• The Canadian Press

    Araujo dos Santos, Johnson lead NYCFC past Chicago 1-0

    NEW YORK (AP) — Héber Araujo dos Santos scored on a penalty kick in the 28th minute and Sean Johnson made it stand up as New York City FC defeated the Chicago Fire 1-0 on Sunday. NYCF (7-3-2) at least temporarily moved two points ahead of the Philadelphia Union for the top spot in the Eastern Conference. The Union played at the Portland Timbers on Sunday night. NYCFC began the day in a four-way tie for second with Orlando, Montreal and the New York Red Bulls. Johnson didn't have to make a save u

  • The Canadian Press

    Real Salt Lake edges CF Montreal 2-1

    MONTREAL — After a blazing start, CF Montreal could not seem to get anything going as they suffered their second consecutive 2-1 setback against Real Salt Lake on Sunday afternoon. It is the first time Montreal has dropped points at Stade Saputo this season. “We knew what we were coming up against. They didn’t really surprise us,” said Montreal defender Rudy Camacho. “We got an early goal and that was great, but we stopped playing. We didn’t do what was needed so it’s annoying and it’s frustrati

  • The Canadian Press

    Rios' late goal lifts Charlotte over Vancouver 2-1

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Daniel Rios scored on a tap-in in the 85th minute to send Charlotte FC to a 2-1 victory over the Vancouver Whitecaps on Sunday. Vancouver (3-7-2) grabbed a 1-0 lead just two minutes into the match when Tosaint Ricketts took advantage of a Christian Fuchs miscue in the box to find the back of the net. Charlotte (5-7-1) answered in the 8th minute when Andre Shinyashiki snuck a header past Vancouver's Max Anchor, who was an emergency starter because of injuries. Cristian Orti