Patrick Mullins scored three goals while Patrick Nyarko added a goal and two assists as D.C. United beat the 10-man Chicago Fire 6-2 on Saturday.
Mullins finished Nyarko's cross in the 40th minute to give United the lead for good at 2-1. Mullins made it 3-1 in the first minute of first-half stoppage time and struck again in the 74th for a 5-2 lead. It was the first hat trick for D.C. United since Luis Silva's in June 2014.
Luciano Acosta gave United the initial lead in the 25th minute with a close-range...
The Vancouver Whitecaps beat Sporting Kansas City 3-0 to take control of Group C of the CONCACAF Champions League on Tuesday night.
The teams had just met in Major League Soccer action on Saturday, with SKC coming out 2-0 winners, but it was the Canadian hosts who had the upper hand in the CCL rematch.
The game was almost over before it started, with Cristian Techera heading home in the eighth minute from a Erik Hurtado cross.
Hurtado would go from provider to scorer just...
David Villa scored an early goal and New York City FC held off the LA Galaxy to win 1-0 at Yankee Stadium on Saturday.
LA keeper Clement Diop got a piece of Ronald Matarrita's shot, but it still fell for Villa to score from close range in the sixth minute.
Villa nearly added a second goal in the first half but Diop stretched to deny him with a good save.
NYCFC keeper Josh Saunders was called into action before halftime to push away Nigel de Jong's bicycle kick.
The Galaxy saw their nine-game unbeaten...