This page contains affiliate links. When you subscribe through the links provided, we may earn a commission.
MLS power rankings HIC GFXGOAL

MLS Power Rankings: Lionel Messi's Inter Miami back on top while Real Salt Lake and FC Cincinnati close in

The 2024 MLS field is more open than ever. There's no clear front-runner in the race for the MLS Supporters' Shield, and no clear favorite to take home silverware at the end of the campaign.

Reigning MLS Cup champions Columbus Crew are flying high, as are defending Supporters' Shield victors FC Cincinnati. Inter Miami, meanwhile, look better than ever with Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez leading the way in a tight Eastern Conference. Then there are the wildcards: New York Red Bulls, Real Salt Lake, Minnesota United and the Vancouver Whitecaps, all of which have had blistering starts to the season.

With 11 Matchdays complete, which club leads the pack, and who is falling short of expectations? GOAL presents the latest MLS Power Rankings...

Previous update: April 16

Article continues below