COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Ethan Finlay opened the scoring in the second minute and Federico Higuain added a second-half goal to give the Columbus Crew a 2-0 over the Montreal Impact on Saturday night.
From a narrow angle, Finlay blasted a rising shot into the top of the net past goalkeeper Evan Bush. Will Trapp set up Finlay's run up the right side with a pass that perfectly split a pair of defenders.
The Crew (11-9-10) moved into fourth place in the Eastern Conference with 43 points in...
Chris Pontius and Eddie Johnson scored as D.C. United beat Panamanian side Tauro FC 2-0 to clinch a spot in the knockout stage of the CONCACAF Champions League.
Pontius headed home Samuel Inkoom's cross in the 49th minute to give D.C. the lead in the 49th minute.
Johnson, playing in his first match in three weeks, extended the advantage four minutes late by slamming the ball off the crossbar and in.
D.C. United still have to travel to Panama in October, but are assured of the top spot in Group...
MONTREAL -- Jack McInerney and Dilly Duka scored in the final 10 minutes to give the Montreal Impact a 2-0 victory over the San Jose Earthquakes on Saturday night.
The Impact (6-17-6) are last in the Eastern Conference and were officially eliminated from the playoffs after victories from Columbus and New York. San Jose (6-12-10) is eighth in the Western Conference.
McInerney got his eighth of the season and his first since June 29 in the 81st minute.
The ball went to Marco Di Vaio from a corner kick...