Power Rankings: Week 13

Not much changed during a sleepy week back from the World Cup break. The Galaxy held their top spot - yawn - and the Crew and Real Salt Lake swapped spots in the top three. But the big news belongs to the Red Bulls, who can likely move up even further next week with a win over Colorado.

1 1

The Galaxy have done more than keep the ship afloat, and now they get their stars back.

Last: Tied TFC, 0-0 
Next: Sunday vs. SEA

2 3

Guillermo Barros Schelotto's goal brought the instant replay questons home in a hurry.

Last: Beat DC, 2-0 [WATCH]
Next: Saturday vs. CHI

3 2

The tongue-lashing Jason Kreis gave the champs was priceless. Will they respond?

Last: Tied SJ, 0-0 [WATCH]
Next: Friday vs. NE

4 5

The Red Bulls hardly skipped a beat over the break, but will Henry ruin the chemistry?

Last: Beat KC, 3-0 [WATCH]
Next: Sunday at COL

5 4

Gary Smith says Conor Casey has found his groove. Bad news for the Western Conference.

Last: Tied HOU, 2-2 [WATCH]
Next: Sunday vs. NY

6 6

After Jon Busch's shutout, do the Quakes have a controversy in net?

Last: Tied RSL, 0-0 [WATCH]
Next: Saturday vs. DCU

7 7

The Reds' homestand began with a whimper, but they should be able to take three from Houston.

Tied LA, 0-0 [WATCH]
Next: Thursday vs. HOU

8 8

Marco Pappa has been a revelation. Julio Martinez? Not so much.

Last: Beat NE, 1-0 [WATCH]
Next: Saturday at CLB

9 9

Hyndman's group can realistically picture a four-game winning streak.

Beat CHV, 2-1 [WATCH]
Next: Saturday vs. KC

10 12

The Dynamo are in the middle of a brutal stretch. Can they keep pace?

Last: Tied COL, 2-2 [WATCH]
Next: Thursday at TFC

11 10

The Blaise Nkufo countdown begins in earnest in Seattle.

Last: Lost at PHI, 3-1 [WATCH]
Next: Sunday at LA

12 15

The new and improved Philadelphia Union - now with home field advantage!

Last: Beat SEA, 3-1 [WATCH]
Next: Saturday at CHV

13 11

So much for that win streak. KC looked flatter than usual at home vs. RBNY.

Lost to NY, 3-0 [WATCH]
Next: Saturday at FCD

14 13

Will the return of Matt Reis somehow rescue this team? Here's hoping.

Last: Lost to CHI, 1-0 [WATCH]
Next: Friday at RSL

15 14

Chris Pontius is a factor once again. Can United capitalize?

Last: Lost at CLB, 2-0 [WATCH]
Next: Saturday at SJ

16 16

The bright side - Paulo Nagamura is back with the Goats.

Last: Lost to FCD, 2-1 [WATCH]
Next: Saturday vs. PHI

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