Goalkeeper Jesse Gonzalez made three saves as FC Dallas moved into playoff position in the Western Conference with a 0-0 draw against the host Seattle Sounders on Wednesday night.
Dallas (12-11-8, 44 points) moved one point ahead of the Portland Timbers, who took a 2-0 defeat at home to the New York Red Bulls on Wednesday, for the seventh and final playoff spot in the West.
It was the seventh shutout of the season for Gonzalez.
Seattle goalie Stefan Frei made three saves for his eighth shutout....
Nicolas Lodeiro scored twice, the last in second-half stoppage time, as the Seattle Sounders defeated the visiting New York Red Bulls 4-2 on Sunday.
The Sounders (14-9-7, 49 points), who moved into second place in the Western Conference, broke a 2-2 tie on a New York own goal in the 83rd minute. Jordan Morris also scored for Seattle, which has won three of its past four matches.