The jockeying for playoff positioning in the MLS Eastern Conference will be in full swing today as teams try and move into better playoff spots, and the Columbus Crew tries to simply make the playoffs.
D.C. United takes on the Columbus Crew in crucial East match-up, with D.C. able to clinch a playoff berth and potentially even a top three spot with a win. The Crew need a victory just to stay alive in the playoff race, though a Houston loss to the Philadelphia Union could help Columbus’ cause.
Sporting KC can move a step closer to the No. 1 seed in the East playoffs with a win against struggling New York, which desperately need a win to keep their own hopes of a top three spot alive.
Here is a rundown of today’s MLS schedule:
1:30pm- MLS Direct Kick– Toronto FC vs. Montreal Impact
7pm- MLS Direct Kick/MSG Plus– New York Red Bulls vs. Sporting Kansas City
7:30pm- NBC Sports Network– Houston Dynamo vs. Philadelphia Union
7:30pm- MLS Direct Kick– D.C. United vs. Columbus Crew
7:30pm- MLS Direct Kick– New England Revolution vs. Chicago Fire
10:30pm- MLS Direct Kick– Chivas USA vs. Colorado Rapids
If you will be watching today’s MLS action, please feel free to share your thoughts, opinions and some play-by-play in the comments section below.
Enjoy the action.