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Super saves, teammate spats and blowouts: Top 10 MLS moments in 2016

MLS’ 2016 campaign started with a disappointing sweep, with all four clubs toppled by Mexican powers as the start of the CONCACAF Champions League’s knockout stage. It ended with the greatest save American soccer has witnessed, putting aside, of course, Kasey Keller’s heroics against Brazil and Tony Meola’s against England. It was a most memorable…

Four Four Two: Super saves, teammate spats and blowouts: Top 10 MLS moments in 2016


Of course your favorite MLS team has New Year's resolutions

Each club spent tireless hours at work in the office this month hashing out their specific New Year’s resolutions with 2017 in view. This is how I imagine each team went about it. Atlanta United Let’s make sure the terrifying Death Star owner Arthur Blank is building removes those pesky trenches for enterprising rebel scum.…

Four Four Two: Of course your favorite MLS team has New Year’s resolutions


Remembering our favorite (and most important) soccer stories of 2016

The winter freeze has arrived, which means MLS teams will go into hibernation soon. The offseason isn’t much; it’s a two-week hiatus before the January window opens, but it leaves us enough time to reflect upon what was an eventful 2016 in American soccer. There was plenty of news in both the international and domestic…

Four Four Two: Remembering our favorite (and most important) soccer stories of 2016


Soccer fan gift ideas: 11 weird and wonderful items for your wish list

1. Fanclaps, $9 Equipped with a special ‘palm pounder’ and promising ‘thunderous sound,’ these fingerless gloves can be picked up from the Finnish FA’s official website. Some may say you can make sufficient racket with your actual hands, but there’s no need to let common sense spoil the fun at this time of the year.…

Four Four Two: Soccer fan gift ideas: 11 weird and wonderful items for your wish list