Most of the attention with be on the international stage this weekend as World Cup qualifying continues across the globe, but Major League Soccer rolls on despite the “break.”
Three potential playoff teams in the Eastern Conference will take the field on Saturday, including the Montreal Impact and Chicago Fire, who will do battle north of the border.
The two sides enter the match on very different paths, with the Fire losing six of their last seven fixtures, while the Impact are winners in four of their last five.
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Meanwhile, the New York Red Bulls will travel west to face FC Dallas, who has had significant struggles of their own recently. A Red Bulls win could see Jesse Marsch and Co. leap up to third place in the East.
Here’s a look at the four matches slated for Saturday night around MLS.
New England Revolution vs. Orlando City — 7 p.m. ET
Montreal Impact vs. Chicago Fire — 7 p.m. ET
FC Dallas vs. New York Red Bulls — 9 p.m. ET
LA Galaxy vs. Colorado Rapids — 11 p.m. ET