If you didn't catch the penalty shootout that decided the MLS Cup or you just want to watch it again, ESPN posted a video of only the 10 rounds of penalty kicks that were taken.
Sporting Kansas City goalkeeper Jimmy Nielsen has decided to end his career on a high note, announcing his retirement just days after his performance in the MLS Cup Final gave Sporting KC its first MLS Cup since 2000.
Although he had to come out of the MLS Cup Final 8 minutes in, Oriol Rosell received a mention on FC Barcelona's official website for helping Sporting KC win the MLS Cup
Sports Illustrated posted part two of its Q&A with MLS Commissioner Don Garber. There is a very interesting conversation about Chivas USA in the article.
Davis Paul, formerly of the Chicago Fire, currently works for GoPro. When the GoPro office received a ball from MLS ahead of the MLS Cup Final, Paul did what any former pro soccer player would do. He mounted a camera to his head and dribbled the ball around the GoPro offices until a match eventually broke out.
Since Juan Agudelo's work permit appeal was denied, it's unclear where he'll play next season. One possible destination is Valencia, who is reportedly interested in signing him (link is in Spanish).
DC United is one of the teams being linked to Chelsea striker Samuel Eto'o. The other teams reportedly include Chicago, Chivas USA and two teams that don't currently have an open DP spot on the roster.
Omar Gonzalez doesn't regret passing up an opportunity to play in Europe to sign with the LA Galaxy as a DP and is motivated to prove that he deserved the DP contract.
Black and Red United continues its "Cake or Death" series to include members of the coaching staff. The first member of the coaching staff to be featured is goalkeeper coach Preston Burpo, who played goalkeeper for the Sounders from 1997 until 2005. Fortunately for Burpo, the fans think he's doing a decent job.
Abby Wambach is a finalist for the FIFA Women's World Player of the Year award. Wambach won the award last year for the first time in her career.
UCLA's women's soccer team won the NCAA title on Sunday for the first time in the history of the program. The difference was Kodi Lavruski's golden goal in overtime.
The relationship between Tottenham manager Andre Villas-Boas and chairman Daniel Levy are reportedly so strained that Villas-Boas is likely to part ways with the club next summer. According to the main source of the story, the only reason Villas-Boas still has his job is due to the steep buyout clause in his contract.
For the first time in 9 years, Sporting CP is alone at the top of the Liga Zon Sagres. Fredy Montero is a big part of that, as his latest two goals proved the difference in the game that put Sporting 2 points clear of Porto and Benfica. Another reason for such immediate success after the worst season in club history last year has been due to the changes made by new team president Bruno de Carvalho.