MLS Weekend Rewind: Week 12

MLS Weekend Rewind: Week 12


MLS Weekend Rewind: Week 12


Photo by Brad Penner/USA Today Sports

Photo by Brad Penner/USA Today Sports

The New York Red Bulls went into Yankee Stadium and thrashed Hudson River rivals New York City FC on Saturday, while the Portland Timbers and Orlando City SC each earned important victories in front of their home fans. Here’s a closer look at all of this past weekend’s MLS action:


The Philadelphia Union scored a late winner on Friday night to secure a 1-0 win over D.C. United. (REPORT)

Bradley Wright-Phillips and Dax McCarty paced the New York Red Bulls with two goals apiece against New York City FC, while the team went on to win 7-0. (REPORT)

The Chicago Fire captured their second win of the season on Saturday, defeating the Houston Dynamo 1-0 at Toyota Park. (REPORT)

Toronto FC and the Columbus Crew played to a 0-0 tie at BMO Field, leaving TFC winless in their last three matches. (REPORT)

Tesho Akindele’s brace guided FC Dallas to a thrilling 4-2 victory over the New England Revolution on the road. (REPORT)

Orlando City SC pulled out an important 2-1 win over the Montreal Impact behind Cyle Larin’s double. (REPORT)

Real Salt Lake got back on the winning side of things Saturday night as Jeff Cassar’s side picked up a 3-1 win against Sporting Kansas City. (REPORT)

The Colorado Rapids maintain their status as Western Conference leaders following a 1-0 victory against the Seattle Sounders. (REPORT)

The Portland Timbers captured their first win in three weeks on Sunday, outlasting the Vancouver Whitecaps 4-2 at Providence Park. (REPORT)

Fatai Alashe’s finish in the dying minutes secured a point for the San Jose Earthquakes, as they tied the Los Angeles Galaxy 1-1. (REPORT)

What did you think of this weekend’s MLS action? Which teams looked the most impressive? What was the most worrisome aspect of the weekend?

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