Major League Soccer kicks off its 15th season tonight when the expansion Philadelphia Union travel to play the Seattle Sounders in front of a sold out crowd at Qwest Field (9:30, ESPN2).
Here’s the Pitch’s predictions of how the teams will finish at the end of regular season.
Real Salt Lake
MVP candidates: Fredy Montero (Seattle), Landon Donovan (L.A.), Robbie Rogers (Crew)
MLS Cup winner: Seattle Sounders
Players to watch for: Santino Quaranta (D.C.), Ryan Johnson (San Jose), Dane Richards (Red Bulls), Conor Casey (Rapids), Dejan Jakovic (D.C.), Robbie Findley (Salt Lake)
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