Dallas goes top of standings with 89th-minute victory over Seattle
October 18, 2016, 12:03 am TWN
FRISCO, Texas -- Dallas' Carlos Ruiz stabbed home Mauro Diaz's flick pass in the 89th minute to give the hosts a 2-1 victory over Seattle on Sunday, moving back to the top of the overall MLS standings with one round to play.
Dallas moved two points above Colorado, which lost at Portland, and can clinch the Supporters' Shield for the best regular season record next weekend at Los Angeles.
In other key games, D.C. United clinched a playoff place with a 3-1 win against New York City, which dropped three points behind rival New York in the fight for top spot in the Eastern Conference, and Montreal also sealed a playoff spot with a home draw against Toronto.