The match report from D.C. United’s 1-0 victory over Chivas USA at RFK Stadium.


MLS’s Eastern Conference playoff race:

Sporting Kansas City 55 points (30 matches)

Chicago Fire 53 points (29)

New York Red Bulls 50 points (30)

D.C. United 50 points (30)

Houston Dynamo 46 points (30)


Columbus Crew 45 points (30)

If the playoffs started today.....

DCU would host Houston in a one-game playoff. The winner would face SKC in a two-leg conference semifinal. Chicago would play New York over two legs. (New York wins the first tiebreaker over DCU — goals for, 50-47.)

Key upcoming matches.....

Friday: Chicago at Kansas City.

Saturday: New York vs. Toronto, Columbus vs. Philadelphia, Houston vs. New England, DCU at Portland.


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