Major League Soccer records and statistics

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The following is a compilation of notable Major League Soccer records and statistics for teams and players.

MLS Cup and Supporters' Shield[edit]

Season MLS Cup
Winner
MLS Cup
Runner-Up
MLS Supporters' Shield
Winner
MLS Supporters' Shield
Runner-Up
1996 D.C. United Los Angeles Galaxy Tampa Bay Mutiny Los Angeles Galaxy
1997 D.C. United Colorado Rapids D.C. United Kansas City Wizards
1998 Chicago Fire D.C. United Los Angeles Galaxy D.C. United
1999 D.C. United Los Angeles Galaxy D.C. United Los Angeles Galaxy
2000 Kansas City Wizards Chicago Fire Kansas City Wizards Chicago Fire
2001 San Jose Earthquakes Los Angeles Galaxy Miami Fusion Chicago Fire
2002 Los Angeles Galaxy New England Revolution Los Angeles Galaxy San Jose Earthquakes
2003 San Jose Earthquakes Chicago Fire Chicago Fire San Jose Earthquakes
2004 D.C. United Kansas City Wizards Columbus Crew Kansas City Wizards
2005 Los Angeles Galaxy New England Revolution San Jose Earthquakes New England Revolution
2006 Houston Dynamo New England Revolution D.C. United FC Dallas
2007 Houston Dynamo New England Revolution D.C. United Chivas USA
2008 Columbus Crew New York Red Bulls Columbus Crew Houston Dynamo
2009 Real Salt Lake Los Angeles Galaxy Columbus Crew Los Angeles Galaxy
2010 Colorado Rapids FC Dallas Los Angeles Galaxy Real Salt Lake
2011 Los Angeles Galaxy Houston Dynamo Los Angeles Galaxy Seattle Sounders FC
2012 Los Angeles Galaxy Houston Dynamo San Jose Earthquakes Sporting Kansas City
2013 Sporting Kansas City Real Salt Lake New York Red Bulls Sporting Kansas City
2014 Los Angeles Galaxy New England Revolution Seattle Sounders FC Los Angeles Galaxy
2015 Portland Timbers Columbus Crew SC New York Red Bulls FC Dallas
2016 Seattle Sounders FC Toronto FC FC Dallas Colorado Rapids

MLS Cup finals[edit]

Season Winner Result Runner-Up Venue
1996
Details
D.C. United 3–2 (AET) Los Angeles Galaxy Foxboro Stadium, Foxborough, MA
1997
Details
D.C. United 2–1 Colorado Rapids Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Stadium, Washington, D.C.
1998
Details
Chicago Fire 2–0 D.C. United Rose Bowl, Pasadena, CA
1999
Details
D.C. United 2–0 Los Angeles Galaxy Foxboro Stadium, Foxborough, MA
2000
Details
Kansas City Wizards 1–0 Chicago Fire Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Stadium, Washington, D.C.
2001
Details
San Jose Earthquakes 2–1 (AET) Los Angeles Galaxy Columbus Crew Stadium, Columbus, OH
2002
Details
Los Angeles Galaxy 1–0 (AET) New England Revolution Gillette Stadium, Foxborough, MA
2003
Details
San Jose Earthquakes 4–2 Chicago Fire The Home Depot Center, Carson, CA
2004
Details
D.C. United 3–2 Kansas City Wizards The Home Depot Center, Carson, CA
2005
Details
Los Angeles Galaxy 1–0 (AET) New England Revolution Pizza Hut Park, Frisco, TX
2006
Details
Houston Dynamo 1–1 (AET)
4–3 (PSO)
New England Revolution Pizza Hut Park, Frisco, TX
2007
Details
Houston Dynamo 2–1 New England Revolution Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Stadium, Washington, D.C.
2008
Details
Columbus Crew 3–1 New York Red Bulls The Home Depot Center, Carson, CA
2009
Details
Real Salt Lake 1–1 (AET)
5–4 (PSO)
Los Angeles Galaxy Qwest Field, Seattle, WA
2010
Details
Colorado Rapids 2–1 (AET) FC Dallas BMO Field, Toronto, ON
2011
Details
Los Angeles Galaxy 1–0 Houston Dynamo The Home Depot Center, Carson, CA
2012
Details
Los Angeles Galaxy 3–1 Houston Dynamo The Home Depot Center, Carson, CA
2013
Details
Sporting Kansas City 1–1 (AET)
7–6 (PSO)
Real Salt Lake Sporting Park, Kansas City, KS
2014
Details
Los Angeles Galaxy 2–1 (AET) New England Revolution StubHub Center, Carson, CA
2015
Details
Portland Timbers 2–1 Columbus Crew SC Mapfre Stadium, Columbus, OH
2016
Details
Seattle Sounders FC 0-0 (AET)
5-4 (PSO)
Toronto FC BMO Field, Toronto, ON

