|2||Real Salt Lake||27||+2||43|
|5||Sporting Kansas City||28||0||38|
|7||San Jose Earthquakes||26||-3||32|
|8||Seattle Sounders FC||25||-2||31|
A key contest in the MLS Cup Playoffs race is ahead when the LA Galaxy and Vancouver Whitecaps FC meet for a third time this season in a Western Conference clash Saturday evening at StubHub Center.
FC Dallas look to keep first place in the West as they visit the Houston Dynamo at BBVA Compass Stadium for another edition of the Texas Derby.
Columbus achieved their second shutout in three game, with goals from Ethan Finlay and Justin Meram giving them three points.
Ignacio Piatti claimed his 14th goal of the season, which proved to be the game winner agasint their Canadian rivals Toronto FC.
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.
Philadelphia continued their good form, winning 2-0 over nine man Kansas City, with Roland Alberg scoring a stunner.