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MLS Overhauls Playoffs, Opting For New Single-Elimination Format

The MLS Cup final will now take place in mid-November, weeks earlier than the traditional December date Photo: getty images MLS has altered its playoff format by "eliminating two-legged series from the postseason and further incentivizing the higher seeds in each conference in an effort t...

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