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What will the accumulation of top Americans in MLS mean for the US in 2014?
MLS / USMNT

What will the accumulation of top Americans in MLS mean for the US in 2014?

Earl Reed explores how the MLS presence on the USMNT is a key part of why 2014 could be one of the most interesting years in US Soccer history.

2014 MLS schedule shows promise on TV front
MLS

2014 MLS schedule shows promise on TV front

MLS has a TV ratings problem. Earl Reed looks at the just released 2014 TV schedule and sees positive change, though challenges remain.

Orlando City, Chivas USA, and 3 conferences
MLS

Orlando City, Chivas USA, and 3 conferences

Could MLS move to a three-conference setup now that Orlando’s 2015 entry will put the league at 21 teams? Earl Gardner thinks so, and he lays out how.

Recap: Austria 1-0 USA
USMNT

Recap: Austria 1-0 USA

Poor wide play and one smooth move from Austria put a damper on an otherwise stellar year for the US Men’s National Team as they fell 1-0 to Austria in Vienna.

Preview: Austria v USMNT
USMNT

Preview: Austria v USMNT

After an underwhelming performance from Friday’s starters against Scotland, will some of the subs who impressed get the opportunity to show more of what they have?

Recap and reaction: Scotland 0–0 USMNT
USMNT

Recap and reaction: Scotland 0–0 USMNT

A dull game in which few players shone, though the substitutes generally looked good.

Preview: Scotland v USMNT
USMNT

Preview: Scotland v USMNT

The U.S. should feel confident of a victory, but the focus must be on individual performances.

International breaks are important, but…
MLS

International breaks are important, but…

The problem with the MLS playoff schedule isn’t the international break. It’s how MLS scheduled around it. PSP’s Earl Reed explains and suggests a better way to do it.