2017 Schedule

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2dMatt Pentz

Seattle's chance to cement dynasty slips away

Seattle came into MLS Cup with a chance to become the fourth club to win back-to-back titles. The Sounders' loss to Toronto is an opportunity missed.

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2dMatt Pentz

Schmetzer: Seattle adjustments not enough

The Seattle Sounders had no answer for Toronto's inspired tactics, and by the time Brian Schmetzer made his substitutions, MLS Cup was already lost.

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2dJeff Carlisle

Altidore the hero as Toronto lifts MLS Cup

Toronto FC capped off a historic season by earning Major League Soccer's first treble, lifting MLS Cup after beating the Seattle Sounders 2-0.

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WATCH: Bradley, Toronto FC lift the MLS Cup (2:03)
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Toronto FC 2-0 Seattle: Altidore leads Reds to MLS glory (2:53)
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Altidore goal helps Toronto to 1st MLS title

Jozy Altidore scored in the 67th minute as Toronto FC collected their first-ever MLS title with a 2-0 win over the Seattle Sounders on Saturday.

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WATCH: Vazquez seals MLS Cup for Toronto FC (1:34)
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WATCH: Altidore beats Frei to put Toronto ahead (1:30)
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Frei denies Giovinco again with sprawling save (0:26)
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WATCH: Stefan Frei's first-half saves in MLS Cup (0:48)
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Frei adjusts to deny Giovinco as Toronto threaten again (0:33)
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Frei makes early save on Toronto's Osorio (0:29)
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FIFA 18 Simulation: 2017 MLS Cup (0:46)
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Garber: 'Incredible' to have MLS Cup rematch (2:10)
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3dJeff Carlisle

Toronto, Seattle are two evolved teams

The MLS Cup final looks like a straight rematch of last year's, but a closer look reveals two very different teams still fighting for the same prize.

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4dMatt Pentz

Sounders' Alonso ruled out of MLS Cup

After suffering another injury setback, Seattle Sounders captain Osvaldo Alonso has been ruled out of the 2017 MLS Cup final vs. Toronto.

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Seattle's Dempsey appreciating things more this season (1:50)
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4dMatt Pentz

Frei: Sounders just hitting their stride

A year ago, the Seattle Sounders clawed their way to an MLS Cup crown. This year, says Stefan Frei, they're arriving at the final in peak condition.

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Pulisic among U.S. Soccer POTY nominees

Jozy Altidore, Michael Bradley, Clint Dempsey, Jordan Morris and Christian Pulisic have been nominated for U.S. Soccer Male Player of the Year.

2016-17 MLS Standings

Eastern ConferenceGPWDLGDP
Toronto FC342095+3769
New York City FC341699+1357
Chicago Fire3416711+1455
Atlanta United FC3415109+3055
Columbus Crew SC3416612+454
New York Red Bulls3414812+650
New England Revolution3413615-845
Philadelphia Union3411914+342
Montreal Impact3411617-639
Orlando City SC3410915-1939
DC United349520-2932
Western ConferenceGPWDLGDP
Portland Timbers3415811+1053
Seattle Sounders FC3414119+1353
Vancouver Whitecaps3415712+152
Houston Dynamo34131110+1250
Sporting Kansas City3412139+1149
San Jose Earthquakes3413714-2146
FC Dallas34111310046
Real Salt Lake3413615-645
Minnesota United FC3410618-2336
Colorado Rapids349619-2033
LA Galaxy348818-2232

RankingsMajor League Soccer

Goal Difference183rd
Goals Scored59Tied-6th
Assists71st
Goals Conceded414th