MLS Table Standings

2023 Major League Soccer Magic Numbers

Eastern Conference

East GP/R W D L PTS GD
MIA 24/10 15 5 4 50 +16   28 29 18 17 16 13 7 4 6 3 5 5 4 8
CIN 24/10 15 3 6 48 +13 NC   NC 20 19 18 15 9 6 8 5 7 7 6 10
CLB 22/12 12 7 3 43 +26 NC 35   25 24 23 20 14 11 13 10 12 12 11 15
NYR 24/10 9 11 4 38 +9 NC NC NC   29 28 25 19 16 18 15 17 17 16 20
NYC 24/10 11 4 9 37 +6 NC NC NC NC   29 26 20 17 19 16 18 18 17 21
CLT 24/10 10 6 8 36 +3 NC NC NC NC NC   27 21 18 20 17 19 19 18 22
ORL 24/10 9 6 9 33 +1 NC NC NC NC NC NC   24 21 23 20 22 22 21 25
MTL 24/10 6 9 9 27 -14 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC   27 29 26 28 28 27 NC
TOR 25/9 8 3 14 27 -14 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC   NC 26 NC NC 27 NC
NSH 24/10 6 8 10 26 -10 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 28   27 29 29 28 NC
DCU 25/9 6 8 11 26 -15 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC   NC NC NC NC
ATL 24/10 6 7 11 25 -2 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 29 NC 28   30 29 NC
CHI 24/10 6 7 11 25 -11 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 29 NC 28 30   29 NC
PHI 24/10 5 9 10 24 0 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 30 NC 29 NC NC   NC
NWE 22/12 7 1 14 22 -24 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 35 32 34 31 33 33 32  

Western Conference

West GP/R W D L PTS GD
LAG 25/9 13 7 5 46 +13   NC NC 25 19 21 20 21 14 14 13 4 6
LAF 23/11 13 5 5 44 +15 29   30 27 21 23 22 23 16 16 15 6 8
RSL 24/10 12 8 4 44 +18 29 NC   27 21 23 22 23 16 16 15 6 8
VAN 23/11 11 5 7 38 +9 NC NC NC   27 29 28 29 22 22 21 12 14 6
COL 25/9 11 5 9 38 +6 NC NC NC NC   NC NC NC 22 22 21 12 14 6
SEA 24/10 10 7 7 37 +8 NC NC NC NC 28   29 30 23 23 22 13 15 7
POR 24/10 10 6 8 36 +9 NC NC NC NC 29 NC   NC 24 24 23 14 16 8
HOU 23/11 9 7 7 34 +4 NC NC NC NC 31 33 32   26 26 25 16 18 10
MIN 24/10 8 6 10 30 -3 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC   30 29 20 22 14
AUS 24/10 8 6 10 30 -9 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 30   29 20 22 14
DAL 24/10 8 5 11 29 -1 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC   21 23 15
SKC 25/9 6 5 14 23 -11 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC   NC 21
STL 24/10 4 10 10 22 -14 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 28   22
SJE 24/10 4 2 18 14 -28 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC  

Domestic Competition

Seven teams from each conference qualify for the playoffs:

  • The top ranked team receives a first round bye
  • The next six teams play in a single elimination head-to-head tournament, with the #1 seed playing the winner for the 4/5 seed game in the second round
Clinched playoff berth
Eliminated from the playoffs

CONCACAF Competition

Five clubs from Major League Soccer qualify for the CONCACAF Champions League.

  • MLS Cup winner
  • Supporters' Shield winner
  • Club with highest points in conference opposite of Supporters' Shield winner
  • US Open Cup winner
  • Canadian Championship winner

Tie for any position

  1. Total number of wins
  2. Goal Differential (GD)
  3. Goals For (GF)
  4. Fewest Disciplinary Points
  5. Away Goals Differential
  6. Away Goal For
  7. Home Goals Differential
  8. Home Goal For
  9. Coin Toss (tie of 2 clubs) or Drawing of Lots (tie of 3 or more clubs)

Tiebreaking procedures from mlssoccer.com

Updated: July 18, 2024 10:00pm GMT