With only two teams left in the MLS's Western Conference, soccer fans are in for a treat as arguably the best sides in the league face off in the Seattle Sounders vs. Los Angeles Galaxy matchup. Jeff Carlisle previews the star-studded affair.
Strengths: Seattle's attack has been otherworldly this season, though it was mostly kept in check in the previous round against F.C. Dallas. Obafemi Martins and Clint Dempsey are as deadly a forward tandem as there is in the league, and Dempsey's...
Los Angeles Galaxy's Robbie Keane, Seattle's Obafemi Martins, and New England's Lee Nguyen were named as the three MLS 2014 MVP awards finalists by the league on Thursday with the winner slated to be revealed on Dec. 3.
For the first time since 2010, all three MVP finalists are on teams still alive in the MLS playoffs.
The finalists were selected from a panel of voters that included current MLS players, MLS coaches and front office staff as well as media.
Irish forward Keane has had 19 goals...