MLS Week 7: Sporting KC and FC Dallas remain unbeaten

Sporting KC and FC Dallas remained unbeaten through MLS's Week 7. Sporting KC won, 1-0, at Portland, while FC Dallas had to settle for a 1-1 tie at San Jose when it allowed a goal by Jahmir Hyka in the fourth minute of stoppage time.

Both Montreal and Orlando won on goals in stoppage time, while U.S. U-20 Brooks Lennon completed Real Salt Lake's late rally with the winning goal in a 2-1 win at Colorado. The win was the second in two games under new head coach Mike Petke.

WEEK 7, RESULTS:
Friday, April 14
Philadelphia 0 New York City 2.
NYC: Jack Harrison (Ronald Matarrita) 52
NYC: David Villa 90
New York City -- Johnson; Matarrita, Callens, Chanot, White; Moralez, Pirlo (Herrera 77), Ring; Wallace, Villa, Harrison (Shelton 71).
Philadelphia -- Blake; Elliot, Rosenberry, Marquez, Fabinho; Medunjanin, Bedoya; Alberg (Najem 71),  Pontius (Herbers 60), Ilsinho (Simpson 78); Sapong.
Att.: 16,553.

Friday, April 14
Vancouver 2 Seattle 1.
VAN: Fredy Montero (Cristian Techera) 65
VAN: Fredy Montero (Kendall Waston) 80
SEA: Will Bruin (Nicolas Lodeiro) 89
Seattle -- Frei; Fisher (Wingo 78), Svensson, Marshall, Jones; Alonso, Roldan, Lodeiro, Dempsey, Shipp (Bruin 65); Morris.
Vancouver -- Ousted; Harvey, Williams, Waston, Parker; Davies (Mezquida 76), Techera (Rosales 86), Rosales, Laba, Teibert, Bolanos; Montero.
Att.: 22,120.



Friday, April 14
San Jose 1 FC Dallas 1.
FCD: Kellyn Acosta 78
SJ: Jahmir Hyka (Chris Wondolowski) 90+4
San Jose -- Bingham; Francis (Salinas 81), Jungwirth, Alashe, Lima; Hyka, Godoy, Ceren, Cato (Thompson 63); Urena (Hoesen 72), Wondolowski.
FC Dallas -- Gonzalez; Harris, Hedges, Zimmerman, Figueroa; Gruezo, Acosta, Barrios (Ulloa 81), Lamah (Morales 68); Urruti, Colman (Akindele 58).
Att.: 18,000.

Saturday, April 15
Montreal 2 Atlanta United 1.
ATL: Kenwyne Jones (Tito Villalba) 40
MTL: Ignacio Piatti pen. 45+5
MTL: Anthony Jackson-Hamel 90+3
Montreal -- Bush; Oyongo, Camara, Ciman, Cabrera (Duvall 21); Mallace (Tabla 62), Bernardello, Bernier; Piatti, Mancosu, Oduro (Jackson-Hamel 83).
Atlanta United -- Kann; Garza, Gonzalez Pirez, Parkhurst, Bloom; Larentowicz, Carmona; Almiron, Gressel (Walkes 46), Villalba (McCann 80); Jones (Kratz 73).
Red Card: Atlanta United -- Leandro Gonzalez Pirez 45+4.
Att.: 17,144.



Saturday, April 15
Orlando City 2 LA Galaxy 1.
ORL: Will Johnson (Scott Sutter) 9
LA: Romain Alessandrini (Jermaine Jones) 83
ORL: Cyle Larin (Will Johnson) 90+1
Orlando City -- Bendik, Toia, Spector, Redding, Sutter, Nocerino, Higuita (Gil 72), Barnes (Barry 90), Johnson, Rivas (Carrasco 75), Larin.
LA Galaxy -- Diop, Smith, Steres, Van Damme, Cole, Alessandrini, Jones, Pedro, Boateng (Jamieson 68), dos Santos, Zardes (McBean 90).
Att.: 25,527.

Saturday, April 15
Chicago 3 New England 0.
CHI: Bastian Schweinsteiger (Luis Solignac) 45
CHI: Nemanja Nikolic 47
CHI: Nemanja Nikolic (David Accam, Bastian Schweinsteiger) 73
Chicago -- Bava, Harrington (Conner 78), Kappelhof, Meira, Vincent, Juninho, McCarty, Schweinsteiger, Solignac (Accam 71), Nikolic, de Leeuw (Johnson 60).
New England -- Cropper, Farrell, Smith, Delamea, Watson, Caldwell, Kouassi, Nguyen (Fagundez 52), Rowe, Agudelo (Tierney 57), Kamara (Bunbury 66).
Red Card: New England -- Je-Vaughn Watson 27.
Att.: 16,914.

