Gyasi Zardes tied it with a header in the 65th minute and the Columbus Crew ended the San Jose Earthquakes’ four-game winning streak with a 1-1 draw Saturday night in San Jose.
Zardes was wide open at the top of the 6-yard box when he headed down Luis Diaz’s cross. The Crew (7-14-4) had a two-game winning streak snapped.
Magnus Eriksson opened the scoring with a penalty kick for the Quakes (11-7-5) in the 41st minute. San Jose was awarded the penalty due to a hand ball in the area.
New England (9-9-6) had won three in a row.
More MLS: Atlanta United scored a pair of own-goals in the first half and Josef Martinez added a penalty kick to finish off a 3-0 victory over the visiting LA Galaxy, pushing the reigning MLS Cup champions into a first-place tie in the Eastern Conference. Atlanta set another MLS attendance record with 72,548. Atlanta has never allowed a goal to the Galaxy. … Kemar Lawrence scored his first goal of the season and Luis Robles had three saves to help New York beat visiting Toronto 2-0. … Diego Rossi and Latif Blessing scored, Jordan Harvey had two assists and Los Angeles FC beat New England 2-0 to snap the Revolution’s 11-game unbeaten streak. MLS-leading LAFC (16-3-4) has won five of its past six games. New England (9-9-6) had won three in a row. … Tesho Akindele scored against his former team in the 13th minute and host Orlando City held on to beat FC Dallas 2-0. … Felipe scored in the 84th minute to help the visiting Vancouver Whitecaps end their nine-game winless streak and hand expansion FC Cincinnati its fourth straight loss, 2-1. … Kei Kamara scored the second hat trick of his career and the host Colorado Rapids used a flurry of first-half goals to beat the Montreal Impact 6-3.
Europe: Jadon Sancho scored one goal and brilliantly set up Paco Alcace for the other as host Borussia Dortmund beat Bayern Munich 2-0 in the season-opening German Supercup. Dortmund is bidding to end Bayern’s unprecedented seven-year reign as German champion.
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