A reported meeting between the USSF and FC Dallas manager Oscar Pareja did not take place, according to a source with knowledge of the situation.
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Atlanta United remain top, but it's FC Dallas and LAFC who are making the right moves at the business end of the MLS season.
FC Dallas beat the Vancouver Whitecaps 2-1 on Sunday to climb into first place in Major League Soccer's Western Conference.
Santiago Mosquera scored a brace early in the second half to help FC Dallas roll to a 4-2 victory against the reeling Houston Dynamo.
Chris Wondolowski's goal gave San Jose the lead for good, and the last-place Earthquakes posted an improbable 4-3 win over West leaders FC Dallas.
FC Dallas signed veteran Colombian defensive midfielder and World Cup veteran Abel Aguilar on Monday.
Ronaldo Pena scored the tying goal in the 88th minute to lift the struggling Houston Dynamo to a 1-1 draw with visiting FC Dallas on Thursday.
FC Dallas walked away with an uneventful 2-0 win over Minnesota United, ending a two-game losing streak on Saturday.
Nicolas Lodeiro had a goal and an assist as the Seattle Sounders continued their hot streak with a 2-1 win over visiting FC Dallas on Sunday night.
Forward Valeri "Vako" Qazaishvili scored two goals and midfielder Jahmir Hyka added one as the San Jose Earthquakes beat FC Dallas 3-1.
Forward Michael Barrios scored his first three goals of the season to lead first-place FC Dallas to a 3-2 victory over host Sporting Kansas City.
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|Real Salt Lake||30||13||6||11||0||45|
|Seattle Sounders FC||29||13||5||11||+5||44|
|Minnesota United FC||29||10||3||16||-14||33|
|San Jose Earthquakes||30||4||8||18||-18||20|