2. MLS: Weekend action to shape postseason
Subscribe to Soccer America Daily
With three games left in the regular season, three teams have clinched playoff
berths - D.C. United, FC Dallas and the Chicago Fire. Nine are vying for the
remaining five playoff berths. Here's how this weekend's six games can shape the
SATURDAY, Sept. 30
NEW ENGLAND-COLORADO 7:30 pm ET. TV: Direct Kick, FSN-NE.
New England clinches a playoff spot with a win OR if New York fails to beat
Chicago. Colorado clinches with a win if Real Salt Lake loses to Kansas City.
NEW YORK-CHICAGO 7:30 pm ET. TV: HDNet
If New York loses and Kansas City beats Real Salt Lake, New York will need to
win its last two games and have Kansas City lose or tie against Chivas USA on
COLUMBUS-DALLAS 7:30 pm ET. No TV.
Columbus is eliminated with a loss or tie.
HOUSTON-D.C. UNITED 8:30 pm ET. TV: Direct Kick, CSN-DC (also on
delay, 11 pm ET on Fox Soccer Channel).
A D.C. United win gives it the regular-season title, which earns it a spot in
the in the 2007 CONCACAF Champions Cup. Houston will clinch a playoff spot if it
wins AND Real Salt Lake fails to win against Kansas City.
KANSAS CITY-REAL SALT LAKE 8:30 pm ET. TV: Direct Kick, KSL.
Neither team can clinch this weekend, but Columbus is out of K.C. wins, a result
that could also eliminate Salt Lake.
LOS ANGELES-CHIVAS USA 10:30 pm ET. TV: Direct Kick, FSN-PT.
Chivas USA clinches with a win if Salt Lake fails to win against Kansas City.
Los Angeles is eliminated unless it wins.
No comments yet.
Recent Soccer America Daily
U.S. under-20 women's national team May 22, 3:56 a.m.
[SWEDEN TRIP] Soccer America's Women's Freshman of the Year Cari Roccaro from Notre Dame heads the ...
Rough year for Yanks in Germany May 22, 12:36 a.m.
[AMERICANS ABROAD] It was a rather rough year for many of the Americans in Germany, where ...
What They're Saying May 22, 12:11 a.m.
"It's good. He did fine." -- D.C. United coach Ben Olsen on Jesjua Angoy Cruyff's performance ...
Sounders' Evans add to camp roster May 21, 11:33 p.m.
[USA MEN] U.S. national team head coach Jurgen Klinsmann has added Seattle Sounders midfielder Brad Evans ...
Roster for Olympic rematch set May 21, 11:20 p.m.
[USA WOMEN] U.S. women's national team head coach Tom Sermanni named 21 players for the trip ...
Messi: 'I was always the smallest, but there were no obstacles' May 21, 11:14 p.m.
[VIDEO PICK: La Pulga] A beautiful new ad finds Lionel Messi sharing the defining moments of ...
Four PDL teams knock off pro teams May 21, 10:41 p.m.
[U.S. OPEN CUP REWIND: Second Round] Four PDL teams advanced to the third round of the ...
Teen keeper's disastrous debut includes an own goal for the ages May 20, 11:45 p.m.
[VIDEO PICK: Off the Post] An 18-year-old goalkeeper in Moldova tossed the ball straight into his ...
Mexico recalls Peralta, de Nigris and Barrera May 20, 10:37 p.m.
[HEXAGONAL COUNTDOWN] Winless with three ties in its first three games in the final round of ...
USASA teams move into spotlight May 20, 10:23 p.m.
[U.S. OPEN CUP] Two teams from the USASA -- Icon FC from New Jersey and the ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives