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Believe it or not the MLS season starts March 10th, which is ONLY 18 days away. Then on March 11th, one day later, the MLS will debut on NBC Sports Network in an epic clash that features the league's best young player and MVP front-runner, against one of the league's most star-studded clubs, who need to win MLS Cup to justify recent roster decisions and big spending.

These two teams I so eloquently described are FC Dallas and the NY Red Bulls and the MVP front-runner is none other than Brek Shea. This match has the all the elements of a primetime, classic 90-minute affair with big names (Thierry Henry, Brek Shea, David Ferreria), controversy (Rafa Marquez, NY Red Bulls), and bright lights (NBC) all bundling up to form one unstoppable force.

Early Prediction: FC Dallas Win 2-1 @ Home

This MUST WATCH game is sure to kick off the MLS' most successful season in history. With the player talent level at an all-time high and with the introduction of the league's 19th team, the Montreal Impact, and a new soccer-specific stadium for the Houston Dynamo this year will have plenty of high points, don't be the one to miss out on all the action.

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