MLS Week 29: Results & Standings

The New York Red Bulls, Toronto FC and New York City FC became the first three teams to clinch playoff berths in the Eastern Conference. It's just the second time in 10 years for Toronto FC, while NYCFC is headed to the postseason in just its second season.



WEEK 29:
Friday, September 23
New York City 4 Chicago 1.
NYC: Jefferson Mena (Khiry Shelton, Ronald Matarrita) 8
NYC: David Villa (Khiry Shelton) 9
CHI: Luis Solignac (Arturo Alvarez) 35
NYC: Steven Mendoza (David Villa) 44
NYC: David Villa (Khiry Shelton) 83
New York City -- Saunders; Matarrita, Mena, Brillant, Hernandez (RJ Allen 72); Iraola, Pirlo, Mendoza (Harrison 58); McNamara (Bravo 79), Villa, Shelton.
Chicago -- Johnson; Ramos (Campbell 58), Kappelhof, Meira, Harrington (Thiam 84); Cocis, Polster; Alvarez, de Leeuw (Arshakyan 77), Accam; Solignac.
Att.: 25,011.
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Saturday, September 24
Toronto FC 1 Philadelphia 1.
PHI: Alejandro Bedoya (Fabian Herbers) 25
TOR: Justin Morrow (Jonathan Osorio) 70
Toronto FC -- Irwin; Beitashour (Lovitz 87), Hagglund, Moor, Morrow; Bradley, Johnson (Delgado 59), Cheyrou, Osorio; Altidore, Hamilton (Babouli 77).
Philadelphia -- Blake; Fabinho, Marquez, Tribbett, Rosenberry; Carroll, Creavalle; Pontius (Davies 80), Bedoya, Herbers (Ilsinho 67); Sapong.
Att.: 26,455.
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Saturday, September 24
Vancouver 3 Colorado 3.
COL: Dominique Badji (Marlon Hairston, Sam Cronin) 8
VAN: Kendall Waston (Christian Bolanos) 51
COL: Shkelzen Gashi pen. 57
VAN: Pedro Morales (Giles Barnes, Erik Hurtado) 70
COL: Shkelzen Gashi 75
VAN: Erik Hurtado (Jordan Harvey) 90+3
Vancouver -- Ousted, Harvey, Waston, Smith (Parker 59), Edgar, Laba (Mezquida 84), Bolanos (Jacobson 64), Davies, Morales, Barnes, Hurtado.
Colorado -- Howard; Miller, Watts, Sjoberg, Burch, Azira, Cronin, Powers (Pappa 84), Hairston (Le Toux 81), Gashi (Williams 89), Badji.
Red Card: Vancouver -- Waston 56.
Att.: 21,851.
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Saturday, September 24
NY Red Bulls 1 Montreal 0.
NY: Daniel Royer (Chris Duvall) 60
NY Red Bulls -- Robles; Lawrence, Perrinelle, Collin, Duvall, McCarty, Felipe, Royer (Grella 83), Kljestan (Davis, 90+4), Muyl, B.Wright-Phillips
Montreal -- Bush; Ciman, Camara, Oyongo, Cabrera, Bernardello (Shipp, 82), Donadel, Bernier (Mancosu, 68), Piatti, Salazar (Oduro, 68), Drogba.
Att.: 22,209.
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Saturday, September 24
D.C. United 4 Orlando City 1.
DC: Patrick Mullins (Taylor Kemp, Patrick Nyarko) 34
DC: Lloyd Sam (Taylor Kemp) 51
DC: Patrick Mullins (Patrick Nyarko) 53
ORL: Julio Baptista 72
DC: Julian Buescher (Lamar Neagle, Taylor Kemp) 90
D.C. United -- Hamid; DeLeon, Boswell, Birnbaum, Kemp; Sarvas (Buescher 23); Nyarko (Neagle 77), Vincent, Acosta, Sam (Mishu 82); Mullins.
Orlando City -- Bendik; Ambrose, Aja, Mateos, Alston; Carrasco (Higuita 64), Nocerino; Molino, Kaka (Julio Baptista 64), Perez Garcia; Larin.
Red Card: Orlando City -- Nocerino 66.
Att.: 25,842.
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Saturday, September 24
Houston 3 Portland 1.
HOU: Mauro Manotas pen. 34
POR: Diego Valeri 51
HOU: Mauro Manotas (Boniek Garcia) 73
HOU: Mauro Manotas (Cristian Maidana) 85
Houston -- Willis; Williams, Rodriguez, Anibaba, Beasley, Warner (Alexander 85), Clark; Wenger (Maidana 75), Garcia, Alex; Manotas (Bruin 89).
Portland -- Gleeson; Powell (McInerney 84), Taylor, Ridgewell, Taylor (Valentin 62); Chara, Jewsbury; Nagbe, Valeri, Mattocks (Barmby 90+1); Adi.
Att.: 19,404.


