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Power Rankings: Week 6

There's no change at the top of our Power Rankings this week, with the red-hot Galaxy still ruling the roost. The drama comes in the middle of the pack, where Houston leapfrogged Colorado, Seattle and Chicago with a romp over short-handed Kansas City. The Wizards, in turn, plummeted five spots.

 

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Last
Club
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11

The Galaxy open up up their first tough stretch of the young season, beginning with Conor Casey and Colorado.

Last: Beat PHI, 3-1 [WATCH] Next: Wed. at COL

22

Another workmanlike result for the Crew, with favorable matchups against the Revs and Chivas USA upcoming.

Last: Tied SEA, 1-1 [WATCH] Next: Sat. vs. NE

33

Go ahead, Thierry Henry and/or Raúl: We challenge you not to disrupt team chemistry in Red Bull-land.

Last: Beat DC, 2-1 [WATCH] Next: Sat. at SJ

48

Easily Luis Landin's best game in his MLS career ... and perhaps his best in three seasons, Mexico included.

Last: Beat KC, 3-0 [WATCH] Next: Wed. vs. FCD

55

The Rapids played a solid game at San Jose, but just couldn't create enough chances.

Last: Lost at SJ, 1-0 [WATCH] Next: Wed. vs. LA

67

Played well enough to win again. Has this team has turned a corner for good?

Last: Tied CHV, 1-1 [WATCH] Next: Sat. at TOR

76

At what point do pundits start regretting their hot pick of Sounders FC as MLS Cup favorites?

Last: Tied CLB, 1-1 [WATCH] Next: Sat. vs. LA

89

The champs eased some tension with a much-needed win at Rio Tinto. They should get a second straight against Philly.

Last: Beat TOR, 2-1 [WATCH] Next: Sat. vs. PHI

94

Davy Arnaud's red distorted the result in Houston -- Vermes' men still look like the real deal.

Last: Lost at HOU, 3-0 [WATCH] Next: Wed. at DC

1010

Buck Shaw press-box humor: Where are the cries for U.S. call-up for red-hot Chris Wondolowski?

Last: Beat COL, 1-0 [WATCH] Next: Sat. vs. NY

1112

If HDC trainee Herculez Gomez doesn't get World Cup call, how hard should Goats push to grab him?

Last: Tied CHI, 1-1 [WATCH] Next: Wed. at NE

1211

Few ideas, little possession, two red cards and a lead lost. Steve Nicol must be really friendly these days.

Last: Tied FCD, 1-1 [WATCH] Next: Wed. vs. CHV

1313

Sure, they’re winless. But on scoring chances, they're blowing teams away.

Last: Tied NE, 1-1 [WATCH] Next: Wed. at HOU

1414

The Reds seem intent on only winning at home. That won't be good enough.

Last: Lost at RSL, 2-1 [WATCH] Next: Sat. vs. CHI

1515

The same script seems to be playing out each week for Nowak's group: someone always makes a mistake.

Last: Lost at LA, 3-1 [WATCH] Next: Sat. at RSL

1616

Onalfo gets fined and suspended during United's only win of 2010? D.C. can't catch a break.

Last: Lost to NY, 2-0 [WATCH] Next: Wed. vs. KC