Sporting Kansas City midfielder Benny Feilhaber, second from left, is restrained by Graham Zusi (8) as he protests to referee Ismail Elfath, second from right, after a play involving Seattle Sounders midfielder Osvaldo Alonso, left, in the second half of an MLS soccer playoff matchon Oct. 27, 2016, in Seattle. Feilhaber was given a yellow card for dissent on the play. The Sounders beat Sporting Kansas City 1-0.
Sporting Kansas City midfielder Benny Feilhaber, second from left, is restrained by Graham Zusi (8) as he protests to referee Ismail Elfath, second from right, after a play involving Seattle Sounders midfielder Osvaldo Alonso, left, in the second half of an MLS soccer playoff matchon Oct. 27, 2016, in Seattle. Feilhaber was given a yellow card for dissent on the play. The Sounders beat Sporting Kansas City 1-0. Ted S. Warren AP
Sporting Kansas City midfielder Benny Feilhaber, second from left, is restrained by Graham Zusi (8) as he protests to referee Ismail Elfath, second from right, after a play involving Seattle Sounders midfielder Osvaldo Alonso, left, in the second half of an MLS soccer playoff matchon Oct. 27, 2016, in Seattle. Feilhaber was given a yellow card for dissent on the play. The Sounders beat Sporting Kansas City 1-0. Ted S. Warren AP

MLS referees highlight four areas of emphasis, and Sporting KC approves

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