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David Accam scored an early first-half goal and the Chicago Fire beat 10-man New York City FC 1-0 on Friday night.
Chicago won its third straight game, while NYCFC had its winless streak reach six.
Accam capitalized on a defensive mistake in the 20th minute. NYCFC backup goalkeeper Ryan Meara came out of his area to prevent the ball from going out of bounds, but he mishandled it and Accam dribbled back to an empty net.
Accam put pressure on NYCFC's defense for most of the game. He was taken down...
NEW YORK -- The Major League Soccer disciplinary committee has suspended Colorado midfielder Marcelo Sarvas for two games and Seattle defender Chad Marshall for one game for actions last week.
MLS announced the suspensions Thursday. Sarvas will miss Colorado's games against FC Dallas and New York Red Bulls, while Marshall will be on the sideline Sunday when Seattle hosts rival Portland.
Sarvas was suspended for fouling and then stepping on Seattle striker Clint Dempsey. Earlier in the same game,...
Lamar Neagle scored twice and Obafemi Martins added a third goal as the Seattle Sounders managed a 3-1 win in Colorado.
Neagle opened the scoring in the fifth minute by curling in a shot from the corner of the 18-yard box, but the Rapids equalized through Gabriel Torres midway through the first half.
But three minutes later Neagle again put the Sounders ahead after receiving a ball over the top from Marco Pappa. Neagle's initial shot was saved by goalkeeper Clint Irwin but remained loose...