|Table - Major League Soccer|
|4||New England Revolution||8|
|6||New York City FC||6|
Finally, just when everything looked bleak and the level of soccer on offer was starting to bum everyone out, MLS brought it. With a host of internationals back from the FIFA break and a number of players stepping up with excellent performances, things were back to normal around the league. Some of that manifested as surprising results; not only did the league's top team through four weeks suffer its first defeat, but the defending champions went on the road and found themselves under siege at...
Obafemi Martins scored his third goal of the season, spinning around a defender to beat Houston goalkeeper Tyler Deric, and the Seattle Sounders beat the Dynamo 1-0 on Saturday night despite playing the final 35 minutes with just 10 men.
Martins' goal came in the 39th minute as Seattle quickly countered off a Houston turnover. Martins took a pass from Clint Dempsey, did a 360-degree spin around Houston defender Jermaine Taylor and put enough power on the shot that Deric's deflection couldn't keep...