Orlando City star Kaka explains what being an MLS All-Star means to him, especially for a match against Real Madrid.
It has been 10 years since the introduction of the U.S. Soccer Developmental Academy program. Replacing the previous Super Y-League model, the Developmental Academy's shift of focus to heightened training and more competitive games has been vital. It was supposed to persuade the best young American and Canadian talent to remain at domestic academies rather than leave for clubs abroad.
While it's nearly impossible to assume that all bright talents will avoid the lures of Europe and beyond, the...