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Toronto FC scores 4 goals in extra time, beats DC United 5-1

Oct. 19, 2019 9:05 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Jonathan Osorio scored twice, Richie Laryea and Nick DeLeon added two more in a four-goal extra-time outburst and Toronto FC beat D.C. United 5-1 on Saturday night in the first round of the playoffs to end Wayne Rooney's MLS career. The 33-year-old Rooney is returning to England to join...

Atlanta heads into MLS playoffs looking to defend its Cup

Oct. 16, 2019 5:58 PM EDT

MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — It's been a strange season for Atlanta United. They've added more two more cups to their collection. They've endured some rather baffling losses. After all that, the defending MLS Cup champions are heading into the postseason from essentially the same position as last season. Atlanta,...

Toronto FC beats Crew, earns home playoff game

Oct. 6, 2019 7:09 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Alejandro Pozuelo scored on a free kick in the 57th minute and Toronto FC beat the Columbus Crew 1-0 on Sunday in the regular-season finale to earn a home game in the first round of the playoffs. Toronto (13-10-11) leapfrogged the New York Red Bulls and D.C. United to finish fourth in the...

Gressel, Martinez lift Atlanta United past Revolution, 3-1

Oct. 6, 2019 6:56 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Josef Martinez and Julian Gressel scored second-half goals and Atlanta United beat the New England Revolution 3-1 on Sunday in a playoff preview. Defending champion Atlanta (18-12-4) finished second in the Eastern Conference to set a first-round game against New England. The Revolution...

Matarrita, Tajouri-Shradi help NYCFC beat Union 2-1

Oct. 6, 2019 6:41 PM EDT

CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — Ronald Matarrita and Ismael Tajouri-Shradi scored and New York City FC beat the Philadelphia Union 2-1 on Sunday in the regular-season finale. New York City (18-6-10), the top seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs, earned a first-round bye and will play No. 4 seed Toronto or...

Santos, Crew sink Union 2-0, give NYCFC East crown

Sep. 29, 2019 8:27 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Pedro Santos had a goal and an assist in the second half and the Columbus Crew beat the Philadelphia Union 2-0 on Sunday night to hand the Eastern Conference's top seed to New York City FC. Youness Mokhtar's first career goal, set up by Luis Diaz and Santos, put Columbus up in the...

Bunbury, Revolution beat New York City, clinch playoff berth

Sep. 29, 2019 8:10 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Teal Bunbury and Gustavo Bou scored, Matt Turner had his second consecutive shutout and the New England Revolution beat New York City FC 2-0 on Sunday to earn a playoff spot. New York City clinched the top seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs after the game when the Columbus...

Mitrita gets a hat trick, NYCFC beats Atlanta United 4-1

Sep. 25, 2019 9:33 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Alexandru Mitrita had a hat trick to lead New York City FC to a 4-1 victory over Atlanta United on Wednesday night. Mitrita gave NYCFC (17-5-10) a 1-0 lead in the 14th minute with a shot 25 yards away from the edge of the box, assisted by Ismael Tajouri. Mitrita put NYC ahead 2-0 in the...

NYCFC edges San Jose Earthquakes 2-1

Sep. 14, 2019 7:05 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Keaton Parks got his first MLS goal, Alexandru Mitrita added the go-ahead score and New York City FC edged the San Jose Earthquakes 2-1 Saturday. Chris Wondolowski opened a 1-0 lead for San Jose (13-12-5) in the 20th minute on a shot 12 yards away from the right side of the box, assisted by...

Toronto FC and New York City FC play to 1-1 draw

Sep. 11, 2019 10:00 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Alejandro Pozuelo scored in the 40th minute and Toronto FC tied New York City FC 1-1 Wednesday night. Alexandru Mitrita got the scoring started for New York City FC (15-5-9) in the sixth minute on a shot 20 yards out from the edge of the box. Pozuelo tied the game for Toronto FC (11-10-9)...