USA 2020


Major League Soccer (Division 1)

Major League Soccer

Regular Season | Championship Playoff | MLS is Back Tournament

Regular Season

NB: Inter Miami CF and Nashville SC were admitted

Tables:

Eastern Conference
 1.Columbus Crew              11   7  3  1  18- 4  24
 2.Philadelphia Union         11   6  3  2  17-10  21
 3.Toronto FC                 11   6  3  2  18-12  21
 4.Orlando City SC            11   5  4  2  19-13  19
 5.Montreal Impact            11   5  1  5  17-16  16
 6.New York City FC           11   5  1  5  10- 9  16
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
 7.New England Revolution     11   3  5  3  10-11  14
 8.New York Red Bulls         11   4  2  5   9-13  14
 9.Nashville SC               10   3  3  4   9-11  12  [N]  [*]
10.Atlanta United FC          11   3  2  6  11-15  11
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
11.DC United                  11   2  4  5   9-15  10
12.Chicago Fire               11   2  3  6  11-18   9
13.FC Cincinnati              11   2  3  6   7-17   9
14.Inter Miami CF             11   2  2  7   9-14   8  [N]
[*] on Jun 10, Nashville SC were moved from the Western to the Eastern Conference

Western Conference
 1.Sporting Kansas City       11   6  2  3  21-15  20
 2.Seattle Sounders           10   5  3  2  23-10  18  [C]
 3.Minnesota United FC        11   5  2  4  21-17  17
 4.FC Dallas                  10   4  4  2  16-10  16
 5.Los Angeles FC             11   4  3  4  25-24  15
 6.Los Angeles Galaxy         10   4  3  3  16-15  15
 7.Portland Timbers           11   4  3  4  19-23  15
 8.Houston Dynamo             11   3  5  3  18-17  14
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
 9.Real Salt Lake             11   3  5  3  16-19  14
10.Colorado Rapids            11   3  4  4  18-20  13
11.Vancouver Whitecaps        11   4  0  7  15-23  12
12.San Jose Earthquakes       11   2  5  4  16-27  11

Canadian Head-to-Head Records
 1.Toronto FC                  6   4  0  2   9- 5  12  Qualified
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
 2.Montreal Impact             6   3  0  3   9- 8   9
 3.Vancouver Whitecaps         6   2  0  4   8-13   6
NB: the Canadian MLS clubs play each other three times; the club with the best
    record in the head-to-head matches qualifies for the Canadian Championship

Round 1
[Feb 29]
DC United              1-2 Colorado Rapids        
Montreal Impact        2-1 New England Revolution 
Houston Dynamo         1-1 Los Angeles Galaxy     
San Jose Earthquakes   2-2 Toronto FC             
FC Dallas              2-0 Philadelphia Union     
Orlando City SC        0-0 Real Salt Lake         
Nashville SC           1-2 Atlanta United FC      
Vancouver Whitecaps    1-3 Sporting Kansas City   
[Mar 1]
Columbus Crew          1-0 New York City FC       
New York Red Bulls     3-2 FC Cincinnati          
Seattle Sounders       2-1 Chicago Fire           
Los Angeles FC         1-0 Inter Miami CF         
Portland Timbers       1-3 Minnesota United FC    

Round 2
[Mar 7]
New England Revolution 1-1 Chicago Fire           
Real Salt Lake         1-1 New York Red Bulls     
FC Dallas              2-2 Montreal Impact        
DC United              2-1 Inter Miami CF         
Toronto FC             1-0 New York City FC       
Atlanta United FC      2-1 FC Cincinnati          
San Jose Earthquakes   2-5 Minnesota United FC    
Sporting Kansas City   4-0 Houston Dynamo         
Colorado Rapids        2-1 Orlando City SC        
Seattle Sounders       1-1 Columbus Crew          
Los Angeles Galaxy     0-1 Vancouver Whitecaps    
[Mar 8]
Portland Timbers       1-0 Nashville SC           
Los Angeles FC         3-3 Philadelphia Union     

Tables at suspension:

Eastern Conference
 1.Atlanta United FC           2   2  0  0   4- 2   6
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
 2.Montreal Impact             2   1  1  0   4- 3   4
 3.New York Red Bulls          2   1  1  0   4- 3   4
 4.Toronto FC                  2   1  1  0   3- 2   4
 5.Columbus Crew               2   1  1  0   2- 1   4
 6.DC United                   2   1  0  1   3- 3   3
 7.Chicago Fire                2   0  1  1   2- 3   1
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
 8.New England Revolution      2   0  1  1   2- 3   1
 9.Orlando City SC             2   0  1  1   1- 2   1
10.Philadelphia Union          2   0  1  1   3- 5   1
11.FC Cincinnati               2   0  0  2   3- 5   0
12.Inter Miami CF              2   0  0  2   1- 3   0  [N]
13.New York City FC            2   0  0  2   0- 2   0

