UEFA Europa League

Timbers out, Union in on MLS Decision Day

Portland was eliminated, Dallas claimed the Supporters' Shield as the top regular-season team and Seattle's late-season revival continued on an eventful final day of Major League Soccer on Sunday before the playoffs.

In the Western Conference there were four teams vying for the final three playoff spots beneath Dallas, Colorado and Los Angeles.

Seattle, which fired coach Sigi Schmid after a disappointing first half of the season, beat Real Salt Lake 2-1 and will face Sporting Kansas City in a knockout match. Sporting beat San Jose 2-0.