Saturday, April 15
NY Red Bulls 2 D.C. United 0.
NY: Alex Muyl (Sacha Kljestan) 46
NY: Bradley Wright-Phillips (Felipe) 62
NY Red Bulls -- Robles; Lawrence, Long, Collin, Zizzo, Adams, Felipe, Royer (Etienne 70), Kljestan (Perrinelle 88), Muyl, Wright-Phillips (Gulbrandsen 80).
D.C. United -- Hamid; Birnbaum (Opare, 90+5), Franklin, Kemp, Boswell, Acosta, Sam, Harkes, Jeffrey, DeLeon (Le Toux 48), Ortiz (Neagle, 65).
Att.: 20,104

Saturday, April 15
Columbus 2 Toronto FC 1.
TOR: Jozy Altidore (Victor Vazquez) 21
CLB: Ola Kamara (Niko Hansen, Niko Hansen) 37
CLB: Justin Meram (Alex Crognale, Federico Higuain) 44
Columbus -- Steffen; Afful, Crognale, Naess, Raitala; Artur, Trapp; Hansen (Finlay 60), Higuain (Williams 88), Meram; Kamara.
Toronto FC -- Bono; Zavaleta, Hagglund, Morrow; Beitashour, Edwards (Ricketts 82), Bradley, Cooper (Osorio 54), Vazquez (Cheyrou 86); Giovinco, Altidore.
Att.: 12,319.



Saturday, April 15
Houston 2 Minn. United 2.
HOU: Mauro Manotas (Erick Torres, Ricardo Clark) 14
HOU: Alberth Elis (Boniek Garcia) 43
MIN: Christian Ramirez (Kevin Molino) 47
MIN: Johan Venegas 59
Houston -- Willis; (B.Garcia, Machado, Anibaba, Beasley; Clark (K.Garcia 59), Alexander, Alex;  Manotas (Sanchez 61), Torres, Elis (Quioto 77)
Minn. United -- Shuttleworth (Alvbage 45+1); Thiesson, Calvo, Burch, Kallman; Molino, Cronin, Schuler (Ibarra 43), Warner; J.Venegas, Ramirez.
Att.: 16,125.



Saturday, April 15
Colorado 1 Real Salt Lake 2.
COL: Kevin Doyle (Marlon Hairston, Bismark Boateng) 29
RSL: Yura Movsisyan pen. 85
RSL: Brooks Lennon (Demar Phillips) 88
Colorado -- MacMath; Miller, Ford, Watts, Williams; Azira, Boateng (Saeid 32); Hairston (Gatt 80),  Powers, Badji (Burling 86); Doyle.
Real Salt Lake -- Rimando; Phillips, Schuler, Wingert, Acosta; Mulholland (Silva 64), Beckerman; Lennon, Rusnak (Holness 93+), Saucedo (Velazco 71); Movsisyan.
Red Cards: Colorado -- Jared Watts 85.
Att.: 15,087.

Portland 0 Sporting KC 1.
SKC: Dom Dwyer (Jimmy Medranda, Benny Feilhaber) 53
Sporting  KC -- Melia; Zusi, Opara, Besler, Sinovic; Feilhaber (Mustivar 83), Ilie, Espinoza (Abdul-Salaam 90); Gerso, Dwyer, Medranda.
Portland -- Gleeson; Powell, Olum, Miller, Farfan (Asprilla 85); Guzman (Mattocks 71), Chara, Blanco, Valeri, Nagbe; Adi.
Att.: 21,144.



MLS STANDINGS
Eastern Conference
PTS TEAM W-L-T GF/GA
13 Columbus 4-2-1 11/8
12 Orlando City 4-1-0 6/4
11 Chicago 3-1-2 9/7
10 New York City FC 3-2-1 10/5
10 NY Red Bulls 3-3-1 7/9
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8 Atlanta United 2-2-2 14/7
7 New England 2-3-1 9/9
7 D.C. United 2-3-1 4/10
6 Toronto FC 1-1-4 7/6
6 Montreal 1-2-3 7/9
2 Philadelphia 0-4-2 5/11
Western Conference
PTS TEAM W-L-T GF/GA
13 Portland 4-2-1 16/9
12 Sporting KC 3-0-3 6/2
11 FC Dallas 3-0-2 7/3
10 Houston 3-2-1 13/11
8 San Jose 2-2-2 8/8
8 Real Salt Lake 2-3-2 8/9
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7 Vancouver 2-3-1 8/11
6 Seattle 1-2-3 8/8
6 LA Galaxy 2-4-0 8/10
5 Minn. United 1-4-2 12/24
4 Colorado 1-3-1 5/8

MLS LEADING SCORERS:

G PLAYER (TEAM)
6 Erick Torres (Houston)
5 Josef Martinez (Atlanta United)
5 Fanendo Adi (Portland)
5 Diego Valeri (Portland)
5 Christian Ramirez (Minnesota United)
4 David Villa (New York City FC)
4 Justin Meram (Columbus)
4 Romain Alessandrini (LA Galaxy)
4 Cyle Larin (Orlando City)
4 Nemanja Nikolic (Chicago)
4 Ola Kamara (Columbus)
4 Yura Movsisyan (Real Salt Lake)

MLS SCHEDULE:
Week 8
Wednesday, April 19
New England vs. San Jose 7:30 pm
Friday, April 21
Toronto FC vs. Chicago 7:30 pm
Saturday, April 22
Houston vs. San Jose 4 pm UniMas
Portland vs. Vancouver 4 pm
New England vs. D.C. United 7:30 pm
NY Red Bulls vs. Columbus 7:30 pm
FC Dallas vs. Sporting KC 8 pm
Real Salt Lake vs. Atlanta United 9:30 pm
Philadelphia vs. Montreal 10 pm
Sunday, April 23
New York City vs. Orlando City 1:30 pm FS1
LA Galaxy vs. Seattle 4 pm ESPN
Minn. United vs. Colorado 6 pm
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