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Timbers start fast, cruise to 4-1 victory over Rapids in opener

Feb. 27, 2024 15:58 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Eryk Williamson scored nine minutes into the match, Antony Alves Santos added two goals before halftime and the Portland Timbers rolled to a 4-1 victory over the Colorado Rapids in a season opener on Saturday night. Phil Neville earned the victory in his first...

Minnesota United finalizes hiring of head coach Eric Ramsay, former Manchester United assistant

Feb. 26, 2024 19:00 PM EST

GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota United finalized the hiring of head coach Eric Ramsay on Monday, one game into the MLS regular season after the unusually drawn-out process of replacing Adrian Heath. Ramsay will join the club once he receives his work visa. The native of...

Lionel Messi scores in injury time, and Inter Miami salvages a 1-1 draw with the LA Galaxy

Feb. 26, 2024 00:32 AM EST

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Anyone who thought Lionel Messi and Inter Miami would steamroll over the rest of Major League Soccer this year has already been proven wrong by the upstart LA Galaxy. Messi was still brilliant enough to keep Miami unbeaten after an early-season test from...

Nashville, Red Bulls kick off season with scoreless draw

Feb. 25, 2024 19:16 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Nashville's Joe Willis and Carlos Coronel of the New York Red Bulls both opened the season with clean sheets in a scoreless season opener on Sunday. Willis had three of his four saves in the first half for Nashville. Coronel did not face a shot on target...

Johnson helps Toronto earn scoreless draw with Cincinnati in opener

Feb. 25, 2024 17:17 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Sean Johnson made seven saves and Toronto FC played FC Cincinnati to a scoreless draw in a season opener on Sunday. Johnson turned away four shots in the second half to earn the clean sheet for Toronto, which has opened a season on the road in six straight and 16...

Dynamo, Sporting KC play to 1-1 draw in season opener

Feb. 25, 2024 02:20 AM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — Houston's Gabriel Segal scored eight minutes after Sporting Kansas City's Erik Thommy found the net in the second half and the Dynamo rallied to forge a 1-1 draw in a season opener on Saturday night. After a scoreless first half, Sporting KC grabbed the lead on...

St Louis City, Real Salt Lake play to 1-1 draw

Feb. 25, 2024 00:22 AM EST

ST. LOUIS, Mo. (AP) — Samuel Adeniran scored late in the second half to rally St. Louis City to a 1-1 draw with Real Salt Lake on Saturday night. Adeniran's goal in St. Louis City's opener came in the 79th minute, five minutes after Cristian Arango's netter had given Real Salt Lake...

Lod, Bran lead Minnesota United to 2-1 victory over Austin in opener

Feb. 25, 2024 00:16 AM EST

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Robin Lod scored a first-half goal, Alejandro Bran debuted with a goal during second-half stoppage time and Minnesota United held off Austin FC 2-1 on Saturday night. Lod scored in the 34th minute and Minnesota United took a 1-0 lead into halftime. ...

Sealy scores late, Dallas opens with 2-1 victory over Earthquakes

Feb. 24, 2024 23:19 PM EST

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dante Sealy scored his second career goal, finding the net in the fourth minute of second-half stoppage time to rally FC Dallas to a 2-1 victory over the San Jose Earthquakes in a season opener on Saturday night. San Jose jumped out to a 1-0 lead just six...

Gazdag's late goal rallies Union to 2-2 draw with Fire in opener

Feb. 24, 2024 22:43 PM EST

CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — Dániel Gazdag scored in the third minute of second-half stoppage time, rallying the Philadelphia Union to a 2-2 draw with the Chicago Fire in a season opener on Saturday night. Brian Gutiérrez found the net in the 39th minute and Chicago took a 1-0 lead into...