American Soccer Scoreboard: Thursday

-- FC Nordsjaelland, with American defender Michael Parkhurst, fell, 2-1, at Portugal's Sporting to exit the Europa League third qualifying round, 3-1, on aggregate.

-- The Columbus Crew's win over Philadelphia moves it within three points over overall league leader Los Angeles.

-- Morelia beat Houston to make the Superliga a Mexico vs. USA final. The New England Revs having beaten Puebla on PKs in the other semi on Wednesday.

-- FC Dallas held European Champions League winner Inter Milan to a 2-2 tie in a friendly at Pizza Hut Park.

Thursday Results
Major League Soccer
Philadelphia Union 1, Columbus Crew 2
PHI -- Le Toux 48+ (pen.)
COL-- Lenhart (Schelotto) 43
COL -- Lenhart (Renteria) 50.
Att.: 18,001.

Standings:
Eastern Conference:

P TEAM W-L-T (+/-)
37
Columbus 11-4-4 (+11)
27 New York 8-6-3 (-3)
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23 Toronto 6-6-5 (0)
20 Chicago 5-5-5 (0)
19 Kansas City 5-8-4 (-6)
15 Philadelphia 4-9-3 (-9)
15 New England 4-9-3 (-9)
12 D.C. United 3-12-3 (-18)
Western Conference
P TEAM W-L-T (+/-)
40 Los Angeles 12-3-4 (+18)
34 Real Salt Lake 10-4-4 (+18)
27 FC Dallas 6-2-9 (+6)
25 Seattle 7-8-4 (-4)
24 Colorado 6-5-6 (+2)
23 San Jose 6-5-5 (+2)
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20 Houston 5-8-5 (-4)
18 Chivas USA 5-9-3 (-2)

Leading Scorers:
12 Edson Buddle (Los Angeles)
11 Juan Pablo Angel (New York)
9 Sebastien Le Toux (Philadelphia)
8 Dwayne De Rosario (Toronto FC)
8 Alvaro Saborio (Real Salt Lake)
7 Fredy Montero (Seattle)
7 Justin Braun (Chivas USA)
7 Marco Pappa (Chicago)
7
Steve Zakuani (Seattle)
7 Conor Casey (Colorado)
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SuperLiga
Semifinals
Houston Dynamo 0 Morelia 1
MOR - Sabah 47
Att.: 7,641.

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Concacaf Champions League (Qualifying, Second Leg)
Joe Public 4  Brujas  2   
Xelaju 0 FAS 2
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Americans Abroad
Europa League
Sporting 2 FC Nordsjaelland 1
Michael Parkhurst-FC Nordsjaelland (90 minutes)

International Friendlies
FC Dallas 2 Inter Milan 2
IM - Milito 24
FCD - John 42
IM - Eto'o
FCD - Ferreira 75
Att.: 19,435


Friday Schedule
Americans Abroad
Mexico (Toreno Apertura)

Estudiantes Tecos vs. Puebla
Sammy Ochoa-Estudiantes Tecos

D-2 Pro League
AC St. Louis vs. Vancouver Whitecaps

Standings:
NASL Conference
P TEAM W-L-T
34
Vancouver 8-3-10
25 Carolina 6-4-7
24 Montreal 6-8-6
20 CP Baltimore 5-10-5
20 AC St. Louis 5-10-5
18 Miami FC 3-8-9
USL Conference
P TEAM W-L-T
38
Austin 11-2-5
33 Rochester 9-5-6
27 Portland 7-6-6
27 NSC Minnesota 7-9-6
24 Tampa Bay 6-7-6
23 Puerto Rico 6-7-5
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PDL,
Semifinals

Thunder Bay Chill vs. Baton Rouge Capitals
Portland Timbers U-23s vs. Reading United
(at Portland's PGE Park)
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International Friendlies
AC Milan vs. Panathinaikos
(at the Silverdome in Pontiac, Mich.)

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