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Quarterfinals

Teams earn three points for a win and one point for a tie; first team to earn five points advances.

DateResult
Sept. 25at Dallas 4, Colorado 2
Sept. 28at Colorado 1, Dallas 0
Oct. 2Colorado 1, at Dallas 1
 (Colorado advances in a series tiebreaker overtime after Game 3)
DateResult
Sept. 25Columbus 2, at San Jose 1
Sept. 28at Columbus 2, San Jose 1
 (Columbus wins series, 6 points to 0)
DateResult
Sept. 26at New England 2, Chicago 0
Sept. 29at Chicago 2, New England 1
Oct. 2at New England 2, Chicago 0
 (New England wins series, 6 points to 3)
DateResult
Sept. 25at Los Angeles 3, Kansas City 2 (OT)
Sept. 28at Kansas City 4, Los Angeles 1
Oct. 2at Los Angeles 5, Kansas City 2
 (Los Angeles wins series, 6 points to 3)

MLS PlayoffsSemifinals