Derek Cornelius scored the equalizer on a volley four minutes into stoppage time to earn the visiting Vancouver Whitecaps a 1-1 draw with Sporting Kansas City on Saturday night.
Sporting (2-4-5, 11 points) appeared to put an end to a six-match winless streak, dating back to a 7-1 win over the Montreal Impact on March 30. But Cornelius, unmarked just outside the 6-yard box, hammered a left-footed volley of Ali Adnan's cross past a diving Tim Melia for the tying goal for Vancouver (3-6-4, 13 points).
Josef Martinez scored his fifth goal of the season and his second from the penalty spot, and Atlanta United set an MLS record with a 1-0 victory over the Vancouver Whitecaps on Wednesday night, their fifth win in a row via shutout.
Three days after scoring his first goal of the season, Pity Martinez earned the penalty at BC Place as Atlanta (6-3-2, 20 points) built upon the league's longest active win streak. The Philadelphia Union have won three in a row.
The victory pushes United up to third in...