Balancing act

Soccer's power base is constantly shifting. Could it tilt our way?

Originally Published: April 23, 2010
By Doug McIntyre | ESPN The Magazine

This article appears in the May 3 issue of ESPN The Magazine.

MLS has long maintained that it wants to be counted among the best leagues in the world. Someday. When that day may come is a little less definitive, but recent European developments -- no EPL squads in the Champions League semis, signs that more stars are heading to Spain, financial woes plaguing the EU -- prove just how quickly the game can change. And MLS could be a potential beneficiary of this power shift.

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