All-Time Most Successful MLS Clubs[edit]

Team Seasons Domestic Continental Intercontinental Total
MLS Cup MLS Supporters' Shield U.S. Open Cup 2 Canadian Championship 3, 4 CONCACAF Champions League CONCACAF Champions' Cup SuperLiga1 Copa Interamericana
D.C. United 21 4 4 3 not eligible 1 1 13
Los Angeles Galaxy 21 5 4 2 1 12
Sporting Kansas City 21 2 1 3 6
Seattle Sounders 8 1 1 4 6
Chicago Fire 19 1 1 4 6
Toronto FC 10 not eligible 6 6
Columbus Crew SC 21 1 3 1 not eligible 5
San Jose Earthquakes 19 2 2 4
FC Dallas 21 1 2 3
Houston Dynamo 11 2 2
New York Red Bulls 21 2 2
New England Revolution 21 1 1 2
Montreal Impact 5 not eligible 2 2
Real Salt Lake 12 1 not eligible 1
Colorado Rapids 21 1 1
Portland Timbers 6 1 1
Miami Fusion5 4 1 1
Tampa Bay Mutiny5 6 1 1
Vancouver Whitecaps FC 6 not eligible 1 1
Chivas USA5 10 not eligible 0
Philadelphia Union 7 0
New York City FC 2 0
Orlando City SC 2 0
The figures in bold represent the most times this honor has been won by an MLS team.

1 – Minor honors
2 – Canadian teams cannot participate in the U.S. Open Cup
3 – American teams cannot participate in the Canadian Championship
4 – 2008 Canadian Championship was won by Montreal Impact, a former NASL team not the current MLS Montreal Impact
5 – Defunct

Player records — career[edit]

Bold indicates active player. All statistics are for regular season only.

Goals[edit]

Rank Nat Name Years Goals Apps Ratio
1 United States Landon Donovan 2001–2014 145 334 .43
2 United States Jeff Cunningham 1998–2010 134 359 .37
3 Bolivia Jaime Moreno 1996–2010 133 340 .39
4 United States Chris Wondolowski 2005–present 126 245 .48
5 United States Ante Razov 1996–2000; 2001–09 114 263 .43
6 United States Jason Kreis 1996–2007 108 305 .35
7 Canada Dwayne De Rosario 2001–2014 104 343 .30
8 United States Taylor Twellman 2002–2010 101 174 .58
9 United States Edson Buddle 2001–10; 2012–15 100 302 .33
10 Guatemala Carlos Ruiz 2002–08; 2011, 2013, 2016-present 89 189 .47

Assists[edit]

Rank Nat Name Years Assists Apps Ratio
1 United States Landon Donovan 2001–2014 136 334 .41
2 United States Steve Ralston 1996–2010 135 379 .36
3 United States Brad Davis 2002–2016 123 392 .31
4 Colombia Carlos Valderrama 1996–2002 114 177 .64
5 United States Preki 1996–2005 112 242 .46
6 Bolivia Jaime Moreno 1996–2010 102 340 .30
7 Bolivia Marco Etcheverry 1996–2003 101 190 .53
8 United States Cobi Jones 1996–2007 91 306 .29
9 Jamaica Andy Williams 1998–2011 86 343 .25
11 El Salvador Mauricio Cienfuegos 1996–2003 80 206 .38
United States Chris Henderson 1996–2006 80 317 .25

