Why the MLS Hall of Fame Needs to Happen
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by Matt Pollard, Editor
18h ago
EDITORIAL – The National Soccer Hall of Fame museum opened in 1999 in Oneonta, NY. In 2015, the new Hall of Fame museum opened in Frisco, TX at the redeveloped south end of Toyota Stadium. The National Soccer Hall of Fame has its purpose. It also has its flaws. The politics of U.S. Soccer continue to affect the game at all levels, not just the hiring process for the USMNT. It’s time for a U.S. based MLS Hall of Fame to happen. It would be fitting for it to built in Columbus, Ohio. A U.S. Based MLS Hall of Fame: Reasons it should Happen Let’s start with the most frustrating aspect of the Hall ..read more
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Sporting Kansas City vs St. Louis City Predictions on November 5
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by Raheem Bashir, Site Manager
3M ago
Sporting Kansas City is in prime position to advance to the next round of the MLS Cup Playoffs. This is after they got a big win on the road against the expansion side, St. Louis City SC in game one of the best-of-three series. Sporting Kansas City SC vs St. Louis City SC at Children’s Mercy Park Sporting Kansas City (3-1-1) Sporting Kansas City did finish eighth in the MLS Western Conference. However, they are making it count as they defeated St. Louis City SC 4-1 in the first game of the best-of-three series. This is what Kansas City head coach, Peter Vermes, said about Gadi Kinda after the ..read more
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LA Galaxy vs. Vancouver Whitecaps Prediction for July 15; Galaxy Seek Strong Ending to League
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by Rob Jalón
7M ago
Enjoying an unbeaten run that has put the league on notice, the Los Angeles Galaxy will travel to face the Vancouver Whitecaps on Saturday, July 15. They’ll be seeking another three points and a strong ending to league play before MLS takes a month pause for the inaugural League’s Cup. They’ll also try to build on impressive wins over LAFC and Philadelphia Union, both of whom had been MLS Cup finalists last year.  They’ll have reinforcements for the away trip. After a string of bad luck and bad timing, events which saw Jalen Neal depart for U.S. Men’s National Team Gold Cup duty and the ..read more
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LA Galaxy vs. San Jose Earthquakes Prediction for July 1; Cali Clásico Win Vital for Galaxy
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by Rob Jalón
8M ago
The Los Angeles Galaxy finally got a full week off between games as they travel North to renew hostilities with the San Jose Earthquakes in the 97th California Clásico on Saturday, July 1. Nothing less than three points will do, as supporters will deem a Cali Clásico win vital, not just for bragging rights, but for LA’s fledgling playoff hopes. After a pair of draws, including a scoreless affair in Colorado, the Galaxy will enter rivalry week shorthanded after waiving Defender Sega Coulibaly on June 30. With injuries and absences because of international play as roadblocks, the Galaxy still n ..read more
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LA Galaxy vs. Colorado Rapids Prediction for June 24; MLS Cellar Dwellers Meet
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by Rob Jalón
8M ago
The Los Angeles Galaxy rode an emotional wave to a 2-2 home draw against Sporting KC on Wednesday, June 21, which showed the many highs and lows of the Galaxy’s season. There was a disappointment despite LA’s resiliency after the Galaxy recovered and then surrendered a lead to earn just a point. After leaving points on the table at home, they’ll travel to Colorado to face fellow MLS cellar dwellers in what is essentially a six-pointer. They’ll do so shorthanded as they lost veteran Defender Martin Cáceres to a season-ending left knee avulsion fracture. With Jalen Neal missing through USMNT du ..read more
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LA Galaxy vs. Sporting Kansas City Prediction for June 21; Supporter Homecoming a Boost for Galaxy
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by Rob Jalón
8M ago
In a season full of turmoil, of more downs than ups, the Los Angeles Galaxy will get a rare break when they host Sporting Kansas City on Wednesday, June 21, 2023. A supporter homecoming will be the boost the Galaxy needs to lift itself from the league and conference bottom. After months away due to a protest over the continued employment of Galaxy President Chris Klein, the return of the Galaxy supporter groups will act as the 12th player on the field for LA. And after an encouraging away tie against Western Conference leaders St. Louis City, the Galaxy is starting to show signs of life. More ..read more
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Three Takeaways: Whitecaps Salvage Draw Versus SKC
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by Felipe Vallejo
9M ago
ANALYSIS – The Vancouver Whitecaps managed to salvage a draw at the very end of their home encounter at BC Place versus Sporting Kansas City, as Ryan Gauld put away a penalty in the 88-minute. It was a frustrating night for Caps fans, as officiating controversy loomed once more this season, with a goal chalked off in the first half for a dubious offside call. With tired legs, heated heads, and a Canadian Championship final on the horizon, here are our three takeaways from the Whitecaps vs SKC match. Three Takeaways: Whitecaps Rescue Draw Amidst Offside Dispute #1: It Just Wasn’t Clicking ..read more
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Home Comforts? LA Galaxy Predicted Lineup vs. Vancouver Whitecaps
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by Rob Jalón
1y ago
The Los Angeles Galaxy is surely hoping that opening their season this weekend at Dignity Health Sports Park means home comforts. They return to LA after an opening-day loss to FC Dallas and a match-day two 0-0 draw vs. SKC. Two very uninspired and lackluster displays on the road later, the Galaxy finally has a chance to play in front of their home fans. Despite how many of those fans might not be in attendance because of a planned supporter protest against the FO. This LA Galaxy predicted lineup will explore who could be in line for this crucial match. LA will try to jump-start its season wh ..read more
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LA Galaxy vs. Vancouver Whitecaps Predictions for March 18
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by Rob Jalón
1y ago
The LA Galaxy vs. Vancouver Whitecaps match set to take place on Saturday, March 18, at Dignity Health Sports Park might be the second-most interesting thing happening there that day. Although the Galaxy is set to play their 2023 MLS home opener finally, they might do so once again in an empty stadium. During preseason a supporter protest, now going on three months, was influential in making sure Galaxy home games were poorly attended. But now, it’s for reals. Just like LA will try to get their first win after a scoreless draw away against Sporting KC, supporters will try to make sure their p ..read more
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LA Galaxy, SKC Post Match Talking Points, March 11; Galaxy Get Gutsy Draw
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by Rob Jalón
1y ago
Los Angeles Galaxy Goalkeeper Jonathan Bond made 11 saves on Saturday, March 11, 2023, against Sporting Kansas City. The 11 saves were one short of Bond’s save record. (Photo Credit: Los Angeles Galaxy) Kansas City, Kansas – The Los Angeles Galaxy scraped out a gutsy, but nervy scoreless draw away at Sporting KC Saturday night. Their defense was tested early and often, like in the away loss in Dallas. But unlike that night, they did not bend, even though SKC put 30 shots on Galaxy Goalkeeper Jonathan Bond’s net. Center Back Jalen Neal, who was making his first MLS start, and Bond had a big ha ..read more
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