This was the only week of worry about making it to the game with a closed viaduct; Alaskan Way has reopened ahead of schedule as Bertha has passed underneath without incident. Now if it can just get to solid ground, perhaps the project will finish this decade...
The Goat Parade, in honor of Mother's Day, took a look at the history of "soccer moms" as a descriptor and how their role and perception in MLS has changed.
Things haven't been quite right with last year's MLS Cup runners-up, especially now that in-fighting is making its way onto the pitch. With two goals, Columbus Crew's Kei Kamara would have been the presumptive taker of a 53' PK that Federico Higuain stole and took himself. Columbus later lost their three goal lead.
Toronto FC began anew on Saturday, with an expanded stadium and a buzz not felt since the early days of the Expansion Era club. But it wasn't a day of celebration for everyone, as it also means Toronto's sloppy roommate is also in the picture.
Investors claim to be very excited by the prospect of MLS in Detroit, and I'm inclined to believe them.
Christian Pulisic really really really wants Justin Bieber tickets. And we really really really want him to find another musician to obsess over.
Many soccer clubs in Europe also run competitive teams in other sports like basketball and rugby; it appears that Schalke 04 will be the first, however, to purchase a League of Legends team.
Russia has halted construction on one of their 2018 World Cup stadia.
As an aside, go see Civil War. It's pretty darn good.