A couple different sources have posted schedule for the MLS Cup playoffs, which — believe it or not — starts in about three weeks.
Here is a look:
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First round — October 30 and 31 (single game, No. 4 seed hosts No. 5)
Conference semifinals — November 2-3 and 6-7 (home and home series, aggregate goals, higher seed hosts second leg, No. 1 seed plays 4/5 winner, No. 2 seed plays No. 3)
Conference finals — November 9-10 and 23-24 (home and home series, aggregate goals, higher seed hosts second leg, two-week break in between legs is due to FIFA international window)
MLS Cup — December 7 (hosted by team with best regular-season record)