No player has appeared in more MLS games than Landon Donovan. No one has scored more goals, registered more assists or won more championships either.
So the former Galaxy captain has a pretty good grip on the strengths and weaknesses of the domestic soccer league. After nearly two months in Mexico, he says he has a pretty good handle on the Mexican league, too.
So guess what? He insists they’re no longer all that far apart — and with two MLS teams reaching the semifinals of the CONCACAF Champions League for the second consecutive year, he appears to be right.
More impressive is the fact that those teams, Toronto FC and the New York Red Bulls — who will face Mexico’s Club...