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Articles by Scott French
The Big Interview
2 November 2017
Carlos Bocanegra, One-on-One: On France, USMNT failure and the phenomenon in Atlanta
As a player, he captained the USMNT and represented on some of Europe's biggest stages. Now "Boca" is making MLS history in ATL.
1 November 2017
First leg follies: How the MLS playoff format has empowered weaker teams
The structure of the MLS playoffs has turned the title race into a crapshoot. The system isn't working as it's supposed to.
27 October 2017
Time to rebuild? Changes in view after Sporting KC's latest playoff failure
Sporting's annual fall swoon culminated in Houston, with the former champs bowing out in MLS' knockout round.
26 October 2017
Whitecaps unshackled: Vancouver shows signs of a more explosive potential
The tension between a talent-laden squad and a conservative approach erupted for a lopsided win in MLS' knockout road.
25 October 2017
Why consistency is the final piece missing from the Dynamo’s swift overhaul
Houston returned to success sooner than expected. Now, if only it could be less erratic.
24 October 2017
Sigi Schmid, One-on-One: Galaxy’s struggles, watching Seattle and playing for pennies in L.A.’s ethnic leagues
A coaching icon is back in his hometown, trying to revitalize the winningest club in MLS history.
23 October 2017
What now for Columbus? Learning from the Earthquakes' relocation (and return)
Columbus Crew SC looks destined for Austin, Texas. We look back at how MLS' other relocation played out.
20 October 2017
Abandoning a landmark: The 10 most important soccer games in Columbus
Mapfre Stadium's time is limited. We look back at its better days.
19 October 2017
Kit man, father figure, reserve striker: Meet the legend who keeps the LA Galaxy running
Raul Vargas has been the team's equipment manager since 1996, perfecting his craft through trial and error.
12 October 2017
Rebuilding a legend: What's next for Bruce Arena?
U.S. soccer's greatest coach faces an uncertain future, though not one that lacks options.