Sounders take aim at shorthanded LAFC

Mere seconds removed from their meeting in Major League Soccer's Western Conference final a season ago, a television reporter asked Seattle coach Br

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Almeyda weighs MLS future at Earthquakes

"I'll take three or four days to analyze a lot of things, I'll speak with my family and see what the future holds for me," said Almeyda.

Dallas defeat Portland on penalties to advance to semis (2:01)
Minnesota earn first-ever playoff win vs. Colorado (1:59)
Melia the hero as Sporting KC beat San Jose on penalties (2:11)
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Melia saves day as SKC eliminates San Jose

Tim Melia stopped all three penalty-kick attempts he faced as No. 1 seed Sporting Kansas City advanced with a shootout victory over San Jose.

Columbus beat RBNY 3-2 in first round of playoffs (2:00)
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Crew hold on for playoff win over NYRB

Darlington Nagbe broke a 1-1 halftime tie and Gyasi Zardes added a needed insurance score when the Columbus Crew defeated the New York Red Bulls.

Orlando survive 2 reds, wild shootout for first playoff win (4:04)
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MLS Table

Philadelphia Union231454+2447
Toronto FC231355+744
Columbus Crew SC231256+1541
Orlando City SC231184+1541
New York City FC231238+1239
New York Red Bulls23959-232
Nashville SC23887+232
New England Revolution23887+132
Montreal Impact238213-1026
Inter Miami CF237313-1024
Chicago Fire FC235810-623
Atlanta United FC236413-722
DC United235612-1621
FC Cincinnati234415-2416
Sporting Kansas City211236+1339
Seattle Sounders FC221165+2139
Portland Timbers231166+1139
Minnesota United FC21975+1034
Colorado Rapids18846+428
FC Dallas22976+434
San Jose Earthquakes23869-1630
Vancouver Whitecaps239014-1727
LA Galaxy226412-1922
Real Salt Lake225710-1022
Houston Dynamo FC234910-1021