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Timbers down RSL 2-0 for conference title, MLS final berth

Dec. 04, 2021 22:17 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Felipe Mora and Santiago Moreno scored and the Portland Timbers advanced to the MLS Cup final with a 2-0 victory over Real Salt Lake in the Western Conference final on Saturday. Fourth-seeded Portland will host the winner of Sunday's Eastern...

Castellanos, Callens lift NYC FC past Atlanta United, 2-0

Nov. 21, 2021 17:33 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Golden Boot winner Valentín Castellanos and Alexander Callens scored less than four minutes apart early in the second half and New York City FC beat Atlanta United 2-0 on Sunday in the first round of the MLS playoffs. Fourth-seeded NYCFC will play at...

United Airlines to end service at NE Louisiana airport

Nov. 11, 2021 13:30 PM EST

MONROE, La. (AP) — Monroe Regional Airport is losing one of its three major carriers. United Airlines announced that it will end service from the airport early in 2022, the City of Monroe confirmed in a news release. “United Airlines said the...

NYCFC ties Union 1-1, secures No. 4 seed in playoffs

Nov. 07, 2021 22:39 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Valentín “Taty” Castellanos scored his 19th goal of the season to give short-handed New York City FC a 1-1 tie with the Philadelphia Union on Sunday, clinching a home game in the first round of the MLS playoffs. Fourth-seeded New York City...

Atlanta United beats Cincinnati 2-1, earns playoff berth

Nov. 07, 2021 18:01 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Miles Robinson and Josef Martínez scored and Atlanta United overcame an early deficit to beat FC Cincinnati 2-1 on Sunday and clinch a playoff berth on the last day of the regular season. Atlanta (13-9-12) earned the No. 5 seed in the Eastern...

Atlanta plays Red Bulls to scoreless draw

Nov. 03, 2021 22:01 PM EDT

HARRISON, N.J. (AP) — Bradley Guzan made three saves and Atlanta United played the New York Red Bulls to a 0-0 draw Wednesday night. A win by either Atlanta or New York would have secured their spot in the postseason. With the draw, Nashville and Philadelphia each...

Araújo scores again, Atlanta United and Toronto FC tie 1-1

Oct. 30, 2021 20:47 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Luiz Araújo scored for the second consecutive game and Atlanta United and Toronto FC tied 1-1 on Saturday night. Araújo put pressure on the Toronto back line, forcing a pass to goalkeeper Quinten Westburg but Araújo continued to swarm and stole the...

Araújo, Martínez help Atlanta United beat Inter Miami 2-1

Oct. 27, 2021 22:12 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Luiz Araújo had a goal and an assist and Josef Martínez also scored to help Atlanta United beat Inter Miami 2-1 on Wednesday night. Martínez slipped behind the defense and ran onto a perfectly timed through ball by Araújo and rolled in a one-touch...

NYCFC's Thórarinsson scores in 90th for 1-1 tie with Atlanta

Oct. 20, 2021 22:08 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Gudmundur Thórarinsson scored on a free kick in the 90th minute, giving New York City FC a 1-1 tie with Atlanta United on Wednesday night. Thórarinsson's curled a left-footed shot up and over the wall past a diving Brad Guzan. It...