With Atlanta United dropping two points at home in front of a record crowd on Sunday, NYCFC have become the team to beat in Major League Soccer.
The Portland Timbers extended their unbeaten streak to 12 matches by earning a 0-0 draw at LAFC at Banc of California Stadium Sunday.
San Jose manager Mikael Stahre has defended a pair of substitutions he made in his team's 2-0 loss to the Montreal Impact on Saturday.
Real Salt Lake coach Mike Petke criticized the officiating and VAR after a loss to Minnesota United and threatened MLS to fine him for his comments.
Marc Rzatkowski's seven-minute brace in the second half helped the New York Red Bulls beat Sporting Kansas City 3-2 on Saturday night.
Sunday's 1-1 draw between Atlanta United and the Seattle Sounders was played in front of an MLS record 72,243 fans at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.
Ignacio Piatti had a goal and an assist and Evan Bush had two saves to lead the Montreal Impact to a 2-0 victory over the San Jose Earthquakes.
Two stoppage-time goals gave the LA Galaxy an unlikely 3-2 victory over the host New England Revolution on Saturday night at Gillette Stadium.
The opening of Audi Field had its share of missteps on Saturday, including a dislodged railing that fell on D.C. United's sideline reporter.
Wayne Rooney's Major League Soccer career got off a winning start. For his club, D.C. United, it was a shaky first step into a promising new era.
Kellyn Acosta scored his first goal of the season shortly after coming on as a substitute as host FC Dallas defeated the 10-man Chicago Fire.
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|New York City FC||20||12||4||4||+16||40|
|New York Red Bulls||18||11||2||5||+18||35|
|Columbus Crew SC||21||8||6||7||-1||30|
|New England Revolution||19||7||7||5||+4||28|
|Orlando City SC||19||7||1||11||-15||22|
|Sporting Kansas City||20||9||6||5||+10||33|
|Real Salt Lake||20||9||2||9||-8||29|
|Minnesota United FC||19||7||1||11||-12||22|
|Seattle Sounders FC||18||4||5||9||-7||17|
|San Jose Earthquakes||19||2||6||11||-10||12|