The Real Salt Lake - LA Galaxy rivalry is heating up, especially in our Power Rankings,
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Power Rankings: Week 12

Our panel was torn over the merit of Real Salt Lake's win against the Galaxy. But in the end, LA's track record this season was simply too much for the defending champs, who stay perched at No. 2 in the last rankings until June 30.


RSL's controversial goal just wasn't enough to buck Bruce Arena's boys from the top.

Last: Lost at RSL, 1-0 [WATCH] Next: June 26 at TFC


The champs flexed their muscle, and stoked what could be a wonderful MLS rivalry.

Last: Beat LA, 1-0 [WATCH] Next: June 25 vs. SJ


The Crew 's brief hiccup will likely be short-lived. Expect a return to form soon enough.

Last: Lost at COL, 1-0 June 5 [WATCH] Next: June 26 vs. DC


Conor Casey's suddenly heating up, just at the right time for the Rapids.

Last: Tied CHI, 2-2 [WATCH] Next: June 26 at HOU


If Mac Kandji comes back sooner than expected, where does he fit on the field?

Last: Beat CHV, 1-0, June 5 [WATCH] Next: June 26 at KC


No team needed a break more than the suddenly sapped Quakes.

Last: Lost at FCD, 2-0, June 5 [WATCH] Next: June 25 at RSL


Was the last month for real? Or will TFC flounder after two weeks off?

Last: Tied KC, 0-0, June 5 [WATCH] Next: June 26 vs. LA


The clock is ticking on Wilman Conde, and he's fair game after July 1.

Last: Tied COL, 2-2 [WATCH] Next: June 27 at NE


Dallas will return with a favorable stretch, hoping to gain traction out west.

Last: Beat SJ, 2-0 June 5 [WATCH] Next: June 26 at CHV


Kasey Keller's flop and ensuing outburst were out of character for a USMNT legend.

Last: Lost to DCU, 3-2 [WATCH] Next: June 27 at PHI


With the winless streak over, can the Wizards regain their form?

Last: Beat PHI, 2-0 [WATCH] Next: June 26 vs. NY


The Dynamo's upcoming stretch is brutal: Colorado, TFC and Columbus.

Last: Lost at LA, 4-1, June 5 [WATCH] Next: June 26 vs. COL


When it doubt, call Steve Ralston. The Revs are in need of a rescue.

Last: Lost at SEA, 3-0 June 5 [WATCH] Next: June 27 vs. CHI


Chris Pontius found the form against Seattle, and DCU will need his help.

Last: Beat SEA, 3-2 [WATCH] Next: June 26 at CLB


Peter Nowak's crew head into the break after a lifeless loss in KC.

Last: Lost at KC, 2-0 [WATCH] Next: June 27 vs SEA


Are the Goats planning to rebuild now that Sacha Kljestan is gone?

Last: Lost at NY, 1-0 June 5 [WATCH] Next: June 26 vs. FCD

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