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Chicago moves into playoff zone; Sporting KC clinches
by Paul Kennedy, October 13th, 2013 12:36AM

TAGS:  mls


[MLS REWIND: Week 33] One after another, New England, Philadelphia and Chicago moved into the playoff zone in the Eastern Conference on Saturday, but when the evening was over it was the Fire in fifth place. Barely. Saturday's results also saw Sporting Kansas City become the second team to clinch a playoff berth, while FC Dallas was eliminated with its 3-2 loss to Chicago.

The Fire got a goal and assist for Mike Magee, who tied Marco Di Vaio for the MLS scoring lead with his 19th goal, as it raced out to a 3-0 lead before holding on for the victory after Kenny Cooper scored twice for FC Dallas.

Jack McInerney
ended his streak of 18 games without a goal to score in the 90th minute to give the Philadelphia Union a 1-1 tie at D.C. United that sent Sporting KC back to the playoffs.

New England moved to within a point of the Union and Montreal with a 1-0 win at the Impact. The game was marred by an ugly injury to the Revs' Saer Sene, who suffered a dislocated left ankle and broken left fibula in the first half.

Just one point separates the fourth- to seventh-place teams in the Eastern Conference. Just three points separate the fourth- to seventh-place teams in the Eastern Conference.

MLS WEEK 33, Schedule:
Saturday, October 12
Montreal 0 New England 1.
NE: Jose Goncalves (Juan Agudelo, Diego Fagundez) 31.
Att.: 18,917.

Saturday, October 12
D.C. United 1 Philadelphia 1.
DC: Nick DeLeon (Lewis Neal) 36
PHI: Jack McInerney (Kleberson) 90
Att.: 11,213.

McInerney Goal:

Saturday, October 12
FC Dallas 2 Chicago 3.
CHI: Juan Luis Anangono (Mike Magee) 25
CHI: Mike Magee (Alex) 42
CHI:  Jalil Anibaba 52
DAL: Kenny Cooper (David Ferreira, Ramon Nunez) 63
DAL: Kenny Cooper 75 
Att.: 14,087.

Wednesday, October 9
Houston 0 Sporting KC 0.
Att.: 16,433.

Wednesday, October 9
Seattle 1 Vancouver 4.
VAN: Kekuta Manneh (Daigo Kobayashi) 12
VAN: Kekuta Manneh (Camilo, Lee Young-Pyo) 42
VAN: Kekuta Manneh (Daigo Kobayashi) 53
SEA: Mauro Rosales 69
VAN: Nigel Reo-Coker 82
Att.: 38,833.

Wednesday, October 9
San Jose 1 Colorado 0.
SJ: Chris Wondolowski (Shea Salinas) 69
Att.: 10,525.

MLS WEEK 33, Schedule:
Sunday, October 13
9 pm ET
Portland vs. Seattle ESPN
Eastern Conference:

53 (32) *New York 15-9-8 50/39
52 (32) *Sporting KC 15-10-7 44/29
48 (32) Houston 13-10-9 39/37
46 (31) Montreal 13-11-7 48/46
46 (32) Chicago 13-12-7 44/47
46 (32) Philadelphia 12-10-10 40/40
45 (32) New England 12-11-9 45/36
41 (32) Columbus 12-15-5 40/42
26 (32) Toronto FC 5-16-11 29/46
16 (32) D.C. United 3-22-7 21/56
*Clinched playoff berth.

Western Conference:
52 (32) Real Salt Lake 15-10-7 55/40
51 (31) Seattle 15-10-6 41/38
50 (31) Portland 12-5-14 48/33
48 (31) LA Galaxy 14-11-6 51/37
48 (32) Colorado 13-10-9 42/33
47 (32) San Jose 13-11-8 33/41
45 (32) Vancouver 12-11-9 48/42
41 (32) FC Dallas 10-11-11 45/50
26 (32) Chivas USA 6-18-8 29/60
19+1 Mike Magee (LA Galaxy/Chicago)
19 Marco Di Vaio (Montreal)
18 Camilo (Vancouver)
15 Robbie Keane (LA Galaxy)
12 Diego Fagundez (New England)
12 Dominic Oduro (Columbus)
11+1 Jack McInerney (Philadelphia)
11 Alvaro Saborio (Real Salt Lake)
11 Federico Higuain (Columbus)
11 Blas Perez (FC Dallas)

MLS WEEK 34, Schedule:
Wednesday, October 16
10:30 pm ET
LA Galaxy vs. Montreal

Friday, October 18
8 pm ET
Sporting KC vs. D.C. United NBCSN

Saturday, October 19
2 pm ET
Montreal vs. Philadelphia
3 pm ET
FC Dallas vs. Seattle NBCSN
6 pm ET
Colorado vs. Vancouver
7:30 pm ET
New England vs. Columbus
8:30 pm ET
Chicago vs. Toronto FC
10:30 pm ET
Portland vs. Real Salt Lake

Sunday, October 20
4 pm ET
Houston vs. New York UniMas
9 pm ET
LA Galaxy vs. San Jose ESPN

MLS WEEK 35, Schedule:
Wednesday, October 23
9 pm ET
Real Salt Lake vs. Chivas USA

Saturday, October 26
3 pm ET
Philadelphia vs. Sporting KC NBCSN
4 pm ET
Toronto FC vs. Montreal Univision Dep.
5:30 pm ET
San Jose vs. FC Dallas NBCSN
10:30 pm ET
Chivas USA vs. Portland

Sunday, October 27
1:30 pm ET
D.C. United vs. Houston NBC
4 pm ET
Columbus vs. New England
5 pm ET
New York vs. Chicago UniMas
8 pm ET
Vancouver vs. Colorado
9 pm ET
Seattle vs. LA Galaxy ESPN

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