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John Meyer / Denver Post Oct 15, 2017
Rapids beat Real Salt Lake in final home game of season

Rapids beat Real Salt Lake in final home game of season

With nothing at stake except professional pride, fan appreciation and the opportunity to ruin the playoff hopes of their most bitter rival, the Rapids won the final home game of a dreary season Sunday evening, defeating Real Salt Lake 1-0.
SBI Soccer Oct 15, 2017
Bruin brace pushes dominant Sounders into playoffs

Bruin brace pushes dominant Sounders into playoffs

SEATTLE — It has not been the smoothest title defense. The Seattle Sounders will not win the 2017 Supporters’ Shield. There have been injuries, and there have been long stretches of impotent (...)
Kansas City Star Oct 15, 2017

Sporting KC clinches playoff spot but settles for scoreless draw against Houston

The past winter incorporated the most noticeable roster turnover in coach Peter Vermes’ tenure with Sporting Kansas City. By the time the process was finished, nearly half the starting lineup …

Bruin scores twice in 2nd half; Sounders beat FC Dallas 4-0

SEATTLE (AP) — Will Bruin scored twice in four minutes midway through the second half and the Seattle Sounders clinched a playoff berth and a chance to defend their MLS Cup by beating FC Dallas 4-0 on Sunday. The Sounders (13-9-11) are tied for second place in the Western Conference with Portland at 50 points apiece with one game left, two points behind West-leading Vancouver. Dallas (10-10-13) still has not clinched a playoff spot and is tied with San Jose for the final position at 43 points after Sunday's games. With Seattle clinging to the lead on Victor Rodriguez's 31st-minute goal,...
Seattle Times Oct 15, 2017
Sounders clinch postseason spot by clubbing FC Dallas

Sounders clinch postseason spot by clubbing FC Dallas

Will Bruin scored twice as the Sounders, who are still alive for a first-round bye, beat Dallas 4-0.
SBI Soccer Oct 15, 2017
Valeri goal, two assists send Timbers to playoffs with win over D.C.

Valeri goal, two assists send Timbers to playoffs with win over D.C.

Diego Valeri did what Diego Valeri does as his goal from the spot and assist clinched a playoff spot for the Portland Timbers.
SBI Soccer Oct 15, 2017
Nemanja Nikolic's hat trick leads Fire past Union

Nemanja Nikolic's hat trick leads Fire past Union

Nemanja Nikolic’s hat-trick led the Chicago Fire to a big win over the Philadelphia Union.
Toronto Sun Oct 15, 2017
Disjointed match against Impact oddly a tight win for TFC

Disjointed match against Impact oddly a tight win for TFC

It’s been two weeks since the Montreal Impact were eliminated from MLS playoff contention, 11 months after nearly preventing TFC from hosting MLS Cup last December.
Sounders vs. FC Dallas: Live updates as Seattle tries to clinch MLS playoff spot

Sounders vs. FC Dallas: Live updates as Seattle tries to clinch MLS playoff spot

Follow here for live updates and analysis as the Sounders host FC Dallas in their first match in two weeks.

Australia, Honduras set dates for inter-continental playoff

SYDNEY (AP) — Australia and Honduras have agreed dates for their inter-continental World Cup qualifying playoff. The teams will meet in Honduras on Nov. 10 and in the return leg at Sydney's Olympic Stadium on Nov. 15. The kickoff time and venue for the first leg has yet to be confirmed by FIFA but it is expected to be in the Honduran city of San Pedro Sula. Australia qualified for the inter-continental playoff after winning a two-game series against Syria in an Asian conference playoff last week and Honduras as the fourth-team in the CONCACAF region, comprising North and Central America and...
Missing World Cup shows U.S. Soccer needs total rebuild

Missing World Cup shows U.S. Soccer needs total rebuild

The stunning nature of the U.S. ouster will inspire an unflinching examination of the entire national program for men’s soccer, a reassessment that, if done honestly, can lead to positive change.

NZ, Peru confirm dates for inter-continental playoff

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand and Peru have confirmed dates for their FIFA World Cup inter-continental playoff matches next month. The nations' capital cities will host the matches with the first leg in Wellington on Saturday, Nov. 11 and the second leg at the Estadio Nacional in Lima on Nov. 15. The winner progresses to the 2018 World Cup in Russia. New Zealand qualified for the playoff after winning the Oceania qualifying series while Peru finished fifth behind Brazil, Uruguay, Argentina and Colombia in the CONMEBOL qualifying series, edging Chile out of the playoff on goals...
Seattle Times Oct 14, 2017
World Cup break in rearview mirror, Sounders return to grind of staying in playoff race

World Cup break in rearview mirror, Sounders return to grind of staying in playoff race

A loss Sunday to FC Dallas would likely end any chance at having home-field advantage for a playoff game and would make the path to the playoffs even more challenging.
Toronto Sun Oct 14, 2017
TFC can taste redemption

TFC can taste redemption

To stress urgency this week, TFC coach Greg Vanney reminded his guys what's left of the
Washington Post Oct 14, 2017
D.C. United will try to avoid unwanted MLS history in match at Portland Timbers

D.C. United will try to avoid unwanted MLS history in match at Portland Timbers

D.C. United at Portland Timbers Where: Providence Park. When: Sunday at 7:30 p.m. ET. TV: NewsChannel 8. Records: United 9-18-5, 32 points; Timbers 13-11-8, 47 points. D.C. probable starters: GK Bill Hamid; Ds Nick DeLeon, Kofi Opare, Steve Birnbaum, Chris Korb; MFs Marcelo Sarvas, Russell Canouse, Paul Arriola, Luciano Acosta, Zoltan Stieber; F Patrick Mullins. […]

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