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The five best young guns in MLS

Updated: July 23, 2010, 9:45 AM ET
By Leander Schaerlaeckens | ESPN.com

MLS is no stranger to criticism. After all, the league has struggled to gain respect and credibility over the years. Perhaps the biggest knock on MLS, the one that's cut the deepest, is that the top talent produced in the U.S. either stays for only a brief stint before bolting to greener pastures, er, pitches in Europe, or bypasses the league entirely.

Yet as we reach the midway point of its 15th season, MLS has attracted a quintet of promising prospects. These players ...

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