Columbus 2-1 Colorado: Crew battle past Rapids - Via MLS (2:14)
New England 2-2 Chicago: Revs drop valuable points - Via MLS (2:14)
Minnesota 3-2 Portland: Loons strike early - Via MLS (2:17)
New York 2-0 Toronto: Red Bulls keep eyes on Shield - Via MLS (2:17)
Atlanta 2-0 RSL: Gressel lifts Atlanta - Via MLS (2:12)
Orlando 0-0 Houston: Rare Lions clean sheet - Via MLS (2:17)
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17hReuters

Loons beat Portland to keep playoff hopes alive

Minnesota United jumped out to a 3-0 lead and held on despite losing a man to a red card in defeating the visiting Portland Timbers 3-2 Saturday.

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Montreal, NYCFC settle for 1-1 draw

NYCFC and the Montreal Impact each took a step closer to clinching a playoff spot on Saturday when the teams battled to a 1-1 tie at Stade Saputo.

LAFC 2-0 San Jose: Defense the best offense - Via MLS (2:14)
Ibrahimovic: 500 goals saved my new book (0:32)
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3dJeff Carlisle and Tom Marshall

Campeones Cup has potential but a few key flaws

The Campeones Cup on Wednesday between Tigres and Toronto FC showed the potential of partnership between Liga MX and MLS -- but not without flaws.

La Liga president: USA games are no attack on MLS (0:54)
Portland 3-2 Columbus: Timbers outlast Crew SC - Via MLS (4:11)
Seattle 0-1 Philadelphia: Union halt Sounders' run - Via MLS (2:02)
San Jose 3-4 Atlanta: Martinez sparks late comeback - Via MLS (2:07)
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4dReuters

Union come West, end Sounders' win streak

Fabrice-Jean Picault's goal in second-half stoppage time put a stop to Seattle's nine-match winning run and gave Philadelphia a 1-0 victory.

MLS Ladder

Eastern ConferenceGPWDLGDP
Atlanta United FC301965+2963
New York Red Bulls301857+2359
New York City FC301488+1350
Columbus Crew SC301389+147
Philadelphia Union2913412-443
Montreal Impact3012414-540
DC United289811035
New England Revolution2981110-235
Toronto FC298615-730
Chicago Fire297715-1128
Orlando City SC297418-2625
Western ConferenceGPWDLGDP
Sporting Kansas City281567+2051
LAFC291487+1450
FC Dallas281486+1050
Portland Timbers301389+147
Real Salt Lake3013611045
Seattle Sounders FC2813510+844
Vancouver Whitecaps2811710-840
LA Galaxy2910811-538
Minnesota United FC2910316-1433
Houston Dynamo298813+432
Colorado Rapids296617-2324
San Jose Earthquakes304818-1820