. Who made it out of the group and who are on their way home? Columbus Crew SC: 9 Points Columbus Crew […]Read more "Reviewing Group E of the MLS is Back Tournament"
The teams is Group C were all competitive and all had a chance to stake their case to win the group. DC United, Montreal Impact, New England Revolution and Toronto FC fought it out to make it to the knockout rounds of the MLS is Back Tournament, but who secured the top two spots and […]Read more "Reviewing Group C of the MLS is Back Tournament"
The teams in Group A was the first to finish the Group Stage of the MLS is Back Tournament. Who were the teams that took advantage of this tournament’s unique format taking regular-season points and securing a place in the knockout rounds? Orlando: 7 Points The Lions took seven points from their three Group Stage […]Read more "Reviewing Group A of the MLS is Back Tournament"
The Union sealed their advancement to the knockout stage of MLS is back last week, but with Group A honors, regular season points, and a better seeding on the line, a clash with Orlando City was always going to be a fiery encounter. The match didn’t disappoint, with both sides giving it everything they had […]Read more "Grades & analysis: Union maintain unbeaten streak in tie with Orlando City SC"
Have you missed any of the action of the MLS is Back Tournament over the last few days? There have been many telling games to show who will be continuing on in the knockout rounds of this tournament and who will be going home in just a few short days. Here’s a look back at […]Read more "Reviewing Day Nine, 10, 11 & 12 of the MLS is Back Tournament"
The last two days of the MLS is Back Tournament has been a whirlwind. Action from Group A and Group B saw some teams get their first win while others clinched spots in the knockout rounds. Here’s a look back at the action. Day Seven Chicago v.s. Seattle The early match of day seven followed […]Read more "Reviewing Days seven and eight of the MLS is Back Tournament"
On Thursday morning, the Philadelphia Union walked out onto the field to face NYCFC in the first game of the ‘MLS is back’ tournament. What surprised just about everyone though were the jerseys. The players weren’t wearing their regular names. Goalkeeper Andre Blake, for instance, donned “Floyd’. Ray Gaddis wore ‘Taylor’. It became very clear […]Read more "Union players honor black lives lost to Police Brutality in touching tribute"