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Djitte, Gaines get 1st goals, Austin FC beats LA Galaxy 2-0

Sep. 27, 2021 00:50 AM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Orrin McKinze Gaines II scored his first professional goal for his hometown club to highlight Austin FC's 2-0 win over the Los Angeles Galaxy on Sunday night. Moussa Djitte also scored his first goal for the expansion Austin FC (6-16-4). Djitte...

Sounders now first after 2-1 win over Sporting KC

Sep. 26, 2021 21:40 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Cristian Roldan and Will Bruin scored after backend giveaways and the Seattle Sounders defeated Sporting Kansas City 2-1 in a first-place showdown Sunday night. With their league-best eighth road win and first at Kansas City in more than eight...

Slonina, Fire earn scoreless draw with Nashville

Sep. 26, 2021 15:26 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Young goalkeeper Gabriel Slonina picked up his second clean sheet, helping the Chicago Fire earn a 0-0 draw with high-power Nashville on Sunday. The Fire (6-15-6), well below the line, matched second-place Nashville (11-3-12) in a game with scarce...

Arsenal humiliates Spurs, seasons head in opposite direction

Sep. 26, 2021 14:37 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — However bad things have seemed for Arsenal over the last decade, beating Tottenham at the Emirates Stadium can usually be relied on. Just not usually as emphatically as Sunday's north London derby triumph — a 3-1 victory helping to clear the...

New champ Usyk heads for simple life, Joshua eyes rematch

Sep. 26, 2021 06:11 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Anthony Joshua was walking back to his dressing room, dazed, bedraggled — he could barely see out of his right eye — with sympathetic shouts coming from the crowd of 66,000 who’d just seen British boxing’s national treasure lose his world heavyweight titles again. ...

White's goal helps Whitecaps beat FC Dallas 1-0

Sep. 26, 2021 01:12 AM EDT

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Brian White scored a goal in his second consecutive game and the Vancouver Whitecaps beat FC Dallas 1-0 on Saturday night. Vancouver (8-9-9) has just one loss in its last 13 games. White flicked home a header off...

Chara brothers both score in 6-1 Timbers' victory over RSL

Sep. 26, 2021 00:47 AM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Yimmi Chara and his brother Diego Chara scored in the Portland Timbers' 6-1 victory over Real Salt Lake on Saturday night. Felipe Mora, Dairon Asprilla, Jaroslaw Niezgoda and Cristhian Paredes also scored for Portland, which is undefeated in its...

Kikanovic, Javier López score, Earthquakes beat LAFC 2-0

Sep. 26, 2021 00:21 AM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Benjamin Kikanovic and Javier López each scored a goal to give the San Jose Earthquakes a 2-0 victory over LAFC on Saturday night. The Earthquakes (8-9-9) have won two straight and are tied with LAFC (9-11-6) and Vancouver (8-8-9), each three...

Rapids tie 0-0 with Toronto FC, extend unbeaten streak to 11

Sep. 25, 2021 22:58 PM EDT

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Will Yarbrough had two saves to help the Colorado Rapids tie Toronto FC 0-0 on Saturday night. Colorado (12-4-9), which had 62% possession, is unbeaten in 11 straight games dating to a 3-0 loss at Real Salt Lake on July 24. ...

Lod, Finlay each score as Minnesota United beats Dynamo 2-0

Sep. 25, 2021 22:39 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Robin Lod scored the fastest goal in franchise history, Ethan Finlay also had a goal and Minnesota United beat the Houston Dynamo 2-0 on Saturday night. Lod slipped behind the defense and put away a one-touch shot — off a pass by Franco Fragapane...