A Handicapper’s Preview of Sporting KC vs Vancouver for May 18, 2019

The CONCACAF Champions League schedule often interferes with an MLS contender’s ability to field its strongest and healthiest lineups over the early course of the U.S. club season.

It’s really nobody’s fault. The spring schedule of the UEFA Champions League elimination stage works well with the schedule of European football, but in North America, to hold CL fixtures in July and August – when Major League Soccer is in full swing – would pit players against excessive heat in Mexico and other locales closer to the equator.

American clubs don’t have to contend with a Champions League medal round at the tail end of the domestic season. But the fact that a successful CONCACAF run often occurs just as MLS teams are formulating and training for a given year has…

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