MLS Weekend: Shakeup in Supporters' Shield race

The LA Galaxy moved into the lead in the MLS Supporters' Shield race with a 5-1 demolition of New York City FC. Vancouver stayed a point behind the Galaxy in the Western Conference with a 1-0 win over FC Dallas. D.C. United, which went into the week with the lead in the Supporters' Shield race, fell at home, 2-0, to the San Jose Earthquakes, who won their third game in a week.

MLS, Week 25 Results:
Wednesday, August 19
Sporting KC 0 San Jose 5.
SJ: Cordell Cato (Shea Salinas) 3
SJ: Chris Wondolowski pen. 17
SJ: Anibal Godoy (Quincy Amarikwa) 27
SJ: Cordell Cato (Shea Salinas) 58
SJ: Chris Wondolowski (Fatai Alashe) 61
Red Card:
SKC: Benny Feilhaber 71.
Att.: 18,866.



Wednesday, August 19
Columbus 2 New York City 2.
CLB: Kei Kamara (Ethan Finlay) 24
NYC: Kwadwo Poku (David Villa) 57
NYC: Kwadwo Poku (Andrew Jacobson, Andrea Pirlo) 66
CLB: Cedrick Mabwati (Kei Kamara) 72
Att.: 15,514.




Friday, August 21
Portland 2 Houston 2.
HOU: Oscar Boniek Garcia (Will Bruin) 40
HOU: Will Bruin (Brad Davis) 45
POR: Darlington Nagbe (Lucas Melano) 76
POR: Lucas Melano (Diego Valeri) 86
Red Card:
POR: Diego Chara 90+1
Att.: 21,144 (sellout).


Saturday, August 22
Toronto FC 5 Orlando 0.
TFC: Marco Delgado (Michael Bradley) 46
TFC: Sebastian Giovinco 57
TFC: Justin Morrow (Michael Bradley, Sebastian Giovinco) 71
TFC: Jozy Altidore pen. 83
TFC: Jozy Altidore (Robbie Findley, Michael Bradley) 85
Red Cards:
ORL: Rafael Ramos 36
ORL: Adrian Winter 82
Att.: 26,397.



Saturday, August 22
D.C. United 0 San Jose 2.
SJ: Chris Wondolowski 4
SJ: Shea Salinas (Quincy Amarikwa) 52
Att.: 20,043.



Saturday, August 22
Columbus 3 Sporting KC 2,
SKC: Marcel de Jong (Saad Abdul-Salaam, Dom Dwyer) 14
CLB: Ethan Finlay (Kei Kamara) 35
SKC:  Graham Zusi (Matt Besler) 62
CLB: Tony Tchani (Tyson Wahl, Federico Higuain) 80
CLB: Jack McInerney 88
Att.: 20,018 (sellout).



Saturday, August 22
Montreal 0 Philadelphia 1.
PHI: Sebastien Le Toux (Eric Ayuk, C.J. Sapong) 78
Att.: 20,801 (sellout).



Saturday, August 22
Chicago 0 Colorado 1.
COL: Dillon Serna (Gabriel Torres, Kevin Doyle) 1
Att.: 18,317.

Saturday, August 22
Vancouver 1 FC Dallas 0.
VAN: Cristian Techera (Kekuta Manneh) 32
Att.: 21,000 (sellout).



Real Salt Lake 2 Seattle 0.
RSL: Javier Morales pen. 12
RSL: Sebastian Jaime 19
Att.: 20,559 (sellout).



Sunday, August 23
LA Galaxy 5 New York City 1.
LA: Gyasi Zardes (Robbie Keane, Juninho) 36
LA: Robbie Keane (Giovani dos Santos) 54
LA: Giovani dos Santos (Robbie Keane) 67
LA: Sebastian Lletget (Steven Gerrard, Gyasi Zardes) 70
NYC: David Villa pen. 80
LA: Robbie Keane (Robbie Rogers, Sebastian Lletget) 81
Att.: 27,000 (sellout).

MLS Standings:
EASTERN CONFERENCE

PTS (GP) TEAM W-L-T GF/GA

44 (27) D.C. United 13-9-5 35/31
39 (23) NY Red Bulls 11-6-6 38/25
38 (26) Crew SC 10-8-8 43/43
34 (24) Toronto FC 10-10-4 42/41
34 (25) New England 9-9-7 34/36
28 (22) Montreal 8-10-4 29/32
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28 (26) New York City 7-12-7 37/44
28 (26) Orlando City 7-12-7 32/46
27 (26) Philadelphia 7-13-6 33/43
23 (24) Chicago 6-13-5 27/35

WESTERN CONFERENCE

PTS (GP) TEAM W-L-T GF/GA
46 (26) LA Galaxy 13-7-7 49/32
45 (26) Vancouver 14-9-3 38/26
40 (24) Sporting KC 11-6-7 39/33
40 (26) Portland 11-8-7 28/30
38 (24) FC Dallas 11-8-5 33/30
35 (26) Seattle 11-13-2 30/29
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35 (25) San Jose 10-10-5 31/29
32 (25) Houston 8-9-8 32/32
32 (26) Real Salt Lake 8-10-8 29/38
27 (24) Colorado 6-9-9 21/25

Leading MLS Scorers:
G PLAYER (TEAM)
18+1 Kei Kamara (Crew SC)
17+1 Sebastian Giovinco (Toronto FC)
15+1 David Villa (New York City)
15+2 Robbie Keane (LA Galaxy)
12+2+1 Chris Wondolowski (San Jose)
11 Cyle Larin (Orlando City)
11 Bradley Wright-Phillips
(NY Red Bulls)
10+1 Will Bruin (Houston)
10 Fanendo Adi (Portland)
9 Obafemi Martins (Seattle)
9 Octavio Rivero (Vancouver)
9 Chris Rolfe (D.C. United)
9 Charlie Davies
(New England)
9 Kaka
(Orlando City)

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