Atlanta United captain Michael Parkhurst will retire after the season, ending a 15-year career in which he was one of the top defenders in MLS.
Josef Martinez is expected to be sidelined at least one match with a knee and ankle injury he suffered on Saturday, according to his coach.
NYCFC climb to the top of the Power Rankings, but there's lots to play for as the battle for the postseason playoffs heats up.
D.C. United improved their playoff standing in the Eastern Conference of the MLS with a 2-0 victory against the visiting Seattle Sounders on Sunday.
Tom Barlow scored his third goal of the season, and the New York Red Bulls defeated the Philadelphia Union 2-0.
Zdenek Ondrasek and FC Dallas earned a crucial point to keep pace in the Western Conference playoff race with a physical draw against NYCFC.
The host Portland Timbers and Minnesota United played to a scoreless draw Sunday afternoon in a key Major League Soccer Western Conference match.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Uriel Antuna assisted each other for a goal apiece, giving the LA Galaxy a 2-1 win over the Montreal Impact on Saturday.
VAR handed LAFC a last-gasp penalty that Carlos Vela converted in second-half stoppage time in a 1-1 draw with Toronto FC on Saturday night.
Aleksandar Katai attempted four shots, but only one was on target, and the Chicago Fire settled for a 0-0 draw with host FC Cincinnati on Saturday.
In a key match with playoff implications, both the New England Revolution and Real Salt Lake took a defensive posture early and played to a 0-0 tie.
Atlanta United leading scorer Josef Martinez was stretchered off with a leg injury in a 3-1 defeat of the San Jose Earthquakes on Saturday.
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