Minutes played[edit]

Minutes played
Rank Player Minutes
1 United States Kevin Hartman 37,260
2 United States Nick Rimando 35,343
3 United States Kyle Beckerman 33,145
4 United States Steve Ralston 33,142
5 United States Joe Cannon 30,731
6 United States Landon Donovan 28,665
7 United States Brian Carroll 28,592
8 United States Davy Arnaud 28,462
9 United States Bobby Boswell 28,428
10 United States Brad Davis 28,095

Last Updated August 26, 2016

Goals Against Average[edit]

Rank Player GAA
1 Denmark Jimmy Nielsen 0.99
2 United States Kasey Keller 1.06
3 Jamaica Donovan Ricketts 1.11
4 Senegal Bouna Coundoul 1.13
5 Canada Pat Onstad 1.14
6 United States Nick Rimando 1.19
7 Puerto Rico Josh Saunders 1.20
8 United States Kevin Hartman 1.21
United States Will Hesmer 1.21
10 United States Jon Busch 1.22

Player records — single season[edit]

Bold indicates ongoing season. All statistics are for regular season only.

Most goals[edit]

Rank Player Season Team Goals
1 United States Roy Lassiter 1996 Tampa Bay Mutiny 27
United States Chris Wondolowski 2012 San Jose Earthquakes
England Bradley Wright-Phillips 2014 New York Red Bulls
4 Senegal Mamadou Diallo 2000 Tampa Bay Mutiny 26
Trinidad and Tobago Stern John 1998 Columbus Crew
6 Guatemala Carlos Ruiz 2002 Los Angeles Galaxy 24
England Bradley Wright-Phillips 2016 New York Red Bulls
8 El Salvador Raúl Díaz Arce 1996 D.C. United 23
United States Taylor Twellman 2002 New England Revolution
Spain David Villa 2016 New York City FC

Most assists[edit]

Rank Player Season Team Assists
1 Colombia Carlos Valderrama 2000 Tampa Bay Mutiny 26
2 United States Sacha Kljestan 2016 New York Red Bulls 20
3 United States Landon Donovan 2014 LA Galaxy 19
Argentina Guillermo Barros Schelotto 2008 Columbus Crew
United States Steve Ralston 2002 New England Revolution
Bolivia Marco Etcheverry 1998 D.C. United
Colombia Carlos Valderrama 1997 Tampa Bay Mutiny
Bolivia Marco Etcheverry 1996 D.C. United
9 United States Steve Ralston 1999 New England Revolution 18

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Most shutouts[edit]

Rank Player Season Team Shutouts
1 United States Tony Meola 2000 Kansas City Wizards 16
2 Denmark Jimmy Nielsen 2012 Sporting Kansas City 15
3 Jamaica Donovan Ricketts 2013 Portland Timbers 14
United States Nick Rimando 2010 Real Salt Lake
5 Ghana Adam Kwarasey 2015 Portland Timbers 13
Denmark David Ousted 2015 Vancouver Whitecaps FC
Denmark David Ousted 2014 Vancouver Whitecaps FC
Denmark Jimmy Nielsen 2013 Sporting Kansas City
United States Nick Rimando 2011 Real Salt Lake
United States Kevin Hartman 2011 FC Dallas
United States Brad Guzan 2007 Chivas USA

All-Time Regular Season Successes[edit]

Rank Club 1st 2nd 3rd 4th
1 Los Angeles Galaxy 4 4 2 1
2 D.C. United 4 1 4 1
3 Columbus Crew SC 3 0 0 2
4 San Jose Earthquakes 2 2 0 1
5 New York Red Bulls 2 0 3 1
6 Sporting Kansas City 1 4 0 1
7 Chicago Fire 1 2 2 3
7 FC Dallas 1 2 2 3
9 Seattle Sounders 1 1 0 1
10 Tampa Bay Mutiny 1 0 1 1
11 Miami Fusion 1 0 0 0
12 New England Revolution 0 1 2 2
13 Houston Dynamo 0 1 2 0
14 Real Salt Lake 0 1 1 2
15 Colorado Rapids 0 1 0 1
16 Chivas USA 0 1 0 0
17 Toronto FC 0 0 1 0
17 Vancouver Whitecaps FC 0 0 1 0
17 Portland Timbers 0 0 1 0
20 New York City FC 0 0 0 1
23 Montreal Impact 0 0 0 0
23 Orlando City SC 0 0 0 0
23 Philadelphia Union 0 0 0 0
  • * Through 2016 regular season.