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Saturday, September 24
Real Salt Lake 0 FC Dallas 0.
Real Salt Lake -- Rimando; Beltran, Glad, Olave, Phillips; Beckerman, Mulholland; Martinez, Morales (Plata 67), Allen; Garcia (Baez 85).
FC Dallas -- Seitz; Harris, Zimmerman, Hedges, Figueroa; Gruezo, Acosta; Rosales (Hollingshead 57), Diaz (Ulloa 71), Barrios (Akindele 78); Urruti.
Att.: 20,069.
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Saturday, September 24
San Jose 1 Sporting KC 2.
SKC: Dom Dwyer (Paulo Nagamura) 7
SJ: Simon Dawkins (Henok Goitom, Victor Bernardez) 42
SKC: Kevin Ellis (Benny Feilhaber) 81
San Jose -- Bingham; Cato, Wynne, Bernardez, Stewart (Francis 33); Quintero (Thompson 80), Alashe, Ceren; Dawkins, Wondolowski, Amarikwa (Goitom 4)
Sporting KC -- Melia; Abdul-Salaam, Ellis, Nuno Coelho, Medranda; Nagamura (Davis 63), Mustivar, Espinoza, Feilhaber, Dwyer, Peterson (Opara 76).
Att.: 18,000.
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Sunday, September 25
LA Galaxy 2 Seattle 4.
LA: Robbie Keane (Sebastian Lletget, Giovani dos Santos) 20
SEA: own goal (Jelle Van Damme) 35
SEA: Jordan Morris (Alvaro Fernandez) 63’
SEA: Jordan Morris 73
SEA: Osvaldo Alonso (Nicolas Lodeiro) 78
LA: Robbie Keane pen. 85
LA Galaxy -- Rowe; Rogers, Steres (Gordon 76), Van Damme, Cole; Larentowicz, Lletget; Husidic (Donovan 66), dos Santos, Boateng (Gerrard 72); Keane.
Seattle -- Frei; Mears, Torres, Marshall, J.Jones (Fisher 82), Roldan, Alonso; Lodeiro, Fernandez (Gomez 83), Ivanschitz (Valdez 65), Morris.
Att.: 25,819.
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Sunday, September 25
Columbus 2 New England 0.
CLB: Ola Kamara (Mohammed Saeid) 42
CLB: Ola Kamara pen. 84
Columbus -- Clark; Afful, Parkhurst, Sauro, Jimenez; Naess, Saeid; Finlay, Tchani (Duka 76), Meram (Jahn 86); O.Kamara.
New England -- Knighton; Farrell, Woodberry, Neumann (Bunbury 55), Tierney; Barnes, Caldwell, Nguyen; Agudelo (Hollinger-Janzen 84), K.Kamara, Fagundez (Kobayashi 73).
Att.: 20,012.

