In this post, we will try football in the United States, specifically the Major League Soccer.
This league started this March and ends in December.
Initiated in 1996, after grant dispute the World Championship in 1994 in USA
It is composed of 20 teams, divided into two conferences: Eastern and Western Conference. The champion of the regular season receives the MLS Supporters' Shield.
The 12 best ranked teams qualify for the tournament direct elimination, an American style, MLS Cup Playoffs ending with the final game of the MLS Cup.
|Teams in MLS - From:|
Today is the 55th best league in the world according to the official ranking of the IFFHS. (http://www.iffhs.de/en/)
Since it will escalate due to the boom that is taking today this league.
It's been football legends like Pele and Beckenbauer in the last years of his career. Later came players like Thierry Henry or David Beckham gave a boost to soccer in America. Today Spanish players like Raul, Marcos Senna and David Villa are disputing this competition. Draws attention to the case of David Villa, who last summer of 2014 was the first player in the history of his team, the New York City.
|In order: Rafa Márquez, David Beckham and Thierry Henry|
As for the US team highlight your game level rise in recent years, its fourth place in Sydney 2000, third in the World Cup in 1930 and runner-up in the Confederations Cup in 2009.
His star is captain Landon Donovan, who played his last World Cup last summer in Brazil.
In this blog we believe will be a league and country will be talking about in the not too distant future.
Information extracted from: http://www.mlssoccer.com/es