MADRID, SPAIN – JANUARY 30: Cesc Fabregas of FC Barcelona celebrates after scoring during the Copa del Rey Semi-Final first leg match between Real Madrid CF and FC Barcelona at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on January 30, 2013 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Victor Carretero/Real Madrid via Getty Images)
The New York Cosmos sped past the Carolina RailHawks, while Miami FC picked up a crucial win in midweek NASL action.
DeAndre Yedlin provided an assist in a thrilling Newcastle win to headline Wednesday’s Americans Abroad.
Neymar has sued a Brazilian court, while Atletico Madrid star Diego Godin picked up an injury on Wednesday.
With a 1-0 win over the Chicago Fire at CenturyLink Field, the Seattle Sounders moved into the sixth and final Western Conference playoff spot.
D.C. United used a flurry of second-half strikes to move four points clear of the New England Revolution for the East’s final playoff spot on Wednesday night.
It was a night of wasted opportunities as Toronto FC and Orlando City drew 0-0 at BMO Field on Wednesday, but it was enough to move TFC into first place in the Eastern Conference.
The Montreal Impact benefited from a pair of first half goals to end their cold streak against the San Jose Earthquakes