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2015 MLS Cup Playoffs schedule

ESPN FC's Brian McBride breaks down the MLS Conference Final matchups.
Relive the most exciting moments from the conference semifinals of the MLS Cup playoffs.
FC's Adrian Healey and Taylor Twellman preview the MLS Eastern Conference final between the NY Red Bulls and Columbus Crew.
ESPN FC's Adrian Healey and Taylor Twellman share their insight on Columbus Crew's win against Montreal Impact.

Major League Soccer has released its 2015 playoff schedule, with MLS Cup set for Dec. 6 on ESPN.

This year's playoffs will be the first with an expanded field of 12 teams. The third and fourth seeds in each conference host the fifth and sixth seeds in single knockout matches.

Those games will only be broadcast nationally on UniMas, with English commentary on SAP.

The conference semifinals and finals that follow are each over two legs. The conference finals will wait a week during the FIFA international...

Intertwined histories of McCarty and Tchani on display in Eastern finals

ESPN FC's Paul Mariner says the Red Bulls can win the Eastern Conference Final, despite their first leg loss to the Crew.

If there was an iconic moment from Columbus Crew SC's first-leg victory over the New York Red Bulls in the Eastern Conference Championship on Sunday, it might have been the sight of Cedrick Mabwati leaving Dax McCarty sprawled on his backside on the edge of the New York box as the Crew player waltzed through the Red Bulls' defense to set up the second -- and potentially killer -- goal in a 2-0 win.

It said everything about the relative fortunes of the two teams' midfields on the day. New York's...

ESPN FC  By ESPN staff

Chicago Fire hire Serbia under-20 coach Veljko Paunovic

Serbian football is on the rise thanks to under-20 World Cup-winning manager Veljko Paunovic.
Veljko Paunovic led Serbia to the Under-20 World Cup in the summer.

The Chicago Fire hired Serbian manager Veljko Paunovic as their new coach on Tuesday.

Paunovic, 38, led Serbia to the Under-20 World Cup crown this summer, when his squad beat the United States on penalties in the quarterfinals.

He replaces Frank Yallop, who was fired in September while Chicago went on to finish with the worst record in Major League Soccer.

"In the face of stiff competition from other global soccer clubs, we are extremely fortunate to have secured our first choice, Veljko Paunovic,...

ESPN FC  By ESPN staff

Sporting KC coach Peter Vermes a target of Premier League clubs - report

Peter Vermes is drawing attention for winning without high-priced stars.

Sporting Kansas City coach Peter Vermes has drawn the interest of two Premier League clubs and a European national team, according to the Kansas City Star.

In an interview with the Sporting KC boss, the newspaper reported that international agents representing two unnamed clubs have been calling Vermes to see if he would be willing to coach in England.

An unspecified national team has also reached out to the former U.S. international, the Star reported.

Vermes did not rule out a move, calling the...