With the regular season done, now the real fun begins. Full details on the 2018 MLS Cup playoffs, including who plays whom and when, can be found below.
Playoff schedule (all times ET)
Conference championship first leg: Eastern Conference
- Sunday, Nov. 25; 5 p.m.: Atlanta United vs. New York Red Bulls (ESPN, ESPN Deportes / ESPN+)
- Sunday, Nov. 25; 7:30 p.m.: Portland Timbers vs. Sporting Kansas City (FS1 / FOX Deportes / FOX Sports Go)
Second leg: Eastern Conference
Diego Rubio and Daniel Salloi each scored first-half goals and then Salloi added a second in the final minute to help Sporting Kansas City beat Real Salt Lake 4-2 and win their Western Conference semifinals series on a 5-3 aggregate.
Kansas City poured on the pressure throughout the first half, winning multiple balls and pressing the attack against a Salt Lake team missing forward Corey Baird and midfielder Albert Rusnak.
Baird was sidelined after suffering a concussion in training during the week....