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LAFC must live up to the hype in Year 2

LAFC was a wildly successful expansion team, despite falling short in the playoffs. Its sophomore season will require a more successful ending.

Sporting KC vs. Portland: Can Timbers oust the West's best? (1:23)
NY Red Bulls vs. Atlanta United: Who has the edge? (1:52)
MLS Best XI: Which star would Paul Mariner build around? (1:58)
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MLS Cup playoffs: All you need to know

With the regular season done, now the real fun begins. Full details on the 2018 MLS Cup playoffs, including who's in and who plays who and when.

Rooney: DC need to build on playoff disappointment (1:09)
Almiron, Martinez explain how Atlanta prevailed vs. NYCFC (2:17)

MLS Table

Eastern ConferenceGPWDLGDP
New York Red Bulls342257+2971
Atlanta United FC342167+2669
New York City FC3416810+1456
DC United3414911+1051
Columbus Crew SC3414911-251
Philadelphia Union3415514-150
Montreal Impact3414416-646
New England Revolution34101113-641
Toronto FC3410618-536
Chicago Fire348818-1332
Orlando City SC348422-3128
Western ConferenceGPWDLGDP
Sporting Kansas City341888+2562
Seattle Sounders FC3418511+1559
LAFC341699+1657
FC Dallas341699+857
Portland Timbers3415910+654
Real Salt Lake3414713-349
LA Galaxy3413912+248
Vancouver Whitecaps3413813-1347
Houston Dynamo3410816038
Minnesota United FC3411320-2236
Colorado Rapids348719-2731
San Jose Earthquakes344921-2221