The NYRB host the Rapids for the second weekend of 2017 MLS action.
The Sounders knocked off the Rapids to reach the MLS Cup final. Who was Man of the Match?
The Sounders visit the Rapids in an MLS Conference playoff match,
Tim Howard pulled up in the first half of the ill-fated game against Mexico in Columbus. He tore his groin and last I heard, is undergoing surgery and will likely be out for at least four months. We have lost Timmy Howard – the Secretary of Defense. We have lost an American icon. We have lost a penalty kick hero. But you know what? That’s okay. Because we have the best backup keeper in the league: Mr. Zac MacMath.
It's Conference Final time in the MLS Cup Playoffs, and the western final is between the Seattle Sounders and Colorado Rapids. Round 1 beings this Tuesday, November 22nd in Seattle, with Round 2 kicking of on the 27th in Colorado. Colorado is coming off their shocking turnaround season, coming in 2nd in the West, only behind FC Dallas. Seattle has been a sleeper so far this season, barely squeaking into the playoffs.