The MLS playoffs kick off tonight with the first of two wild card matches, this one sending the Red Bulls to FC Dallas. (Here’s a very interesting 10-things-to-know piece by Jeff Carlisle for MLSsoccer.com.
WILD CARD MATCHES
Wednesday, October 26
FC Dallas vs. New York Red Bulls, 6 p.m. (FOX Soccer)
Thursday, October 27
Colorado Rapids vs. Columbus Crew, 7 p.m. (Direct Kick, MLSsoccer.com)