MLS Standings:

EASTERN CONFERENCE
PTS TEAM W-L-T GF/GA
48 (31) *NY Red Bulls 13-9-9 53/40
48 (30) *Toronto FC 13-8-9 45/33
48 (31) *New York City 13-9-9 55/53
42 (31) Philadelphia 11-11-9 50/48
38 (30) Montreal 9-10-11 43/47
37 (30) D.C. United 8-9-13 43/41
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36 (31) New England 9-13-9 37/51
34 (30) Orlando City 7-9-13 49/57
32 (29) Columbus 7-11-11 42/46
27 (29) Chicago 6-14-9 36/48

WESTERN CONFERENCE
PTS (GP) TEAM W-L-T GF/GA
53 (31) *FC Dallas 15-8-8 47/39
48 (29) Colorado 12-5-12 33/27
48 (30) LA Galaxy 11-5-15 53/38
45 (31) Real Salt Lake 12-10-9 42/42
43 (31) Sporting KC 12-12-7 39/38
41 (31) Portland 11-12-8 46/48
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38 (29) Seattle 11-13-5 38/39
35 (31) Vancouver 9-14-8 40/49
34 (29) San Jose 7-9-13 28/32
32 (29) Houston 7-11-11 36/38
*Clinched playoff berth.

Leading Scorers:
G PLAYER (TEAM)
20 Bradley Wright-Phillips (NY Red Bulls)
20
David Villa (New York City)
16 Sebastian Giovinco (Toronto FC)
15 Dominic Dwyer (Sporting KC)
15 Fanendo Adi (Portland)
15 Ola Kamara (Columbus)
14 Ignacio Piatti (Montreal)
14 Giovani dos Santos (LA Galaxy)
14 Cyle Larin (Orlando City)
13 Diego Valeri (Portland)
12 Frank Lampard (New York City)
12 Jordan Morris (Seattle)

WEEK 30:
Wednesday, September 28
7:30 pm Montreal vs. San Jose
7:30 pm Toronto FC vs. Orlando City FS1, Fox Deportes
7:30 pm D.C. United vs. Columbus
10:30 pm Seattle vs. Chicago
Friday, September 30
8 pm Houston vs. New York City UniMas
Saturday, October 1
7 pm NY Red Bulls vs. Philadelphia
7:30 pm Columbus vs. Chicago
7:30 pm New England vs. Sporting KC
7:30 pm Toronto FC vs. D.C. United
9 pm FC Dallas vs. LA Galaxy
9 pm Colorado vs. Portland
10:30 pm San Jose vs. Real Salt Lake
Sunday, October 2
1 pm Orlando City vs. Montreal ESPN, ESPN Deportes
8 pm Vancouver vs. Seattle FS1, Fox Deportes

WEEK 31:
Saturday, October 8
8:30 pm Houston vs. Colorado

WEEK 32:
Wednesday, October 12

10:30 pm Seattle vs. Houston
Thursday, October 13
8:30 pm Chicago vs. Columbus
9 pm Colorado vs. San Jose
Sunday, October 16
3 pm D.C. United vs. New York City
3 pm NY Red Bulls vs. Columbus
3 pm Chicago vs. New England
3 pm Montreal vs. Toronto FC
3 pm Philadelphia vs. Orlando City
5 pm FC Dallas vs. Seattle
5 pm Houston vs. LA Galaxy
5 pm Real Salt Lake vs. Sporting KC
5 pm San Jose vs. Vancouver
5 pm Portland vs. Colorado

WEEK 33:
Sunday, October 23
4 pm Sporting KC vs. San Jose
4 pm Toronto FC vs. Chicago
4 pm Vancouver vs. Portland
4 pm LA Galaxy vs. FC Dallas
4 pm Orlando City vs. D.C. United
4 pm New England vs. Montreal
4 pm Seattle vs. Real Salt Lake
4 pm Philadelphia vs. NY Red Bulls
4 pm Colorado vs. Houston
4 pm New York City vs. Columbus
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