SuperLiga and Beckham add zest to July

July 30, 2007
By Steve Davis, ESPNsoccernet
The stroll through Major League Soccer's midsummer window is usually quite a placid one, more a lazy walkabout than a fretful, perilous hike.

Strange as it may sound, the late-July, early-August period really isn't a time of intense stress in Major League Soccer. Yes, the games go on. But what is really at stake?

The MLS playoff structure is forgiving to a fault. Any team that is reasonably positioned by mid-July ...

Read more

ESPN Conversations