Western Conference
 1.Sporting Kansas City        2   2  0  0   7- 1   6
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
 2.Minnesota United FC         2   2  0  0   8- 3   6
 3.Colorado Rapids             2   2  0  0   4- 2   6
 4.FC Dallas                   2   1  1  0   4- 2   4
 5.Los Angeles FC              2   1  1  0   4- 3   4
 6.Seattle Sounders            2   1  1  0   3- 2   4  [C]
 7.Portland Timbers            2   1  0  1   2- 3   3
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
 8.Vancouver Whitecaps         2   1  0  1   2- 3   3
 9.Real Salt Lake              2   0  2  0   1- 1   2
10.Los Angeles Galaxy          2   0  1  1   1- 2   1
11.San Jose Earthquakes        2   0  1  1   4- 7   1
12.Houston Dynamo              2   0  1  1   1- 5   1
13.Nashville SC                2   0  0  2   1- 3   0  [N]

NB: league suspended due to Covid-19 pandemic; it was resumed with a
    one-off MLS is Back tournament played in Florida;
    the group matches of the MLS is Back tournament, played Jul 8-23,
    also counted for the regular season:

[Jul 8]
Orlando City SC        2-1 Inter Miami CF         
[Jul 9]
New York City FC       0-1 Philadelphia Union     
Montreal Impact        0-1 New England Revolution 
[Jul 10]
Seattle Sounders       0-0 San Jose Earthquakes   
[Jul 11]
Atlanta United FC      0-1 New York Red Bulls     
FC Cincinnati          0-4 Columbus Crew          
[Jul 12]
Sporting Kansas City   1-2 Minnesota United FC    
Real Salt Lake         2-0 Colorado Rapids        
[Jul 13]
Toronto FC             2-2 DC United              
Los Angeles FC         3-3 Houston Dynamo         
Los Angeles Galaxy     1-2 Portland Timbers       
[Jul 14]
New York City FC       1-3 Orlando City SC        
Philadelphia Union     2-1 Inter Miami CF         
Chicago Fire           2-1 Seattle Sounders       
[Jul 15]
Vancouver Whitecaps    3-4 San Jose Earthquakes   
[Jul 16]
Montreal Impact        3-4 Toronto FC             
Atlanta United FC      0-1 FC Cincinnati          
Columbus Crew          2-0 New York Red Bulls     
[Jul 17]
DC United              1-1 New England Revolution 
Sporting Kansas City   3-2 Colorado Rapids        
Real Salt Lake         0-0 Minnesota United FC    
[Jul 18]
Portland Timbers       2-1 Houston Dynamo         
Los Angeles FC         6-2 Los Angeles Galaxy     
[Jul 19]
Chicago Fire           0-2 San Jose Earthquakes   
Seattle Sounders       3-0 Vancouver Whitecaps     
[Jul 20]
Inter Miami CF         0-1 New York City FC       
Philadelphia Union     1-1 Orlando City SC        
[Jul 21]
Toronto FC             0-0 New England Revolution 
Montreal Impact        1-0 DC United              
Atlanta United FC      0-1 Columbus Crew          
[Jul 22]
Real Salt Lake         0-2 Sporting Kansas City   
Colorado Rapids        2-2 Minnesota United FC    
FC Cincinnati          2-0 New York Red Bulls     
[Jul 23]
Chicago Fire           0-2 Vancouver Whitecaps    
Los Angeles Galaxy     1-1 Houston Dynamo         
Los Angeles FC         2-2 Portland Timbers       

[Aug 12]
FC Dallas              0-1 Nashville SC           
[Aug 16]
FC Dallas              0-0 Nashville SC           

[Aug 18]
Toronto FC             3-0 Vancouver Whitecaps    [also for Canadian Championship]

[Aug 20]
New York Red Bulls     1-0 New York City FC       
Columbus Crew          3-0 Chicago Fire           
New England Revolution 0-0 Philadelphia Union     
[Aug 21]
FC Cincinnati          0-0 DC United              
Minnesota United FC    1-2 Sporting Kansas City   
Houston Dynamo         0-0 FC Dallas              
Toronto FC             1-0 Vancouver Whitecaps    [also for Canadian Championship]
[Aug 22]
Los Angeles FC         0-2 Los Angeles Galaxy     
Atlanta United FC      2-0 Nashville SC           
Inter Miami CF         3-2 Orlando City SC        
Colorado Rapids        1-4 Real Salt Lake         
[Aug 23]
Portland Timbers       0-3 Seattle Sounders       