All-Time Regular Season Records[edit]

Through completion of 2016 regular season.

Pts Rank Club Seasons GP W1 L2 T SOW3 GF GA GD Pts Pts Per
Game
1st 2nd 3rd 4th
Finishing Positions.4
1 Los Angeles Galaxy 21 (1996–) 662 307 216 139 11 1061 831 +230 1038 1.568 4 4 2 1
2 FC Dallas 21 (1996–) 662 278 256 128 15 980 954 +26 932 1.408 1 2 2 3
3 Columbus Crew SC 21 (1996–) 662 270 257 135 13 964 928 +36 919 1.388 3 2
4 Sporting Kansas City 21 (1996–) 663 270 253 140 16 922 892 +30 918 1.385 1 4 1
5 D.C. United 21 (1996–) 662 275 259 128 18 1014 965 +49 917 1.385 4 1 4 1
6 New York Red Bulls 21 (1996–) 662 266 262 134 11 995 981 +14 910 1.375 2 3 1
7 Colorado Rapids 21 (1996–) 662 248 276 138 12 868 958 −90 858 1.296 1 1
8 New England Revolution 21 (1996–) 663 250 281 132 17 921 1000 −79 848 1.279 1 2 2
9 Chicago Fire 19 (1998–) 599 237 217 145 5 870 824 +46 846 1.412 1 2 2 3
10 San Jose Earthquakes 19 (1996–05,2008–) 600 230 232 138 19 824 813 +11 790 1.317 2 2 1
11 Real Salt Lake 12 (2005–) 388 143 143 102 0 517 498 +19 531 1.369 1 1 2
12 Houston Dynamo 11 (2006–) 356 132 118 106 0 465 448 +17 502 1.410 1 2
13 Seattle Sounders FC 8 (2009–) 264 123 81 60 0 379 305 +74 429 1.625 1 1 1
14 Toronto FC 10 (2007–) 324 91 144 89 0 384 498 −114 362 1.117
15 Chivas USA 10 (2005–14) 320 92 149 79 0 351 483 −132 355 1.109 1
16 Philadelphia Union 7 (2010–) 234 72 96 66 0 303 335 −32 282 1.205
17 Portland Timbers 6 (2011–) 204 72 69 63 0 278 281 -3 279 1.368 1
18 Vancouver Whitecaps FC 6 (2011–) 204 68 79 57 0 255 269 −14 261 1.279 1
19 Tampa Bay Mutiny 6 (1996–01) 187 83 98 6 10 312 336 −24 235 1.257 1 1 1
20 Montreal Impact 5 (2012–) 170 58 71 41 0 230 255 −25 215 1.265
21 Miami Fusion 4 (1998–01) 122 56 56 10 10 199 219 −20 158 1.295 1
22 New York City FC 2 (2015–) 68 25 27 16 0 111 115 −4 91 1.338 1
23 Orlando City SC 2 (2015–) 68 21 25 22 0 101 116 −15 85 1.250

1 – Included shootout wins in seasons 1996–1999.
2 – Included shootout losses in seasons 1996–1999.
3 – Shoot Out Wins
4 – Based on combined conference results before single format for playoff qualification was inaugurated in 2007.

