2018 Schedule

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2018 Schedule
Moreno: Portland to blame, not the officiating in MLS Cup (3:50)
Savarese: Referees killed our momentum (0:51)
Project MLS Cup: Atlanta reigns supreme (1:52)
7-year-old Malea Emma's jaw-dropping national anthem (1:57)
Atlanta United 2-0 Portland: Martinez & Co. win MLS Cup (1:38)
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7dReuters

Martinez powers Atlanta United to MLS Cup win

Josef Martinez was instrumental as Atlanta United secured the MLS Cup in just its second season on Saturday, defeating the Portland Timbers 2-0.

Can Portland turn Atlanta's passion into nerves? (1:36)
Ale's 'You Know It, You Love It' MLS Awards: Playoff edition (4:54)
ESPN Illustration
9dESPN

Everything you need to know about MLS Cup

MLS Cup is upon is. Before Atlanta United and the Portland Timbers kick off MLS' marquee event, read all the stats and details from our experts.

Garber: MLS is a league for a 'new America' (3:20)
Blanco eyeing more MLS Cup magic with Portland (1:45)
Guzan: Season will only be a success with MLS Cup victory (1:12)
Almiron: Atlanta have to control the rhythm of MLS Cup (0:46)
Martino: Atlanta need to be very wary of road-tested Portland (2:22)
Altidore: I love Berhalter's style of play in terms of attacking (5:00)
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16dJeff Carlisle

Valeri, Blanco again the magicians for Portland

The Portland Timbers' remarkable run to 2018 MLS Cup has many key parts, but again Diego Valeri and Sebastian Blanco were a cut above vs. SKC.

2017-18 MLS Standings

Eastern ConferenceGPWDLGDP
New York Red Bulls342257+2971
Atlanta United FC342167+2669
New York City FC3416810+1456
DC United3414911+1051
Columbus Crew SC3414911-251
Philadelphia Union3415514-150
Montreal Impact3414416-646
New England Revolution34101113-641
Toronto FC3410618-536
Chicago Fire348818-1332
Orlando City SC348422-3128
Western ConferenceGPWDLGDP
Sporting Kansas City341888+2562
Seattle Sounders FC3418511+1559
LAFC341699+1657
FC Dallas341699+857
Portland Timbers3415910+654
Real Salt Lake3414713-349
LA Galaxy3413912+248
Vancouver Whitecaps3413813-1347
Houston Dynamo3410816038
Minnesota United FC3411320-2236
Colorado Rapids348719-2731
San Jose Earthquakes344921-2221

RankingsMajor League Soccer

Goal Difference69th
Goals Scored63Tied-5th
Assists397th
Goals Conceded5711th