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Own goal, Lodeiro's brace lift Sounders past Red Bulls, 4-2

Sep. 15, 2019 9:45 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — In the jumbled MLS Western Conference, the Seattle Sounders know they can't afford to drop points at home. On Sunday, they found a way to pull out all three. A shot by Victor Rodriguez that was knocked in for an own goal in the 83rd minute put Seattle ahead, and Nico Lodeiro's goal in...

Quintero, Minnesota United beat Real Salt Lake 3-1

Sep. 15, 2019 9:16 PM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Darwin Quintero led Minnesota United FC to a 3-1 win over Real Salt Lake with a two-goal showing Sunday. Albert Rusnak struck first for Real Salt Lake (14-12-4) in the 17th minute on a shot 19 yards out from the edge of the box. Quintero put Minnesota United FC (14-10-6) on the board...

Toronto FC beats Rapids 3-2, spoiling Fraser's homecoming

Sep. 15, 2019 7:22 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Jonathan Osorio broke a tie in the 70th minute and Toronto FC beat Colorado 3-2 on Sunday to spoil Rapids coach Robin Fraser's homecoming. Fraser, a former Toronto assistant coach, had won three straight since taking charge of the Rapids (10-15-6) on Aug. 25. Tsubasa Endoh and Alejandro...

DC United bests Timbers 1-0 for second straight road win

Sep. 15, 2019 6:51 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A second straight road win got D.C. United a step closer to securing a playoff spot. An own goal put United up in the 25th minute and the team held on for a 1-0 victory over the Portland Timbers on Sunday. It was United's second straight win after a three-game losing streak. United...

Watford draws with Arsenal on Flores return, Everton loses

Sep. 15, 2019 3:20 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — After spells in charge of Espanyol in Spain and Shanghai Shenhua in China, Quique Sánchez Flores returned to the thrills and spills of the Premier League on Sunday as his Watford side drew with Arsenal 2-2. Flores, who left Watford in 2016 but returned to take over from the fired Javi...

Flores sees Watford fight back in 2-2 draw with Arsenal

Sep. 15, 2019 1:55 PM EDT

WATFORD, England (AP) — Quique Sánchez Flores returned for his second reign as Watford manager and watched his team fight back to earn a well-deserved 2-2 draw against visiting Arsenal on Sunday in the Premier League. Flores, who left Watford in 2016 but returned to take over from the fired Javi...

Montero scores in 90th, Whitecaps beat Dynamo 2-1

Sep. 15, 2019 12:16 AM EDT

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Fredy Montero scored in the 90th minute to give the Vancouver Whitecaps a 2-1 victory over the Houston Dynamo on Saturday night. Hwang In-beom also scored on a penalty kick to help Vancouver (7-14-10) end a three-game losing streak. Mauro Manotas scored for Houston...

Fan banned from all NWSL games after investigation

Sep. 14, 2019 10:58 PM EDT

A person who directed racist taunts at Portland Thorns' goalkeeper Adrianna Franch has been banned from attending National Women's Soccer League games. A fan at the Sept. 6 game between the Thorns and Utah Royals in Salt Lake City first called attention to the unidentified person on Twitter. The tweet was later...

Allan Cruz scores in 1st minute, FC Cincinnati tops Impact

Sep. 14, 2019 10:00 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — Allan Cruz scored in the first minute in expansion FC Cincinnati's 1-0 victory over the Montreal Impact on Saturday night. Przemyslaw Tyton made one save for the shutout. FC Cincinnati (6-21-3) snapped a four-game losing skid and nine-game winless streak. Evan Bush made two saves for the...

Nani scores twice, Orlando City draws New England 3-3

Sep. 14, 2019 9:54 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Nani notched a pair of goals for Orlando City against the New England Revolution in a 3-3 draw Saturday. Tesho Akindele put New England (10-10-10) on top 1-0 with an own goal in the 15th minute. Nani tied the game for Orlando City (9-13-9) at 1-1 in the 22nd minute with a header nine...