MLS Standings

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MLS standings

Eastern Conference

   W    L    T    Pts    GF    GA
   Columbus    10    4    4    34    26    16
   New York   8       6       3       27   20  21
   Toronto FC 6       6       5       23      19      19
   FIRE       5       5       5       20      21      21
   Kansas City       5       8       4       19      14      20
   Philadelphia       4       8       3       15      19      27
   New England      4      9      3      15      16      27
   D.C.       3       12      3       12      12      31
   Western Conference
   W    L    T    Pts    GF    GA
   Los Angeles    12    3    4    40    31    13
   Real Salt Lake    10      4      4      34      32      14
   FC Dallas  6       2       9       27      21      15
   Seattle    7       8       4       25      21      25
   Colorado   6       5       6       24      19      17
   San Jose   6       5       5 23 20 19
   Houston    5       8       5       20      23      27
   Chivas USA 5       9       3       18      21      23

NOTE: Three points for victory, one point for tie.

Sunday's Game

FIRE 3, Los Angeles 2

Thursday's game

Columbus at Philadelphia, 7 p.m.

Saturday's games

Chivas USA at Toronto FC, 3 p.m.

D.C. United at New England, 6:30 p.m.

Real Salt Lake at Kansas City, 7:30 p.m.

San Jose at Colorado, 8 p.m.

Fire summary

Fire 3, Galaxy 2

Chicago 3 0--3

Los Angeles 1 1--2

First half--1, Chicago, Pappa 7, 4th minute. 2, Chicago, John 2, 5th. 3, Chicago, Banner 1, 19th. 4, Los Angeles, Donovan 4 (penalty kick), 37th.

Second half--5, Los Angeles, Donovan 5 (penalty kick), 81st. …