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  • Juventus finished the Serie A season unbeaten
  • Real Madrid finished with 100 pts(38 games) and a goal differential of 89. To put that into perspective, Man City had the next best numbers of the ‘big’ Euro leagues, with 89 points and a GD of 64.

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Take Me Out to the Playoffs – Finals

MLS Cup Final

Streaming the Goal

The playoff numbers look like this…

5 year comparison
Quarterfinals Totals(both legs)
  Avg +/- Teams
 2007   17,041     CHI, CHV, DAL, DCU, HOU, KC, NE, RBNY
 2008   14,960   -12.22%   CHI, CHV, CLB, HOU, KC, NE, RBNY, RSL
 2009   20,755   38.74%   CHI, CHV, CLB, HOU, LA, NE, RSL, SEA
 2010   18,551   -10.62%   CLB, COL, DAL, LA, RBNY, RSL, SJ, SEA
 2011   20,776   11.99%   COL, HOU, LA, PHL, RBNY, RSL, SEA, SKC
Semifinals Totals
  Avg +/- Teams
 2007   20,645   -3.21%  NE v CHI – HOU v KC
 2008   17,348   -15.97%  CLB v CHI – RSL v RBNY
 2009   23,548   35.74%  LA v HOU – CHI v RSL
 2010   22,390   -4.92%  COL v SJ – LA v FCD
 2011   22,138   -1.12%  COL v SJ – LA v FCD
Finals Totals
  Avg +/- Teams Venue
 2007   39,859    NE v HOU RFK Stadium, Wash DC
 2008   27,000   -32.26%  RBNY v CLB Home Depot Center, LA, CA
 2009   46,011   70.41%  RSL v LA Qwest Field, Seattle, WA
 2010   21,700   -52.84%  COL v FCD BMO Field, Toronto, ONT, CA
 2011   30,281   39.54%  HOU v LA Home Depot Center, LA, CA
Playoff Totals  
  Avg +/-  
 2007   19,771     
 2008   16,488   -16.60%   
 2009   23,559   42.88%   
 2010   19,535   -17.08%   
 2011   19,891   1.82%   

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Returning to Clubs
 Chivas USA  Valentin
 Columbus  Veeder
 D.C. United  Kitchen
 FC Dallas  M Hernandez
 New York  Hot
 Philadelphia  MacMath, Okugo
 Vancouver  Teibert
  • On the other hand, MLS does have youth internationals from other nations and confederations.
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    Heading to National Team
     Vancouver  Koffie

    Midfielder Gershon Koffie will miss Sunday’s game away to Houston Dynamo and the home matches against Chivas USA on Saturday, April 16, and FC Dallas on Saturday, April 23. (from Whitecaps.com)

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