The remainder of the conference is scheduled to play either 22 matches or 23 matches. So how will MLS determine the top eight teams in the West? There are two presumptive options: total points as used by Major League Soccer for 23 of the previous 24 seasons, or points per game as used by Major League Soccer in the shortened 2001 campaign.
Colorado goalkeeper William Yarbrough had four saves in the first 45 minutes, parrying a blast from Johnny Russell off a free kick just outside the box and a knuckling shot from Alan Pulido. Pulido, in his first game back following international duty with Mexico, was hungry for a goal and put his side on the scoreboard with his fifth shot of the night.
Starting XI: William Yarbrough, Keegan Rosenberry, Lalas Abubakar, Danny Wilson, Sam Vines, Collen Warner, Jack Price, Cole Bassett, Younes Namli, Diego Rubio, Andre Shinyashiki Bench: Clint Irwin, Drew Moor, Auston Trusty, Steven Beitashour, Jeremy Kelly, Nicolas Benezet, Nicolás Mezquida, Jonathan Lewis, Matt Hundley Injury Report Suspended: Kellyn Acosta (yellow card accumulation) Not Medically Cleared: Braian Galván Kortne Ford Notes: Goal Bassett Homegrown midfielder Cole Bassett continued ...