Mauro Diaz scored a late winner to lift Dallas above Portland and continue the Timbers' winless start.
Major League Soccer
Saturday, March 29, 2014
The Vancouver Whitecaps moved to 2-0-2 with a 2-1 win over the Houston Dynamo Saturday, winning their second of two home matches in the process.
Coming off the worst offensive season in MLS history and back-to-back shutout losses to start 2014, United took positive steps in a 2-2 draw with the Chicago Fire.
Vancouver remained unbeaten with a 2-1 win over the previously unbeaten Dynamo.
The Rapids had two penalties, but a late red card set the stage for Dom Dwyer's injury-time winner.
The Fire also got a goal from Jhon Kennedy Hurtado as they continued United's long winless streak, despite strikes for the home side from Fabian Espindola and Perry Kitchen.
Marco Di Viao canceled out a first-half strike from Vincent Nogueira to give the visitors their first point of the season.
The Brazilian says he has no regrets over his decision to rejoin AC Milan but, on the eve of his 300th Rossoneri appearance, he has hinted at a possible exit.
Friday, March 28, 2014
A pair of high-flying teams clash Saturday night in Utah, as Toronto looks for a third straight win to start the season.
After a week off, league-leading Houston takes to the road for the first time this year to face the undefeated Whitecaps.
The winless Impact have Marco Di Vaio back, but will it be enough to earn points off a surging Union side?
Portland had the third-best offense in the league last year, but it's three games into 2014 and most of the team can't find the goal.
The 20-year-old academy product will spend the 2014 season with the Capital side in its inaugural season in the North American Soccer League.
The New York Red Bulls are off to a slow Shield defense, but Chivas USA has the leakiest defense in MLS.
New England is the only team left in Major League Soccer that hasn't scored a single goal this season.
The Sounders will again be without Clint Dempsey as they face a Crew side off to a 2-0-0 start under new coach Gregg Berhalter.
Thursday, March 27, 2014
The Rapids' difficult schedule to kick off 2014 continues with a match against MLS Cup champion Kansas City at Dick's Sporting Goods Park.
Both Eastern Conference teams will be looking for their first wins of 2014 in a nationally televised game on NBCSN.
A Dallas side without a loss takes on a Portland team still searching for its first win Saturday in Frisco.
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
The Real Salt Lake defender made the unconventional choice to leave Liga MX and join an MLS club.