All-Time Playoff Success[edit]

Club Champions Final Conference Finals Conference Semis Knockout Round Series
Played
Series
Won
Series
Lost
Series
Won %
Los Angeles Galaxy 5 4 4 5 1 42 29 13 69.05%
D.C. United 4 1 2 5 1 26 17 9 65.38%
Houston Dynamo 2 2 2 2 0 18 14 5 77.78%
Sporting Kansas City 2 1 4 5 3 25 12 13 48.00%
San Jose Earthquakes 2 0 1 5 0 13 7 6 53.85%
Chicago Fire 1 2 5 4 1 23 12 11 52.17%
Columbus Crew SC 1 1 4 6 1 21 9 12 42.86%
Colorado Rapids 1 1 4 6 1 22 10 12 45.45%
Real Salt Lake 1 1 2 3 1 14 7 7 50.00%
Seattle Sounders FC 1 0 2 5 0 15 8 7 53.33%
Portland Timbers 1 0 1 0 0 6 5 1 83.33%
New England Revolution 0 5 2 5 1 25 12 13 48.00%
New York Red Bulls 0 1 3 13 0 24 7 17 29.17%
FC Dallas 0 1 3 10 1 21 6 15 28.57%
Toronto FC 0 1 1 1 1 5 3 2 60.00%
Tampa Bay Mutiny 0 0 1 3 0 5 1 4 20.00%
Miami Fusion 0 0 1 2 0 4 1 3 25.00%
Montreal Impact 0 0 1 1 1 6 3 3 50.00%
Chivas USA 0 0 0 4 0 4 0 4 00.00%
Vancouver Whitecaps FC 0 0 0 1 2 3 0 3 00.00%
Philadelphia Union 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 2 00.00%
New York City FC 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 00.00%
Orlando City SC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 00.00%
  • Through completion of 2016 playoffs.

All-Time Playoffs Records[edit]

Pts Rank Club Appearances
vs Seasons
Appearances
Percentages
GP W1 L2 T SOW GF GA GD Pts PPG PPG Rank
1 Los Angeles Galaxy 18 / 21 85.71% 74 45 22 7 1 122 78 +44 137 1.851 3
2 D.C. United 12 / 21 57.14% 45 26 13 6 3 67 54 +13 78 1.733 5
3 Chicago Fire 12 / 19 63.16% 43 21 16 6 2 61 41 +20 65 1.512 8
4 New England Revolution 13 / 21 61.90% 42 17 16 9 0 50 53 −3 60 1.429 10
5 Sporting Kansas City 15 / 21 71.43% 45 17 20 8 1 59 60 -1 57 1.267 12
6 Columbus Crew SC 13 / 21 61.90% 42 17 21 4 1 59 66 −7 53 1.262 13
7 New York Red Bulls 17 / 21 80.95% 47 15 24 8 1 53 66 −13 51 1.085 15
8 Houston Dynamo 7 / 11 63.64% 28 14 8 6 0 38 27 +11 48 1.714 6
9 FC Dallas 15 / 21 71.43% 43 14 22 7 2 56 76 −20 45 1.047 16
10 Colorado Rapids 13 / 21 61.90% 39 13 22 4 0 35 55 −20 43 1.103 14
11 Seattle Sounders FC 8 / 8 100.00% 26 11 10 5 0 28 27 +1 38 1.462 9
12 San Jose Earthquakes 8 / 19 42.11% 24 12 11 1 0 37 32 +5 37 1.542 7
13 Real Salt Lake 8 / 12 66.67% 22 7 8 7 0 23 27 −4 28 1.273 11
14 Montreal Impact 3 / 5 60.00% 9 6 3 0 0 18 17 +1 18 2.000 1
14 Portland Timbers 2 / 6 33.33% 10 5 2 3 0 18 14 +4 18 1.800 4
15 Toronto FC 2 / 10 20.00% 7 4 2 1 0 17 9 +8 13 1.857 2
16 Miami Fusion 3 / 4 75.00% 10 3 7 0 0 6 13 −7 9 0.900 17
17 Chivas USA 4 / 10 40.00% 8 1 4 3 0 6 10 −4 6 0.750 18
18 Tampa Bay Mutiny 4 / 6 66.67% 11 2 9 0 0 12 23 −11 6 0.545 19
19 Vancouver Whitecaps FC 3 / 6 50.00% 4 0 3 1 0 2 6 −4 1 0.250 20
21 Philadelphia Union 2 / 7 28.57% 3 0 3 0 0 2 6 −4 0 0.000 21
22 New York City FC 1 / 2 50.00% 2 0 2 0 0 0 7 -7 0 0.000 21
22 Orlando City SC 0 / 2 00.00% 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 21

1 – Included shootout wins in seasons 1996–1999.
2 – Included shootout losses in seasons 1996–1999.

