2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
Bobby Wood's goal in stoppage time sends RSL to conference finals (0:46)
Real Salt Lake shocks Seattle Sounders in penalties (0:53)
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MLS playoffs Round 1 preview and predictions

With a wildly dramatic Decision Day behind us, ESPN breaks down every Round 1 matchup of the MLS Cup playoffs and predicts who will be moving on.

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23dJeff Carlisle

PRO admits VAR 'error' in MLS playoff race

The PRO has admitted that the VAR handling Sunday's Real Salt Lake-Sporting KC match made a critical error that affected the MLS playoff race.

Damir Kreilach sends Real Salt Lake to the playoffs with late goal (1:00)
Portland clinches a top-four seed after RSL win (1:52)
Cade Cowell lays waste to RSL defense on sensational goal (1:04)
Albert Rusnak strikes in 90th minute to lift Real Salt Lake (0:26)
Robert Beric provides the scoring in the Chicago Fire's 1-0 win (0:35)

2021 MLS Ladder

New England Revolution342275+2473
Philadelphia Union3414128+1354
Nashville SC3412184+2254
New York City FC3414911+2051
Atlanta United FC3413129+851
Orlando City SC3413129+251
New York Red Bulls3413912+648
DC United3414515+247
Columbus Crew3413813+147
CF Montréal34121012+246
Inter Miami CF3412517-1741
Chicago Fire FC349718-1834
Toronto FC3461018-2728
FC Cincinnati344822-3720
Colorado Rapids3417107+1661
Seattle Sounders FC341798+2060
Sporting Kansas City3417710+1858
Portland Timbers3417413+455
Minnesota United FC34131011-249
Vancouver Whitecaps3412139049
Real Salt Lake3414614+148
LA Galaxy3413912-448
San Jose Earthquakes34101113-841
FC Dallas3471215-933
Austin FC349421-2131
Houston Dynamo FC3461216-1830

RankingsMajor League Soccer

Goal Difference2Tied-11th
Goals Scored576th
Goals Conceded5523rd