The Minnesota United Loons stunned the number one seed Sporting Kansas City with three first-half goals. Kevin Molino scored twice, and Bakaye Dibassy added the third and final goal. Young Goalkeeper Dayne St. Clair made several crucial saves early in the game to stifle Sporting KC.
Off of Emanuel Reynoso's corner kick, Bakaye Dibassy scores a goal with a header to extend Minnesota United's lead to 3-0 on Sporting Kansas City. Reynoso has assisted on each of the team's three first half goals.
Minnesota United opened up a two-goal lead over Sporting Kansas City, behind a pair of goals by Kevin Molino in the 27th and 35th minutes.
With Sporting Kansas City threatening to score, Minnesota United goalkeeper Dayne St. Clair shuffles across the goal and makes a huge save at the goalpost in the 15th minute.
The Seattle Sounders advanced to the Western Conference Finals by defeating FC Dallas in the postseason for the second straight year, 1-0. It was the Sounders' 15th straight home playoff win, the longest streak in MLS history. Shane O'Neill was the surprise hero, scoring the only goal for either side and helping Seattle move within two wins of a repeat title.
The Seattle Sounders struck first in this MLS Western Conference playoff bout against FC Dallas. Shane O'Neill scored the goal off of a corner kick.
Adam Burksa and Tajon Buchanan struck within four minutes of each other in the first half to give the New England Revolution a lead they would not relinquish against No. 1-seeded Philadelphia Union. Philly had won nine straight matches, but was given an early exit in a stunning first-round upset.
After having three goals called back for offside and just missing several high-percentage chances, No. 7-seeded Nashville SC finally struck for a goal, chipped in by Daniel Armando Rios, in extra time. They held on to win 1-0 over No. 2-seeded Toronto FC in a shocking early upset in the MLS Playoffs.
After Nashville SC missed numerous chances, it was Daniel Ríos who finally converted late into extra time to give Nashville a 1-0 lead over Toronto FC.
Sporting Kansas City was cruising to a 3-2 win in the first round of the MLS Playoffs over the San Jose Earthquakes, but Chris Wondolowski's 97th-minute goal sent things to extra time. Sporting KC emerged victorious after winning in a penalty shootout.
Join the MLS on FOX guys for a breakdown of Sporting Kansas City's thrilling win over the San Jose Earthquakes in a penalty shootout in the first round of the MLS Playoffs.
After scoring on their first three kicks against San Jose, Sporting KC's goalie Tim Melia locked in the victory on Sunday after blocking all of their attempted kicks in the overtime shootout.
Sporting KC's Ilie Sanchez knocked one in thanks to a corner kick from Gianluca Busio to tie the score against San Jose, 2-2.
Carlos Fierro and the San Jose Earthquakes tie things up at 1 a piece with Sporting KC off a deflection inside the box.
Roger Espinoza scored his first career MLS playoff goal in the 4' off of a corner kick as Sporting KC takes a 1-0 lead over San Jose Earthquakes.