  • Through 2016 playoffs.

Single game records[edit]

Highest scoring games[edit]

Goals
scored
Date Home team Result Away team
11 May 6, 1998 L.A. Galaxy 7–4 Colorado Rapids
10 May 2, 1996 Kansas City Wizards 6–4 Columbus Crew
10 August 26, 2000 MetroStars 6–4 Dallas Burn
10 May 8, 2004 MetroStars 5–5 San Jose Earthquakes
10 August 1, 2015 D.C. United 6–4 Real Salt Lake

Biggest winning margin[edit]

Winning
margin
Date Home team Result Away team
7 June 4, 1998 Dallas Burn 1–8 LA Galaxy
7 July 4, 2001 Kansas City Wizards 0–7 Chicago Fire
7 May 21, 2016 New York City FC 0–7 New York Red Bulls
6 June 20, 1999 Kansas City Wizards 6–0 MetroStars
6 August 26, 2006 New York Red Bulls 6–0 Real Salt Lake
6 April 25, 2009 Real Salt Lake 6–0 New England Revolution
6 August 1, 2009 FC Dallas 6–0 Kansas City Wizards
6 September 5, 2014 Los Angeles Galaxy 6–0 Colorado Rapids

Longest streaks[edit]

Winning streaks[edit]

Most Wins in a Row
Team No. From To
LA Galaxy 15 September 7, 1997 May 17, 1998
LA Galaxy 12 April 13, 1996 June 26, 1996
Chicago Fire 11 May 16, 1998 July 4, 1998
D.C. United 11 July 25, 1999 September 25, 1999
  • The longest winning start to a season was achieved by Los Angeles Galaxy in 1996, who opened the campaign with 12 consecutive wins and won their first eight games in regulation.
  • The longest winning end to a season was achieved by the Los Angeles Galaxy in 1997, who closed the campaign with six straight wins.

Undefeated streaks[edit]

Most Wins/Ties in a Row
Team No. From To
Columbus Crew 19 July 3, 2004 April 2, 2005
FC Dallas 19 May 27, 2010 October 9, 2010
Real Salt Lake 18 November 24, 2010 April 13, 2011
Real Salt Lake 16 September 28, 2013 May 24, 2014
New York Red Bulls 16 July 10, 2016 October 23, 2016
LA Galaxy 15 September 7, 1997 May 17, 1998
LA Galaxy 15 February 10, 2009 June 5, 2009
Portland Timbers 15 March 16, 2013 July 7, 2013
Colorado Rapids 15 April 13, 2016 July 23, 2016
  • The longest unbeaten start to a season was achieved by both the Los Angeles Galaxy in 2010 and Real Salt Lake in 2014, who both opened their campaigns with 12 unbeaten matches (with 10 wins, 2 draws and 6 wins, 6 draws, respectively).[2]
  • The longest unbeaten end to a season was achieved by the Columbus Crew in 2004, who closed the campaign 18 matches unbeaten (with eight wins and 10 draws).

