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Valeri scores 2 goals, Timbers beat Earthquakes 6-1

Sep. 20, 2020 1:12 AM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Diego Valeri had two goals, Yimmi Chará had a goal and an assist, and the Portland Timbers beat the San Jose Earthquakes 6-1 on Saturday night. Jeremy Ebobisse, Jaroslaw Niezgoda and Julio Cascante also scored for Portland (5-4-3). Valeri converted from the spot in the 25th...

Bassett, Lewis goals lift Colorado Rapids past LA Galaxy 2-0

Sep. 20, 2020 12:44 AM EDT

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Cole Bassett and Jonathan Lewis scored and the Colorado Rapids beat the LA Galaxy 2-0 on Saturday night. Colorado (4-4-4) rebounded from a 4-1 loss to FC Dallas on Wednesday night. The Galaxy (4-4-3) had their six-match unbeaten streak snapped. Sam Vines lofted the ball from...

Real Salt Lake midfielder Damir Kreilach, rear, defends against Vancouver Whitecaps defender Ranko Veselinovic (4) in the first half during an MLS soccer match Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020, in Sandy, Utah. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

Cavallin scores late to lift Whitecaps past Real Salt Lake

Sep. 20, 2020 12:15 AM EDT

SANDY, Utah (AP) — Lucas Cavallini's sliding goal between a pair of defenders in the 84th minute gave the Vancouver Whitecaps a 2-1 victory over Real Salt Lake on Saturday night. Cavillini's left-footed tap off a perfectly threaded center pass from Fredy Montero came just minutes after Real Salt Lake's...

Dynamo score twice in 2nd half to tie Minnesota United 2-2

Sep. 19, 2020 11:09 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Maynor Figueroa's scored his first goal of the season in the 69th minute and the Houston Dynamo overcame a two-goal deficit to tie Minnesota United 2-2 on Saturday night. Figueroa connected on a header from the left of the goalmouth off a rebound. Darwin Quintero — on his birthday...

17-year-old Griffin Yow helps DC United tie Toronto FC 2-2

Sep. 19, 2020 10:20 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Seventeen-year-old Griffin Yow scored his first career MLS goal to help D.C. United salvage a 2-2 tie with Toronto FC on Saturday night. Off Toronto's header attempt to clear from its own end, before the ball landed, the 17-year-old Yow fired a left-footed blast from 15 yards that found...

Eastern Conference-leading Columbus improves to 8-1-3

Sep. 19, 2020 10:00 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Pedro Santos scored in the 50th minute to help the Columbus Crew beat Nashville SC 2-0 on Saturday night. Eastern Conference-leading Columbus (8-1-3) is unbeaten in five matches. Nashville (3-5-3) snapped a four-match undefeated streak. Gyasi Zardes scored on a back-heel flick from...

Mueller, Orlando City beat Fire 4-1, extend unbeaten streak

Sep. 19, 2020 9:46 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Chris Mueller had a goal and an assist, Luís Carlos “Nani” Almeida da Cunha also scored, and Orlando City beat the Chicago Fire 4-1 on Saturday. Mueller cut back to evade a defender and scored on a left-footer that deflected off Chicago's Álvaro Medrán...

Agudelo jumpstarts Inter Miami past Atlanta United 2-1

Sep. 19, 2020 9:43 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Juan Agudelo and Brek Shea scored a goal in an early nine-minute span early and Inter Miami beat Atlanta United 2-1 on Saturday night. All three goals occurred within the first 11 minutes of play. Agudelo punched in a pass from the left center of the box at two minutes to stake Inter Miami...

Medunjanin scores in 85th, FC Cincinnati beats Red Bulls 1-0

Sep. 19, 2020 9:19 PM EDT

HARRISON, N.J. (AP) — Haris Medunjanin scored on a corner kick in the 85th minute and FC Cincinnati beat the New York Red Bulls 1-0 on Saturday night. FC Cincinnati (3-6-3) won for the first time since July 22 — a 2-0 victory over the Red Bulls — and snapped a five-match road losing streak....

Johnson has 7 saves to help NYCFC to 0-0 tie with Revolution

Sep. 19, 2020 6:56 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Sean Johnson had seven saves for his third shutout in the last four games and New York City played the New England Revolution to a 0-0 tie Saturday. Johnson had a pair of diving stops in the first 20 minutes and added two saves in the closing minutes. He has five shutouts this...