Statistical Breakdown of Real Salt Lake – Seattle Sounders

It was rough being a Sounder’s fan last night.  Amidst discussions of a CONCACAF Champions League curse, playing at altitude and missing one of their best players of the season in Mauro Rosales, the Sounders had a tough playoff matchup against Real Salt Lake.  While most fans would have been surprised if the Sounders had come […] Read more ›

The Curse of CONCACAF Champions League and Squad Management

During tonight’s MLS Playoff match between the New York Red Bulls and FC Dallas, the “Curse of CONCACAF Champions League” was brought up.  FC Dallas has had to play more matches than NYRB this season and came into the match looking a bit fatigued.  Since the CONCACAF version isn’t as lucrative as the European version, […] Read more ›