Jozy Altidore scored a highlight-reel goal, and host Toronto FC defeated the New York Red Bulls 3-1 on Wednesday night in MLS play.
LA Galaxy striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic said he is "by far" still the best player in MLS even compared to LAFC's Carlos Vela.
Gustavo Bou scored in his MLS debut, and the New England Revolution extended their unbeaten streak with a 4-0 win over the Vancouver Whitecaps.
Josef Martinez scored a pair of second-half goals as Atlanta United blew out the Houston Dynamo to move into second in MLS' Eastern Conference.
Kieran Darcy ESPN Staff Writer
Pity Martinez is on the bench for Atlanta United against the Houston Dynamo on Wednesday. I'm switching to C.J. Sapong as my MLS fantasy Tier 2 forward. Sapong has had two quiet games in a row, but he still has eight goals on the season -- only six players have more -- and the Chicago Fire also play twice this week.
Atlanta United acquired defensive midfielder Mo Adams from the Chicago Fire on Wednesday in exchange for $100,000 in general allocation money.
An unnamed Premier League club has lodged two bids for New York Red Bulls center-back Aaron Long. We delve into that and more in MLS Rumor Rater.
Toronto FC striker Jozy Altidore was fined an undisclosed amount by MLS after describing the league's referees as "some of the worst in the world."
Atlanta United full-back Brek Shea is out for the season after suffering a serious right knee injury that will require surgery, said Frank de Boer.
James Olayinka had a goal and an assist to lead Arsenal past Major League Soccer's Colorado Rapids 3-0 in a friendly on Monday night.
This week sees LA Galaxy slide ahead of El Trafico, while San Jose and Minnesota rise in ESPN's MLS Power Rankings.
Dome Torrent believes the referee "100 percent" made a mistake that cost NYCFC in Sunday's 2-1 Hudson River Derby loss to the New York Red Bulls.
Daniel Royer's brace helped the New York Red Bulls to a 2-1 win over New York City FC on Sunday in a game rocked by controversy.