Portland Timbers Sporting Kansas City MLS Cup 2018 Tactical Analysis

Why were USA and Chile both left disappointed by their drab 1-1 draw?

Defending Copa America champions Chile faced off against USA in their last friendly before defending their title. The match ended in a 1-1 draw. The USA –...

Analysis: O’Connor’s switch wins it for Orlando City against New York Red Bulls

New York Red Bulls hosted Orlando City last Saturday in Major League Soccer, hoping to continue their winning form after beating San Jose a...
Efrain Alvarez LA Galaxy Tactical Analysis Statistics

Efrain Alvarez: LA Galaxy’s dual national wonderkid

As is true in nearly every case, the ethnicity of a country's national team player pool often reflects the immigrant movements and history of...
Luciano Acosta DC United MLS Tactical Analysis

Analysis: Is Luciano Acosta the next best thing to come out of the MLS?

At just 24 years of age, Luciano Acosta is currently one of the brightest young talents in Major League Soccer. His standout 2018 season...

How did Yankee Stadium pitch size have heavy influence on LAFC vs NYCFC tactics?

New York City FC hosted second-year club Los Angeles FC to the frighteningly cosy confines of Yankee Stadium. The result was a physical 2-2...
Atlanta United Portland Timbers Tactical Analysis

How LAFC’s bold changes dominated despite Portland tenacity

To conclude week two of the 2019 Major League Soccer season, the Portland Timbers travelled to Banc of California Stadium to play Los Angeles...
Atlanta United Portland Timbers Tactical Analysis

How Cincinnati neutered Atlanta United’s attack and stole a point

Atlanta United have had a slow start to the new season under new manager Frank De Boer, having failed to score in their first two...
Atlanta United Portland Timbers Tactical Analysis

How did DC United almost beat NYC FC with just 33 percent possession?

After beating defending champions Atlanta last week, DC United travelled to the Big Apple to take on NYC FC. New York City FC tied...
MLS 2019 DC United Atlanta United Tactical Analysis Statistics

How DC United’s patient press frustrated Frank de Boer’s MLS Cup champions Atlanta

After 85 days MLS is back with an interesting clash right at the start. DC United hosted the reigning MLS Cup champions Atlanta United. The...
Atlanta United MLS Tactical Analysis Statistics

Will Atlanta United repeat their greatness in the MLS?

The 2018 Major League Soccer season featured one of the best-attacking teams in league history. Scoring an absurd 70 league goals, Atlanta United tore...