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MLS teams need autonomy in evolving market
MLS Rules

MLS teams need autonomy in evolving market

Is it time for MLS to allow its clubs more autonomy to better compete in the global soccer market? Earl Reed explores.

SuperDraft preview: The top prospects
MLS

SuperDraft preview: The top prospects

PSP’s Sean Doyle looks at some of the top prospects in Thursday’s SuperDraft and why they might fit with the Union.

Bradley signing strengthens eastward shift in MLS
CBA Negotiations / MLS / MLS Rules

Bradley signing strengthens eastward shift in MLS

Western Conference dominance may finally be over, and that bodes well for Major League Soccer. PSP’s Earl Reed explains.

USMNT January camp roster notes
USMNT

USMNT January camp roster notes

All but one of the 26 names on the roster for the January USMNT camp hail from MLS. Jeremy Lane reviews the roster. Should Okugo and Williams feel slighted?

2013: Tough to match this year for American soccer
MLS / US / USMNT / World Cup

2013: Tough to match this year for American soccer

2013 was a banner year for American soccer in many ways. Can 2014 match it? PSP’s Earl Reed considers.

Brrrrr…MLS Cup Final needs a different date, one way or the other
MLS

Brrrrr…MLS Cup Final needs a different date, one way or the other

Freezing conditions undoubtedly had an affect on the quality of play in Saturday’s MLS Cup final. What’s a league to do? Earl Reed explores.

So, about that World Cup draw…
USMNT / World Cup

So, about that World Cup draw…

The US national team drew the ultimate Group of Death in the World Cup. Some say it’s the toughest group ever in a World Cup. PSP’s Jeremy Lane examines the group and notes it just might be possible for the US to make it out of this group.

Pregame chat on the MLS Cup final
MLS

Pregame chat on the MLS Cup final

PSP’s Adam Cann and Eli Pearlman-Storch discuss what they expect to see in Saturday’s MLS Cup final.

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.