Will the Chicago Fire miss the departed Jon Busch, the team's little keeper that could? Perhaps, but the Fire are hoping 6-foot-4 Andrew Dykstra is up to the tall order of filling Busch's shoes in net, writes Frank Dell'Apa.
Preki is building Toronto FC from the back, but what the club seems to need most right now is the kind of firepower its new coach displayed in his old playing days, writes Frank Dell'Apa.
Real Salt Lake aims to build on its MLS Cup title with a stronger regular season performance in 2010, writes Frank Dell'Apa.
The 2010 Colorado Rapids appear to be emphasizing strength over style, but the team's fortunes ultimately rest on the shoulders of Conor Casey, writes Frank Dell'Apa.
Only three Revolution players remain from the starting XI that lost the MLS Cup final in 2007. The new additions to the squad couldn't care less about New England's past failures, writes Frank Dell'Apa.
Contrary to recent reports, there's no clear indication that Europe has moved ahead of the U.S. in the pecking order to land the 2018 World Cup, writes Frank Dell'Apa.
Even if the U.S. wins its group in CONCACAF qualifying, its chances for a seed in next year's World Cup are remote, writes Frank Dell'Apa.
The dynamic pairing of Charlie Davies and Jozy Altidore highlights the new breed of emerging U.S. strikers, writes Frank Dell'Apa.
With the support of President Obama, the U.S. bid to host the 2018 World Cup looks more and more likely to succeed, writes Frank Dell'Apa.
Although MLS increasingly looks to Africa for new talent, the New England Revs are one team that already is heavily invested in the region, writes Frank Dell'Apa.