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Wondolowski scores 149th, 150th goals; Earthquakes win

May. 26, 2019 9:51 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Chris Wondolowski scored his 149th and 150th MLS goals in the San Jose Earthquakes' 2-1 victory over Toronto FC on Sunday night. The MLS career goals leader scored both from close range. Wondolowski got a yard's separation from Drew Moor and deftly redirected in Cristian Espinoza's cross in...

Russell's hat trick helps Sporting beat Sounders, snap skid

May. 26, 2019 8:39 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Johnny Russell had a hat trick and Sporting Kansas City beat the Seattle Sounders 3-2 on Sunday to snap a seven-game winless streak. Nicolas Hasler took it away from Seattle's Handwalla Bwana near midfield and then led Yohan Croizet with a low pass to the right corner of the area....

Beckham scores as United faces Bayern 20 years after CL win

May. 26, 2019 4:26 PM EDT

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Ole Gunnar Solskjaer wound back the years as the Manchester United manager came off the bench to score for Alex Ferguson's side against a Bayern Munich team in the "Treble Reunion" match — 20 years to the day after United won the 1999 Champions League final. Fans young and...

3 Florida soccer teammates struck, killed by car

May. 26, 2019 10:15 AM EDT

NORTH MIAMI, Fla. (AP) — Three teens are dead after being struck by a car while waiting for a bus to a soccer tournament. The Miami Herald reports the teammates were standing on a North Miami sidewalk in uniform when they were hit by the car Saturday morning. They were identified as 13-year-old Gideon...

Rooney gives DC United 1-1 tie with New England

May. 25, 2019 11:31 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Wayne Rooney converted a penalty kick in the 90th minute to give D.C. United to a 1-1 tie with the New England Revolution on Saturday night. D.C. United (7-4-4) took over sole possession of first place in the Eastern Conference. Rooney scored after taking a hard hit from New...

Mezquida scores late to lift Rapids past Crew, 3-2

May. 25, 2019 11:27 PM EDT

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Nicolás Mezquida scored in the 89th minute to give the Colorado Rapids a 3-2 victory over the Columbus Crew on Saturday night. Mezquida corralled the Crew's attempted clearance of Jack Price's corner near the right side of the penalty arc and punched a right-footed shot...

Romain M├ętanire scores, Minnesota United beat Dynamo 1-0

May. 25, 2019 10:27 PM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Romain Métanire scored in the 20th minute and Vito Mannone had his fifth shutout of the season to help Minnesota United beat the Houston Dynamo 1-0 on Saturday night. Métanire scored on a strike from the right flank that deflected off midfielder Boniek García and...

Kaku, Omir Fernandez lead Red Bulls over FC Cincinnati 2-0

May. 25, 2019 10:04 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Romero "Kaku" Gamarra and Omir Fernandez scored late goals to help the New York Red Bulls beat expansion FC Cincinnati 2-0 on Saturday night. Kaku pounced on FC Cincinnati defender Mathieu Deplagne's poorly managed ball and took it directly at the goalkeeper, slotting it home to give the...

Timbers cap 12-game trip with 3-1 win over Union

May. 25, 2019 9:52 PM EDT

CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — Brian Fernández scored twice and the Portland Timbers beat Philadelphia 3-1 on Saturday night to knock the Union from the top spot in the Eastern Conference standings. The game ended Portland's 12-game, season-opening trip because of stadium renovations. The Timbers will return...

Ali Adnan helps Whitecaps beat FC Dallas 2-1

May. 25, 2019 9:20 PM EDT

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Ali Adnan had his first MLS goal to help the Vancouver Whitecaps beat FC Dallas 2-1 on Saturday. Lucas Venuto also scored for Vancouver (4-6-3) and Maxime Crepeau made three saves. Adnan split defenders Michael Barrios and Reggie Cannon in the 30th minute and powered to...