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mls decision day: east to be a rumble while west up for grabs

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mls decision day: east to be a rumble while west up for grabs

for starters, david villa continued to wreak havoc on any defense that he faces. the nycfc talisman scored both of their goals against columbus, but he'll be kicking himself after he missed a late penalty that would have sealed a hat-trick and given city the victory. instead, nycfc had to settle for a draw after the crew got goals from ole kamara and former nycfc defender josh williams to tie things up.it wasn't all bad news for new york city since results elsewhere made sure that despite the draw, they were able to clinch the second seed in the east, which means that they get to avoid the dangerous wild card game. instead, the draw meant that columbus will have to play a road game, and both chicago fire and atlanta united failed to capitalize. atlanta played a thrilling 2-2 draw with toronto, and the fire completely flopped against the houston dynamo as they fell 3-0. fortunately for the fire, they were able to clinch the third seed due to having more wins than atlanta, so they'll be hosting the new york red bulls while atlanta united will welcome columbus crew into the snake pit that is mercedes-benz stadium.the western conference was a bit more dramatic, since playoff spots were still on the line going into the final day. if you're a san jose earthquakes fan, then drama is nothing new to you. they've made a habit over recent seasons of pulling out victories in the dying stages of games and the goonies returned to the forefront after marco urena scored a winner in the ...