Vela leads charge as LAFC cruise to win (2:20)
RSL win 3rd straight in emphatic style vs. Atlanta (1:31)
No Zlatan, no problem as LA Galaxy defeat Orlando (1:20)

Goal-starved Crew visit Rapids

The Columbus Crew have four more wins and 11 more points than the Colorado Rapids, but the numbers are deceiving.


Impact face tough challenge at LAFC

After failing to capitalize against two of the weaker teams in Major League Soccer, the Montreal Impact now face the daunting challenge of visiting

Will LAFC keep on rolling in this week's MLS Predictor? (1:30)
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2dJonathan Smith

Sterling: I want to play in MLS one day

Sterling, the Football Writers' Player of the Year, told a conference in New York he was surprised by the enthusiasm for football in the U.S.

Montero earns Vancouver a point at New York Red Bulls (2:07)
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Montero earns Whitecaps road draw vs. NYRB

Fredy Montero converted a 61st-minute penalty kick, and the Vancouver Whitecaps earned a 2-2 draw against the New York Red Bulls on Wednesday night.

Kieran Darcy ESPN Staff Writer 

Hwang In-Beom is on the bench for the Whitecaps at the Red Bulls on Wednesday. Given Vancouver's second game this week is also not easy, against Dallas, I'm planning to switch to Portland's Sebastian Blanco as my Tier 3 midfielder. Blanco has finished in double figures in fantasy points in four straight games.

Kieran Darcy ESPN Staff Writer 

Daniel Royer is on the bench for the Red Bulls against the Whitecaps on Wednesday, but I'm going to stick with him as my MLS fantasy Tier 2 midfielder. He could still come on as a sub, plus the Red Bulls' second game this week — in which I expect Royer to start — is against expansion side FC Cincinnati.

EXCLUSIVE: Wondolowski talks MLS goals record on ESPN FC (2:35)
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4dJeff Carlisle

Ibarra joins Pachuca on loan from Minnesota

Minnesota United has sent Ecuador international forward Romario Ibarra on loan to Liga MX side Pachuca, both clubs confirmed on Tuesday.

Moreno: Wondolowski overcame struggles to make MLS history (1:24)
Ale's MLS Power Rankings (1:27)

MLS Standings

Philadelphia Union13733+1124
DC United14734+524
Montreal Impact15636-621
Atlanta United FC13625+320
New York Red Bulls13535+318
New York City FC11461+318
Toronto FC12525+217
Columbus Crew SC14518-716
Chicago Fire13445+316
Orlando City SC14437-215
New England Revolution14338-1712
FC Cincinnati13328-1211
Seattle Sounders FC13751+826
LA Galaxy14815+225
Houston Dynamo11722+823
Real Salt Lake13616-119
Minnesota United FC12534+218
FC Dallas13535018
San Jose Earthquakes12426-514
Vancouver Whitecaps14356-414
Portland Timbers11326-811
Sporting Kansas City11254011
Colorado Rapids12129-135