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Real Salt Lake had its best second half in club history. D.C. United made a spectacular comeback in New York. Los Angeles remains winless
after tying with a late goal for the second straight game. Chicago came back against floundering defending champ Columbus to remain the league's only undefeated team. Week 6 also saw the first
coaching casualty of the season. 0-2-4.
Its 2-2 tie with Chicago extended the Columbus Crew's worst start ever for a defending
champ with two losses and four ties. The Crew took a 2-0 lead on first-half goals by Chad Marshall
and Alejandro Moreno
. But Brian McBride
scored in the final four minutes to keep Chicago as the league's only undefeated team. The Crew's Gino Padula
was ejected for a foul on
. McBride's goal was his league-leading fifth of the season. VIDEO JOHN CARVER
. After Toronto FC beat Chivas USA, 1-0, on Wednesday, and before its 1-0 win over Kansas City on Sunday, its head coach announced his
resignation for unspecified "personal reasons." The Englishman, hired February, 2008, leaves with a 11-15-10 record. He guided Toronto to a 2-2-2 record this season. Now 3-2-2, Toronto
is in first-place in the East. 11.
The San Jose Earthquakes fell, 2-0 at Seattle and are now 0-6-5 on the road since June of last season.
Seattle keeper Kasey Keller
returned from a red-card suspension and extended his shutout streak to 389 minutes. Steve Zakuani
and Brad Evans
scored Seattle's goals. VIDEO LANDON DONOVAN.
A week after he assisted on a late goal
to earn Los Angeles a 1-1 tie at San Jose, Donovan scored with eight minutes left to give the Galaxy a 1-1 tie with Colorado. Los Angeles, however, remains winless at 0-1-4. It was the third goal
of the season for Donovan, who last year led the league with 20 strikes. VIDEO 6.
Real Salt Lake became the third team in MLS history to score six goals in a half. Jamison Olave, Clint Mathis, Yura Movsisyan, Luis Miguel
Escalada, Andy Williams
and Robbie Findley
all scored in the second half of the 6-0 rout of New England, which had never suffered such a big loss in its 14-year history.
Real outshot the Revs, 29-6. VIDEO ATIBA HARRIS
scored and was
red-carded in Chivas USA's 2-0 win over FC Dallas. Alecko Eskandarian
scored Chivas USA's second goal in stoppage time after meeting a through ball from 20-year-old
, a 82nd minute sub. Chivas USA (5-1-0) is in first place in the West, four points ahead of Seattle. VIDEO 36
. D.C. United was trailing, 2-1, at New York in the 90th minute when Luciano Emilio
and Chris Pontius
scored within 36 seconds to secure a 3-2 win over last season's MLS Cup runner-up, the New York Red Bulls. The win ended United's 11-game away winless
streak in all competitions. VIDEO