The star of LAFC's 4-1 win over Seattle was Canadian Mark-Anthony Kaye with three assists, two of them picture-perfect. Read the whole story
Sunday, April 21
D.C. United 0 NYCFC 2. (Mitrita 35, Heber 56. Att.: 18,004.)
LAFC 4 Seattle 1. (Vela 12, 55, Atuesta 39, Ramirez 61; Shipp 51. Att.: 22,221.)
Sunday, April 21
Reign FC 1 Orlando 1. (Balcer 21; Kennedy 6. Att.: 5,323.)
1. The longest unbeaten streak by a USL expansion team to start the season ended when New Mexico United fell at Reno 1868, 2-1, on Duke
Lacroix’s late goal. The loss dropped New Mexico United's record to 3-1-4, leaving it in second place in the Western Conference, one point behind Timbers 2 and one ahead of Reno. The only
remaining unbeaten teams are Tampa Bay (3-0-3) and Fresno (2-0-3).
-- Results: USL Championship (Week 7)
2. Austin Brummett, who turned 15 in February, became the youngest player ever to play in a USL Championship game when he came on in the 55th minute of the Tacoma Defiance's 4-0 loss at Phoenix. Brummett is a native of Bow, New Hampshire, and played for Seacoast United before leaving home as an eighth grader to enter the Seattle Sounders' homestay program.
3. The Austin Bold has drawn only 1,615 and 1,836 fans for its last two home games after selling out Bold Stadium for its home opener. The first game was Wednesday's game billed as “Farmer in the Del Valle Night." For the week, 10 of the 18 USL Championship teams drew under 2,000 fans.
The 2019 Rookie of the Year finalist was slated to make his first start of the 2019 MLS season for the Philadelphia Union. Read the whole story
Nominated for Goal of the Week: Bryan Acosta (Dallas), Jorge Moreira (Portland), Alejandro Pozuelo (Toronto), Shea Salinas (San Jose) and Carlos Vela (LAFC). Read the whole story
Tyler Adams, the third 20-year-old U.S. national team player in the Bundesliga, missed his third straight game with a leg injury. Read the whole story
The Columbus Crew's goal in the 3-1 loss to Portland came thanks to this miscue by Attinella, exploited by Pedro Santos. Read the whole story