Home undefeated streaks[edit]

Legend
Unbeaten run in progress
Defunct team
  • Only regular season MLS matches towards individual team records records.
As of March 2, 2017 [3]
Most home wins/ties in a row
Team Home games unbeaten Start date End date
Atlanta United FC 0
Chicago Fire 15 2000/05/24 2001/05/26
Chivas USA 16 2006/09/09 2007/09/27
Colorado Rapids 16 2003/05/31 2004/05/22
Columbus Crew SC 22 2008/06/28 2009/09/26
D.C. United 17 2012/03/30 2013/03/09
FC Dallas 19 2015/08/29 2016/09/03
Houston Dynamo 30 2011/07/09 2013/04/28
LA Galaxy 23 2014/04/12 2015/05/27
Miami Fusion 11 2000/08/05 2001/06/30
Minnesota United FC 0
Montreal Impact 7 [Note MTL] 2015/09/05 2016/04/09
New England Revolution 17 2014/07/30 2015/06/13
New York City FC 4 2016/05/15 2016/06/28
New York Red Bulls 19 2016/04/24 2017/04/29
Orlando City SC 17 2015/08/01 2016/07/31
Philadelphia Union 10 [Note PHI] 2015/09/20 2016/06/22
Portland Timbers 22 2013/04/06 2014/05/17
Real Salt Lake 29 2009/06/06 2011/05/14
San Jose Earthquakes 18 2004/09/25 2005/10/08
Seattle Sounders FC 14 2013/03/16 2013/09/29
Sporting Kansas City 12 2015/03/08 2015/08/15
Tampa Bay Mutiny 8 1996/08/17 1997/05/10
Toronto FC 17 2009/06/13 2010/08/07
Vancouver Whitecaps FC 10 2013/03/02 2013/07/14
Notes
  1. ^ Montreal (MTL): Montreal Impact has accomplished this home unbeaten run four times, the most recent dates are shown
  2. ^ Philadelphia (PHI): Philadelphia Union has accomplished this home unbeaten run twice, the most recent dates are shown

Transfer fees[edit]

[edit]

Rank Player From To Fee Year Ref.
1 United States Michael Bradley Italy AS Roma Canada Toronto FC $10m 2014 [4]
2 United States Clint Dempsey England Tottenham Hotspur United States Seattle Sounders $9m 2013 [5]
3 England Jermain Defoe England Tottenham Hotspur Canada Toronto FC $7.2m 2014 [6][7]
4 Mexico Giovani Dos Santos Spain Vilarreal United States LA Galaxy $7m 2015 [8]
5 Uruguay Nicolás Lodeiro Argentina Boca Juniors United States Seattle Sounders $6m 2016 [9]

Received[edit]

Rank Player From To Fee Year Ref.
1 United States Jozy Altidore United States New York Red Bulls Spain Villarreal $8m 2008 [10]
2 United States Eddie Johnson United States Kansas City Wizards England Fulham $6m 2008 [11]
3 United States Maurice Edu Canada Toronto FC Scotland Rangers $5m 2008 [12]
4 Costa Rica Giancarlo González United States Columbus Crew Italy Palermo $5m 2014 [13]
5 United States Matt Miazga United States New York Red Bulls England Chelsea $5m 2016 [14]

Average season attendances[edit]

  • Highest single match attendance: 69,255 (Los Angeles Galaxy vs. MetroStars, April 13, 1996)
  • Highest average attendance: 44,247 (Seattle Sounders, 2015)
  • Lowest average attendance: 7,063 (Chivas USA, 2014)

Streaks[edit]

  • The longest road trip a team has played during the regular season was recorded by Sporting Kansas City in 2011. They opened the season with ten straight games on the road due to the completion of Livestrong Sporting Park in the early part of the 2011 season, so the club elected to play its first ten games away, rather than find a temporary venue.
  • The record for longest home stand a team has played during the regular season is shared by Chicago Fire in 2006 and Sporting Kansas City in 2011. They played nine consecutive games at home.
  • The highest number of points achieved by a team in the regular season was 68 (24–8–2), by LA Galaxy in 1998.
  • The highest number of points achieved by a team at home during a regular season was 41 (12–0–5) by LA Galaxy in 2011 and (13-2-2) by the New York Red Bulls in 2016.
  • The highest number of points achieved by a team on the road during a regular season was 37 (13–3), by the LA Galaxy in 1998.
  • The most draws achieved by a team during a regular season was 18, by Chicago Fire in 2014.[15]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

Works cited[edit]

External links[edit]


Preceded by
APSL
Division 1 Soccer League in the United States
1996–present
Succeeded by
Current League