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Vela, LAFC set offensive records in 3-1 win over Colorado

Oct. 6, 2019 9:41 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Carlos Vela hat a hat trick to break the MLS season goals record with 34 and help the Los Angeles FC beat the Colorado Rapids 3-1 on Sunday in the regular-season finale. Vela broke the mark of 31 set last year by Atlanta United's Josef Martinez. Los Angeles (21-4-9) set an MLS record for...

Decision Day _ and Golden Boot Day _ looms for MLS

Oct. 5, 2019 7:25 PM EDT

Major League Soccer is bracing for Sunday's annual Decision Day, the final day of the season when teams scramble — all at the same time — for playoff spots and position. This season's regular-season finale also could be called Golden Boot Sunday, as Carlos Vela and Zlatan Ibrahimovic vie for the...

Rapids keep hopes alive with 3-0 win over FC Dallas

Sep. 29, 2019 10:19 PM EDT

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Jack Price scored his first goal of the season, Tim Howard earned his fifth shutout in his last game and the Colorado Rapids kept their slim playoff hopes alive with a 3-0 victory over FC Dallas on Sunday. Colorado (12-15-6) remained three points behind Dallas (12-12-9), which...

Colorado Rapids take down Sporting Kansas City 3-2

Sep. 21, 2019 11:07 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Tommy Smith scored in the 85th minute and the Colorado Rapids secured a 3-2 victory over Sporting Kansas City Saturday. Gerso Fernandes notched the first goal for Sporting Kansas City (10-14-7) in the third minute on a shot 20 yards out from the edge of the box. Smith put Sporting...

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...

Colorado Rapids secure 2-1 win over LA Galaxy

Sep. 11, 2019 11:34 PM EDT

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Cole Bassett and Nicolás Mezquida scored six-minutes apart late in the second half and the Colorado Rapids beat the Los Angeles Galaxy 2-1 on Wednesday night. Bassett gave Colorado (10-14-6) a 1-0 lead in the 79th minute on a header 12 yards away from the right side of the...