[Aug 24]
New York City FC       1-0 Columbus Crew          
[Aug 25]
DC United              1-2 New England Revolution 
Chicago Fire           3-0 FC Cincinnati          
Philadelphia Union     1-0 New York Red Bulls     
Montreal Impact        2-0 Vancouver Whitecaps    [also for Canadian Championship]
Sporting Kansas City   2-5 Houston Dynamo         
[Aug 26]
Orlando City SC        3-1 Nashville SC           

[Aug 28]
Montreal Impact        0-1 Toronto FC             [also for Canadian Championship]
[Aug 29]
Atlanta United FC      1-3 Orlando City SC        
FC Cincinnati          0-0 Columbus Crew          
New York City FC       3-1 Chicago Fire           
Philadelphia Union     4-1 DC United              
New England Revolution 1-1 New York Red Bulls     
FC Dallas              3-1 Minnesota United FC    
Colorado Rapids        1-1 Sporting Kansas City   
Los Angeles Galaxy     3-2 San Jose Earthquakes   
Portland Timbers       4-4 Real Salt Lake         
[Aug 30]
Nashville SC           1-0 Inter Miami CF         
Seattle Sounders       3-1 Los Angeles FC         

[Sep 1]
Toronto FC             0-1 Montreal Impact        [also for Canadian Championship]
[Sep 2]
Atlanta United FC      0-0 Inter Miami CF         
Columbus Crew          1-0 Philadelphia Union     
FC Cincinnati          0-0 Chicago Fire           
New York Red Bulls     0-1 DC United              
Houston Dynamo         3-0 Minnesota United FC    
New England Revolution 0-2 New York City FC       
Nashville SC           1-1 Orlando City SC        
Sporting Kansas City   1-1 FC Dallas              
Real Salt Lake         2-2 Seattle Sounders       
Portland Timbers       2-3 Los Angeles Galaxy     
Los Angeles FC         5-1 San Jose Earthquakes   

[Sep 5]
Houston Dynamo         2-1 Sporting Kansas City   
Orlando City SC        1-1 Atlanta United FC      
Vancouver Whitecaps    3-2 Toronto FC             [also for Canadian Championship]
San Jose Earthquakes   1-1 Colorado Rapids        
[Sep 6]
DC United              0-0 New York City FC       
New York Red Bulls     0-3 Philadelphia Union     
Chicago Fire           1-2 New England Revolution 
Columbus Crew          3-0 FC Cincinnati          
Inter Miami CF         0-0 Nashville SC           
Minnesota United FC    4-0 Real Salt Lake         
Seattle Sounders       1-2 Portland Timbers       
Los Angeles Galaxy     3-0 Los Angeles FC         

[Sep 9]
Inter Miami CF         2-1 Atlanta United FC      
Minnesota United FC    3-2 FC Dallas              
Montreal Impact        1-2 Toronto FC             [also for Canadian Championship]
Colorado Rapids        1-1 Houston Dynamo         
Real Salt Lake         3-0 Los Angeles FC         
[Sep 10]
Seattle Sounders       7-1 San Jose Earthquakes   

[Sep 12]
Chicago Fire           2-2 Columbus Crew          
DC United              0-2 New York Red Bulls     
New York City FC       2-1 FC Cincinnati          
Orlando City SC        2-1 Inter Miami CF         
Philadelphia Union     2-1 New England Revolution 
FC Dallas              2-1 Houston Dynamo         
Nashville SC           4-2 Atlanta United FC      
Real Salt Lake         0-5 Colorado Rapids        
[Sep 13]
Sporting Kansas City   1-0 Minnesota United FC    
Vancouver Whitecaps    2-4 Montreal Impact        [also for Canadian Championship]
Los Angeles FC         4-2 Portland Timbers       
San Jose Earthquakes   0-0 Los Angeles Galaxy     

[Sep 16]
FC Dallas              4-1 Colorado Rapids        
San Jose Earthquakes   1-1 Portland Timbers       
Vancouver Whitecaps    3-1 Montreal Impact        [also for Canadian Championship]

Tables:

Eastern Conference
 1.Columbus Crew              11   7  3  1  18- 4  24
 2.Philadelphia Union         11   6  3  2  17-10  21
 3.Toronto FC                 11   6  3  2  18-12  21
 4.Orlando City SC            11   5  4  2  19-13  19
 5.Montreal Impact            11   5  1  5  17-16  16
 6.New York City FC           11   5  1  5  10- 9  16
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
 7.New England Revolution     11   3  5  3  10-11  14
 8.New York Red Bulls         11   4  2  5   9-13  14
 9.Nashville SC               10   3  3  4   9-11  12  [N]  [*]
10.Atlanta United FC          11   3  2  6  11-15  11
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
11.DC United                  11   2  4  5   9-15  10
12.Chicago Fire               11   2  3  6  11-18   9
13.FC Cincinnati              11   2  3  6   7-17   9
14.Inter Miami CF             11   2  2  7   9-14   8  [N]
[*] on Jun 10, Nashville SC were moved from the Western to the Eastern Conference

Western Conference
 1.Sporting Kansas City       11   6  2  3  21-15  20
 2.Seattle Sounders           10   5  3  2  23-10  18  [C]
 3.Minnesota United FC        11   5  2  4  21-17  17
 4.FC Dallas                  10   4  4  2  16-10  16
 5.Los Angeles FC             11   4  3  4  25-24  15
 6.Los Angeles Galaxy         10   4  3  3  16-15  15
 7.Portland Timbers           11   4  3  4  19-23  15
 8.Houston Dynamo             11   3  5  3  18-17  14
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
 9.Real Salt Lake             11   3  5  3  16-19  14
10.Colorado Rapids            11   3  4  4  18-20  13
11.Vancouver Whitecaps        11   4  0  7  15-23  12
12.San Jose Earthquakes       11   2  5  4  16-27  11

Canadian Head-to-Head Records
 1.Toronto FC                  6   4  0  2   9- 5  12  Qualified
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
 2.Montreal Impact             6   3  0  3   9- 8   9
 3.Vancouver Whitecaps         6   2  0  4   8-13   6
NB: the Canadian MLS clubs play each other three times; the club with the best
    record in the head-to-head matches qualifies for the Canadian Championship


Championship Playoff

NB: the playoffs are expanded to 18 clubs (all but the bottom-4 of both
    conferences) instead of 14; start Nov 20 

MLS Cup [Dec 12]


MLS is Back tournament

NB: all matches in Bay Lake, Florida (near Orlando); 
    the group matches (Jul 8-23) also counted for the Regular Season

Group Stage | Knock-Out Stage

Group Stage

Group A

Round 1
[Jul 8]
Orlando City SC        2-1 Inter Miami CF         
[Jul 9]
New York City FC       0-1 Philadelphia Union     

Round 2 [Jul 14]
New York City FC       1-3 Orlando City SC        
Philadelphia Union     2-1 Inter Miami CF         

Round 3 [Jul 20]
Inter Miami CF         0-1 New York City FC       
Philadelphia Union     1-1 Orlando City SC        

Final Table:

 1.Orlando City SC             3   2  1  0   6- 3   7  Qualified
 2.Philadelphia Union          3   2  1  0   4- 2   7  Qualified
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
 3.New York City FC            3   1  0  2   2- 4   3  Qualified
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
 4.Inter Miami CF              3   0  0  3   2- 5   0
 -.Chicago Fire               moved to Group B after withdrawals Dallas and Nashville
 -.Nashville SC               withdrawn Jul 9 after 9 players tested positive for Covid-19

Group B

Round 1
[Jul 10]
Seattle Sounders       0-0 San Jose Earthquakes   
[Jul 23]
Chicago Fire           0-2 Vancouver Whitecaps    

Round 2
[Jul 14]
Chicago Fire           2-1 Seattle Sounders       
[Jul 15]
Vancouver Whitecaps    3-4 San Jose Earthquakes   

Round 3 [Jul 19]
Chicago Fire           0-2 San Jose Earthquakes   
Seattle Sounders       3-0 Vancouver Whitecaps    

Final Table:

 1.San Jose Earthquakes        3   2  1  0   6- 3   7  Qualified
 2.Seattle Sounders            3   1  1  1   4- 2   4  Qualified
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
 3.Vancouver Whitecaps         3   1  0  2   5- 7   3  Qualified
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
 4.Chicago Fire                3   1  0  2   2- 5   3
 -.FC Dallas                  withdrawn Jul 6 after 10 players tested positive for Covid-19

Group C

Round 1
[Jul 9]
Montreal Impact        0-1 New England Revolution 
[Jul 13]
Toronto FC             2-2 DC United              

