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Minnesota and Portland play to scoreless draw

Sep. 23, 2019 12:37 AM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Portland Timbers and Minnesota United played to a scoreless draw at a rain-soaked Providence Park Sunday, delaying Minnesota's bid for a berth in the Major League Soccer playoffs. Minnesota (14-10-7, 49 points) could've clinched a playoff spot with a win against Portland and will...

DC United secures 2-0 shutout victory over Seattle

Sep. 22, 2019 10:33 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Frederic Brillant scored to help DC United blank the Seattle Sounders 2-0 Sunday night. Lucas Rodriguez got the scoring started for DC United (13-10-9) in the 14th minute on a shot 13 yards away from the center of the box. Brillant put DC United ahead 2-0 in the 54th minute with a shot 12...

New York Red Bulls shut out Philadelphia Union 2-0

Sep. 22, 2019 9:08 PM EDT

HARRISON, N.J. (AP) — Daniel Royer's goal helped the New York Red Bulls secure a 2-0 shutout win over the Philadelphia Union on Sunday. Tom Barlow gave New York (14-13-5) a 1-0 advantage in the 32nd minute on a shot 12 yards out from the center of the box. Royer capped the scoring for New York in the 2-0...

Dallas, New York City finish in 1-1 tie

Sep. 22, 2019 8:54 PM EDT

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Zdenek Ondrasek scored to help Dallas tie New York City 1-1 Sunday. Valentin Castellanos notched the first goal for New York City (16-5-10) in the first minute on a shot 11 yards away from the right side of the box, assisted by Anton Tinnerholm. Ondrasek tied the match for Dallas...

Liverpool holds on to beat Chelsea as Man United loses

Sep. 22, 2019 6:03 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Liverpool showcased title credentials while exposing Chelsea's defensive frailties. Manchester United's deep flaws surfaced in defeat at West Ham. Arsenal demonstrated powers of perseverance against Aston Villa. Within a few hours across London on Sunday, there was a snapshot of challenges...

Man United loses 2-0 at West Ham in Premier League

Sep. 22, 2019 5:55 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Manchester United lost 2-0 at West Ham on Sunday to leave Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side winless in seven Premier League matches on the road stretching back into last season. To compound United's problems, Marcus Rashford limped off early in the second half after Andriy Yarmolenko had given the...

FIFA president: Racism in Italian stadiums 'very serious'

Sep. 22, 2019 5:23 PM EDT

PARMA, Italy (AP) — FIFA president Gianni Infantino labeled the situation of racism inside Italian soccer stadiums "very serious" following the latest incident of offensive chants. A 2-2 draw between Atalanta and Fiorentina on Sunday was suspended briefly during the first half due to racist chants. The...

Liverpool 5 points clear at top after beating Chelsea 2-1

Sep. 22, 2019 2:13 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Liverpool restored its five-point lead over Manchester City at the top of the Premier League after Trent Alexander-Arnold and Roberto Firmino clinched a 2-1 victory over Chelsea on Sunday. Chasing a first English title since 1990, Liverpool claimed a sixth successive league win at the start...

Wolves ends losing run with draw at Crystal Palace

Sep. 22, 2019 12:22 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Diogo Jota's stoppage-time goal eased some pressure on Wolverhampton Wanderers manager Nuno Espirito Santo by clinching a 1-1 draw at Crystal Palace in the Premier League on Sunday. Roy Hodgson's team looked set for another home win at Selhurst Park after taking the lead through Leander...

Vela's stoppage time goal helps Los Angeles draw Toronto 1-1

Sep. 22, 2019 12:56 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Carlos Vela scored a stoppage time goal to lift Los Angeles to a 1-1 tie with Toronto Saturday. Tsubasa Endoh gave Toronto (12-10-10) a 1-0 advantage in the 19th minute on a shot 12 yards out from the left side of the box, assisted by Jozy Altidore. Vela tied it at 1-1 for Los Angeles...