- FC Dallas won a battle of unbeatens to strengthen its credentials, but the Lions of Orlando City are charging hard behind in-form striker Cyle Larin.
Eight weeks into the MLS season, we got a real taste of extremes. There was, for example, the extremely good: In a battle of unbeatens, FC Dallas continued its outstanding form with a 1-0 win over Sporting Kansas City. Then, there was the extremely bad, as Philadelphia somehow snatched a draw from the jaws of a win over Montreal, blowing a 3-0 lead at home to remain the league’s lone winless team. Those FCD and the Union book-end this week’s Power Rankings, but, as has become the norm in MLS, all 20 places in between them remain in constant flux.
Let’s get to the rankings themselves: