Western Conference semifinals
- No. 1 San Jose Earthquakes vs. No. 4 LA Galaxy
- No. 2. Real Salt Lake vs. No. 3. Seattle Sounders FC
Eastern Conference semifinals
- No. 1 Sporting Kansas City vs. No. 5 Houston Dynamo
- No. 2. D.C. United vs. No. 3 New York Red Bulls
Let’s get to some links…
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— Lots of preview material out there today: The Sporting News takes a look at the Sounders FC-Real Salt Lake series, as does ProSoccerTalk and The Salt Lake Tribune. Here’s a Western Conference preview from Goal.com. ESPN.com takes a look at the West and the East.
— Kasey Keller will be a busy guy in the playoffs. On top of Sounders broadcast duties, he’ll be in San Jose for the second leg of that conference semifinal on Nov. 7 as a part of ESPN’s coverage of the game.
— Looks like the league website had a lapse in judgment for some recent playoff advertising.
— Sounds like an American national in Mexico, Jose Torres, could be changing teams.