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Newcomers Emilio, Angel lead MLS scorers
October 4th, 2007 7AM
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[MLS STATS] With three games left, D.C. United's Brazilian striker Luciano Emilio is the first MLS player to score 20 regular-season since Carlos Ruiz (24) and Taylor Twellman (23) did in 2002. With three more strikes Emilio would tie D.C. United's single-season record, set by Raul Diaz Arce in 1996. The MLS record is 27, set by Roy Lassiter while with Tampa Bay in 1996. The second leading scorer this season is another South American newcomer: New York's Juan Pablo Angel.

Player (team) GP G

Emilio (D.C. United) 26 20
Angel (New York) 21 17
Johnson (Kansas City) 21 15
Twellman (New England) 23 14
Galindo (Chivas USA) 25 12
Razov (Chivas USA) 25 11
Altidore (New York) 19 8

Team: average home attendance

Los Angeles: 23,829
D.C. United: 20,458
Toronto FC: 20,100
New England: 16,394
Real Salt Lake: 16,361
New York: 16,276
Chicago: 15,844
Colorado: 15,048
FC Dallas: 15,171
Houston: 14,832
Chivas USA: 14,265
Columbus: 13,778
Kansas City: 11,388
Leaguewide: 174 games, 2,851,359 fans for 16,387.

Team: goals scored per game

D.C. United: 1.96
New England: 1.70
Chivas USA: 1.62
New York: 1.59
Houston: 1.52
Kansas City: 1.52
Los Angeles: 1.27
FC Dallas: 1.26
Columbus: 1.19
Chicago: 1.04
Real Salt Lake: 1.04
Colorado: 0.96
Toronto FC: 0.77
Leaguewide goals per game average: 2.68 goals per game.

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