While Los Angeles has long sat atop our MLS Power Rankings, FC Dallas is reminding the Southern California duo that Texas has contenders, too.
The Seattle Sounders rallied from an early deficit to a 3-1 win over visiting Minnesota United on Sunday afternoon.
Adam Buksa scored his fifth and sixth goals of the season but the visiting New England Revolution settled for a 2-2 draw against Atlanta United.
FC Dallas struck for three goals in the first 23 minutes -- two by Jesus Ferreira -- on Saturday, more than enough to defeat the LA Galaxy 3-1.
Sebastian Blanco scored his first two goals of the season and added two assists as the Portland Timbers defeated visiting Sporting Kansas City 7-2.
Andrew Brody and Mikael Chang each scored their first goals of the season to rally Real Salt Lake to a 2-1 victory over Austin FC.
Taxiarchis Fountas and Ola Kamara scored goals as D.C. United rallied from a two-goal deficit to notch a 2-2 tie against host Inter Miami CF.
Adalberto Carrasquilla and Darwin Quintero scored as 10-man Houston Dynamo defeated Nashville SC.
FC Cincinnati took advantage of two glaring Chicago Fire mistakes to extend the team's record win streak to four games.
The Philadelphia Union were forced to settle for a 1-1 tie against the 10 men of visiting New York Red Bulls.
Erik Godoy scored in second-half stoppage time to give the Vancouver Whitecaps a 3-3 tie with the San Jose Earthquakes in a thriller on Saturday.
Djordje Mihailovic helped CF Montreal to a 2-0 win over Charlotte FC to extend its unbeaten streak to eight games.
Talles Magno and Taty Castellanos scored as host NYCFC extended their unbeaten streak to five games with a 2-0 victory against the Columbus Crew.
|Orlando City SC||12||6||2||4||-1||20|
|New York Red Bulls||11||5||4||2||+8||19|
|New York City FC||10||5||2||3||+11||17|
|Atlanta United FC||11||4||3||4||+1||15|
|New England Revolution||11||3||3||5||-2||12|
|Inter Miami CF||11||3||2||6||-10||11|
|Chicago Fire FC||11||2||4||5||-5||10|
|Real Salt Lake||12||5||4||3||-4||19|
|Houston Dynamo FC||11||4||3||4||+1||15|
|Minnesota United FC||11||4||2||5||0||14|
|Seattle Sounders FC||9||3||1||5||-2||10|
|San Jose Earthquakes||11||2||4||5||-7||10|
|Sporting Kansas City||12||2||3||7||-13||9|