Category: News & Analysis


Can one of these two teams be this year’s Supporter’s Shield winner – or at least seriously challenge for it? Tommy argues they could – and can thank MLS’ unbalanced 2012 schedule for it.

Traveling Dynamo Supporters Groups Lose MLS Exemptions

MLS denies Houston Dynamo supporter groups traveling exemptions for the start of the 2012 campaign, disallowing the groups to bring otherwise-banned materials (tifos, signs, flags, drums) to road games. Cited as reasons for the sanctioning is the groups’ behavior in the 2011 campaign. Ayla has the details.

Roster Thoughts and Predictions – USA Men in Italy

Roster: GOALKEEPERS (3) :Brad Guzan (Aston Villa), Tim Howard (Everton), Nick Rimando (Real Salt Lake) DEFENDERS (7) :Carlos Bocanegra (Rangers), Geoff Cameron (Houston Dynamo), Timmy Chandler (Nürnberg), Steve Cherundolo (Hannover 96), Clarence Goodson (Brondby),...