2019 Season Previews

Los Angeles Galaxy 2019 Season Preview — American Soccer Analysis – Football Article

I’m not here to boast or claim to be Nostradamus, I’ll just remind you all that it wasn’t a total surprise the Galaxy were terrible on defense last year. I will admit, even I was surprised by how bad Jørgen Skjelvik turned out to be and how easily teams found it to carve their way through the Galaxy’s back-line, especially after Ashley Cole hit the Roger Murtaugh wall. It was akin to any 10-year-old boy and a piece of wood…

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Montreal Impact 2019 Season Preview — American Soccer Analysis – Football Article

Something clicked though and in their last 19 games, the Impact earned 34 points and got themselves back on the brink of a playoff berth. Though they fell just short, their 1.79 points per game over that span would’ve put them 3rd in the Eastern Conference if they had done that over a full season. Defensively, the Impact were about mid-table in MLS. Their xGA of 45.7 was actually 7th best in the league, though their actual goals against (50)…

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Orlando City SC 2019 Season Preview — American Soccer Analysis – Football Article

F – Tesho Akindele (12/9/18 – trade from Dallas)D – Joao Moutinho (12/11/18 – trade from LAFC)GK – Greg Ranjitsingh (12/19/18 – transfer from Louisville City)D – Kyle Smith (12/19/18 – transfer from Louisville City)M – Sebastian Mendez (12/28/18 – transfer from Independiente del Valle)D – Danilo Acosta (12/28/18 – loan from Real Salt Lake)F – Benji Michel (12/31/18 – Homegrown)D – Alex De John (1/10/19 – free)F – Santiago Patino (1/11/19 – SuperDraft)D – Ruan (1/16/19 – free) Orlando’s…

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