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Ranking the top MLS players in the World Cup

Published: Friday, Aug. 28 2015 6:55 a.m. MDT

Brazil's goalkeeper Julio Cesar celebrates with his teammates following regulation time during the World Cup round of 16 soccer match between Brazil and Chile at the Mineirao Stadium in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, Saturday, June 28, 2014. Brazil won 3-2 on penalties after a 1-1 tie.  (Manu Fernandez, Associated Press) Brazil's goalkeeper Julio Cesar celebrates with his teammates following regulation time during the World Cup round of 16 soccer match between Brazil and Chile at the Mineirao Stadium in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, Saturday, June 28, 2014. Brazil won 3-2 on penalties after a 1-1 tie. (Manu Fernandez, Associated Press)

The 2014 World Cup was a fantastic one for Major League Soccer. Twenty-two players made World Cup rosters — up from just six in 2008. They have not disappointed. Many — including RSL's Kyle Beckerman — showed the world that MLS is a league on the rise.

Whose stock went up? Who struggled?

We ranked the 15 players who have played during group play and Round of 16 in Brazil.

See the list

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