Round 2
[Jul 16]
Montreal Impact        3-4 Toronto FC             
[Jul 17]
DC United              1-1 New England Revolution 

Round 3 [Jul 21]
Toronto FC             0-0 New England Revolution 
Montreal Impact        1-0 DC United              

Final Table:

 1.Toronto FC                  3   1  2  0   6- 5   5  Qualified
 2.New England Revolution      3   1  2  0   2- 1   5  Qualified
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
 3.Montreal Impact             3   1  0  2   4- 5   3  Qualified
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
 4.DC United                   3   0  2  1   3- 4   2

Group D

Round 1 [Jul 12]
Sporting Kansas City   1-2 Minnesota United FC    
Real Salt Lake         2-0 Colorado Rapids        

Round 2 [Jul 17]
Sporting Kansas City   3-2 Colorado Rapids        
Real Salt Lake         0-0 Minnesota United FC    

Round 3 [Jul 22]
Real Salt Lake         0-2 Sporting Kansas City   
Colorado Rapids        2-2 Minnesota United FC    

Final Table:

 1.Sporting Kansas City        3   2  0  1   6- 4   6  Qualified
 2.Minnesota United FC         3   1  2  0   4- 3   5  Qualified
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
 3.Real Salt Lake              3   1  1  1   2- 2   4  Qualified
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
 4.Colorado Rapids             3   0  1  2   4- 7   1

Group E

Round 1 [Jul 11]
Atlanta United FC      0-1 New York Red Bulls     
FC Cincinnati          0-4 Columbus Crew          

Round 2 [Jul 16]
Atlanta United FC      0-1 FC Cincinnati          
Columbus Crew          2-0 New York Red Bulls     

Round 3
[Jul 21]
Atlanta United FC      0-1 Columbus Crew          
[Jul 22]
FC Cincinnati          2-0 New York Red Bulls     

Final Table:

 1.Columbus Crew               3   3  0  0   7- 0   9  Qualified
 2.FC Cincinnati               3   2  0  1   3- 4   6  Qualified
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
 3.New York Red Bulls          3   1  0  2   1- 4   3
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
 4.Atlanta United FC           3   0  0  3   0- 3   0
NB: New York Red Bulls eliminated as second worst third-placed team

Group F

Round 1 [Jul 13]
Los Angeles FC         3-3 Houston Dynamo         
Los Angeles Galaxy     1-2 Portland Timbers       

Round 2 [Jul 18]
Portland Timbers       2-1 Houston Dynamo         
Los Angeles FC         6-2 Los Angeles Galaxy     

Round 3 [Jul 23]
Los Angeles Galaxy     1-1 Houston Dynamo         
Los Angeles FC         2-2 Portland Timbers       

Final Table:

 1.Portland Timbers            3   2  1  0   6- 4   7  Qualified
 2.Los Angeles FC              3   1  2  0  11- 7   5  Qualified
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
 3.Houston Dynamo              3   0  2  1   5- 6   2
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
 4.Los Angeles Galaxy          3   0  1  2   4- 9   1
NB: Houston Dynamo eliminated as worst third-placed team

Knock-Out Stage

NB: contested by the top-2 of each group and the four best third placed teams;
    no extra time played in case a match if drawn after 90 minutes

1/8 Finals
[Jul 25]
Orlando City SC        1-0 Montreal Impact        
Philadelphia Union     1-0 New England Revolution 
[Jul 26]
Toronto FC             1-3 New York City FC       
Sporting Kansas City   0-0 Vancouver Whitecaps    [3-1 pen]
[Jul 27]
San Jose Earthquakes   5-2 Real Salt Lake         
Seattle Sounders       1-4 Los Angeles FC         
[Jul 28]
Columbus Crew          1-1 Minnesota United FC    [3-5 pen]
Portland Timbers       1-1 FC Cincinnati          [4-2 pen]

Quarterfinals
[Jul 30]
Philadelphia Union     3-1 Sporting Kansas City   
[Jul 31]
Orlando City SC        1-1 Los Angeles FC         [5-4 pen]
[Aug 1]
San Jose Earthquakes   1-4 Minnesota United FC    
New York City FC       1-3 Portland Timbers       

Semifinals
[Aug 5]
Philadelphia Union     1-2 Portland Timbers       
[Aug 6]
Orlando City SC        3-1 Minnesota United FC    

Final [Aug 11]
Orlando City SC        1-2 Portland Timbers       


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Prepared and maintained by Karel Stokkermans for the Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation

Author: Karel Stokkermans
Last updated: 17 Sep 2020

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