MLS: who needs what to make the playoffs on Decision Day?

The Eastern Conference is all but decided but there are still three playoff places to fight for in the West as we enter the final weekend of the regular season

MLS will make history this Sunday as all 20 teams kick-off at the same time (4pm ET) on the last day of the regular season. The league has gone with the snappy title of Decision Day, and hopes to add an extra dose of entertainment on a day where the fate of most teams are pretty much set.

The Eastern Conference is done as all six teams who currently occupy the top six spots are heading for post season and all that matters now is seeding (New England Revolution are still technically in the hunt but it would require a freakish set of results for them to sneak past Philadelphia Union). In addition, no team in the East is in contention for the Supporters Shield (the award given to the team with the best regular-season record) so the challenge for this weekend will be to climb up the table in order to improve their seeding.

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