Headline News: Dec. 18

Preparations for the 2014 season are well underway in New England, by Kyle McCarthy of MLSsoccer.com takes an in depth look at the 2013 season that was. McCarthy looks at the highs and lows of 2013 and takes a look at what lies ahead for the resurging Revs.

Ridge Mahoney has defender Chris Tierney ranked in his top-10 list of left backs in MLS, a positional need for the U.S. National Team. See where the Wellesley native stacks up against the competition here.

David Beckham is seemingly one step closer to bringing an MLS expansion franchise to South Florida. Miami-Dade County approved a resolution to negotiate with Beckham’s group to find a stadium location.