Only the Chicago Fire, Seattle Sounders, LAFC, Atlanta United and now-defunct Miami Fusion had clinched playoff berths in their expansion seasons.
Perhaps it’s the first match I’m glad I didn’t pay in to watch since Covid closed down the world. A positive of Covid? There!
Randall Leal scored in the 33rd minute, Joe Willis recorded his MLS-leading ninth shutout and Nashville SC beat the Montreal Impact 1-0 on Tuesday night at Red Bull Arena. Nashville (7-6-7) is unbeaten in its last four games and moved into seventh place in the Eastern Conference standings. Montreal (7-12-2) has lost four of its last five games, and sits two points above the playoff line.