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July 16, 2013 at 9:16 PM

My MLS power rankings — Week 20

Here are some other MLS power rankings leaguewide from SI.com, ESPN.com, MLSsoccer.com and ProSoccerTalk.

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Team (prev. rank) Comment
1. Real Salt Lake (1) Dominance was rewarded in the All-Star selection of three: Rimando, Beckerman, Beltran
2. Portland (2) Late comeback against the Galaxy was one of the most thrilling games of the year so far
3. Sporting K.C. (3) Soony Saad was the unlikely hero against Toronto, netting two goals in a 3-0 home win
4. Vancouver (6) Camilo has entered the MVP race with league-leading 12 goals, nine in June/July alone
5. Montreal (4) Team denied rumors coach Marco Schallibaum could be replaced after 4-0 loss to N.Y.
6. L.A. Galaxy (5) Ended the Timbers’ home shutout streak at 586 minutes, but couldn’t hold on for the win
7. NY Red Bulls (10) Peguy Luyindula hadn’t scored all year, but teammates let him take a late PK vs. Impact
8. FC Dallas (7) Early season standouts have hit a slump: no wins in seven games, no goals in 270 min.
9. Philadelphia (12) Conor Casey’s seven goals are already his most since an MLS Cup-winning year in 2010
10. Houston (13) With two goals, Adam Moffat showed he’s perhaps the league’s best at long-range strikes
11. Colorado (11) Matt Pickens is back from injury, which could lead to a GK controversy with Clint Irwin
12. New England (8) Looking this week to end a decade-long drought on the road against the Rapids (0-5-5)
13. Sounders FC (9) What’s the best way to get past a three-game road losing streak? Three straight at home
14. San Jose (16) Dan Gargan took to Twitter to fire a few more jabs at Seattle after Saturday’s home win
15. Columbus (15) Bernardo Anor, Federico Higuain have connected on set-piece goals in back-to-back weeks
16. Chicago (14) The magic from Mike Magee’s homecoming has dried up after two losses in a row
17. Toronto FC (17) Robert Earnshaw has cooled off from his torrid start with one goal in his last 10 games
18. Chivas USA (18) Ex-U.S. captain Carlos Bocanegra could make his debut amid a 14-game winless streak
19. D.C. United (19) Needs a goal in Chicago to avoid the longest scoreless drought in MLS this season

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