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Messi still day-to-day, Alba out for Miami

Lionel Messi trained Friday morning but will be a game-time decision once again for Inter Miami due to a nagging leg injury as it faces a key home MLS matchup Saturday against New York City FC.

Biggest impact on U.S. sports this year: Messi, Coach Prime or ... Taylor Swift? (2:12)
What it's like to swap shirts with Messi (3:01)
Will Messi make another appearance for Inter Miami this season? (2:14)
How did Messi's absence impact Inter Miami during the US Open Cup final? (2:28)
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Messi sits as Miami loses in U.S. Open Cup final

Lionel Messi watched from the sidelines as Inter Miami CF lost 2-1 to the Houston Dynamo in the U.S. Open Cup final after he was not named in the squad due to an injury picked up while on Argentina duty.


Whitecaps bounce back to earn draw vs. Rapids

Brian White scored on a 78th-minute header to help the Vancouver Whitecaps salvage a 2-2 tie with the last-place Colorado Rapids on Wednesday night at Commerce City, Colo.

Brian White's header is the equalizer for the Vancouver Whitecaps (0:42)
Alan Velasco's screamer from distance evens it up for Dallas (0:40)
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Messi's Open Cup status game-time decision

Lionel Messi's availability for U.S. Open Cup final will come down to a game-time decision, Inter Miami coach Gerardo "Tata" Martino said on Tuesday.


Galaxy rally late to earn tie with Austin FC

Michael Barrios scored the equalizer four minutes into second-half stoppage time to lift the visiting LA Galaxy to an unlikely 3-3 draw over shell-shocked Austin FC on Sunday in a key late-season Western Conference match.

Duncan McGuire nets equalizer for Orlando City SC vs. Inter Miami FC (0:51)

St. Louis City edge Loons, expand Western Conference lead

Njabulo Blom scored the go-ahead goal in the 73rd minute as expansion St. Louis City took another big step toward a Western Conference regular-season championship with a 2-1 victory over Minnesota United on Saturday night in soggy Saint Paul, Minn.

MLS Standings

FC Cincinnati301884+1762
Orlando City SC301497+951
Philadelphia Union301488+1650
Columbus Crew301479+1949
Atlanta United FC3113108+1449
New England Revolution2913106+1349
Nashville SC291289+844
CF Montréal3011415-1537
New York City FC3181310-337
D.C. United319913-336
New York Red Bulls3081012-734
Chicago Fire FC3081012-1334
Charlotte FC2971210-1233
Inter Miami CF299515-832
Toronto FC3041016-2422
St. Louis CITY SC3116510+1953
Seattle Sounders FC301299+645
Houston Dynamo FC3012711+743
Real Salt Lake3012711-343
Vancouver Whitecaps3011910+442
Portland Timbers3111911-742
San Jose Earthquakes31101110-441
FC Dallas30101010+140
Sporting Kansas City3110813-338
Minnesota United FC3091011-237
Austin FC309813-635
LA Galaxy2981011-934
Colorado Rapids3041115-2423