MLS Aces March Power Rankings

By MLSAces
Apr. 04, 2018

If you guys have been reading this blog for the past two seasons you know that in the past if written weekly power rankings for MLS. Well, I began to see them as ta, boring, and not much changing from week to week. I have decided to post monthly power rankings and updates on where each team stands. I hope you guys enjoy this decision and make these power rankings fresh for you!

23: Chicago Fire

Preseason Rank: 18

Record: 0-2-1, 1pt

Leading Goal Scorer: Nemanja Nikolic 3 goals

Assist Leader: Bastian Schweinsteiger 3 assists

22: San Jose Earthquakes

Preseason Rank: 19

Record: 1-2-0, 3pts

Leading Goal Scorer: Vako & Danny Hoesen 2 goals

Assist Leader: Vako & Magnus Eriksson 2 assists

21: Minnesota United FC

Preseason Rank: 20

Record: 2-3-0, 6pts

Leading Goal Scorer: Kevin Molino & Ethan Finlay 2 goals

Assist Leader: Miguel Ibarra 2 assists

20: Philadelphia Union

Preseason Rank: 17

Record: 1-1-1, 3pts

Leading Goal Scorer: CJ Sapong & Anthony Fontana 1 goal

Assist Leader: CJ Sapong, Alejandro Bedoya, & Cory Burke 1


19: Colorado Rapids

Preseason Rank: 22

Record: 1-1-1, 3pts

Leading Goal Scorer: Dominique Badji 4 goals

Assist Leader: Jack Price, Tommy Smith, Johan Blomberg 2 assists

18: New England Revolution

Preseason Rank: 23

Record: 2-1-1, 7pts

Leading Goal Scorer: Diego Fagundez 2 goals

Assist Leader: Cristian Penilla 3 assists

17: Montreal Impact

Preseason Rank: 21

Record: 2-2-0, 6pts

Leading Goal Scorer: Jeisson Vargas 2 goals

Assist Leader: Ignacio Piatti 3 assists

16: Orlando City SC

Preseason Rank: 5

Record: 1-2-1, 4pts

Leading Goal Scorer: Dom Dwyer 2 goals

Assist Leader: Justin Meram 2 assists

15: Real Salt Lake

Preseason Rank: 11

Record: 1-2-1, 4pts

Leading Goal Scorer: Joao Plata 2 goals

Assist Leader: Albert Rusnak & Jefferson Savarino 1 assist

14: Portland Timbers

Preseason Rank: 7

Record: 0-2-2, 2pts

Leading Goal Scorer: Sebastian Blanco 3 goals

Assist Leader: Fanendo Adi 2 assists

13: Seattle Sounders

Preseason Rank: 3

Record: 0-0-3, 0pts

Leading Goal Scorer: N/A

Assist Leader: N/A

12: D.C. United

Preseason Rank: 9

Record: 0-3-2, 2pts

Leading Goal Scorer: Darren Mattocks & Yamil Asad 2 goals

Assist Leader: Frederic Brilliant, Yamil Asad, Paul Arriola, and Luciano Acosta 1 assist

11: Houston Dynamo

Preseason Rank: 15

Record: 1-2-1, 4pts

Leading Goal Scorer: Mauro Manotas & Alberth Elis 2 goals

Assist Leader: Alberth Elis 3 assists

10: New York Red Bulls

Preseason Rank: 8

Record: 2-2-0, 6pts

Leading Goal Scorer: Bradley Wright-Phillips 3 goals

Assist Leader: Bezecourt, Kaku, Rzatkowski, & Davis 2 assists

9. Sporting Kansas City

Preseason Rank: 16

Record: 3-1-1,10pts

Leading Goal Scorer: Felipe Gutierrez 5 goals

Assist Leader: Daniel Salloi 3 assists

8. FC Dallas

Preseason Rank: 10

Record: 1-0-2, 5pts

Leading Goal Scorer: Roland Lamah 3 goals

Assist Leader: Michael Barrios, Jacori Hayes, Mauro Diaz, Roland Lamah, & Anton Nedyalkov 1 assist

7. Columbus Crew SC

Preseason Rank: 14

Record: 3-1-1, 10pts

Leading Goal Scorer: Gyasi Zardes 4 goals

Assist Leader: Artur, Cristian Martinez, & Federico Higuain 2 assists

6. Vancouver Whitecaps

Preseason Rank: 12

Record:3-1-1, 10pts

Leading Goal Scorer: Kei Kamara 3 goals

Assist Leader: Alphonso Davies 2 assists

5. Los Angeles FC

Preseason Rank: 13

Record: 2-1-0, 6pts

Leading Goal Scorer: Carlos Vela & Diego Rossi 3 goals

Assist Leader: Diego Rossi 4 assists

4. Toronto FC

Preseason Rank: 1

Record: 1-2-0, 3pts

Leading Goal Scorer: Jozy Altidore 2 goals

Assist Leader: Sebastian Giovinco & Ashtone Morgan 1 assist

3. Los Angeles Galaxy

Preseason Rank: 4

Record: 2-1-1, 7pts

Leading Goal Scorer: Zlatan Ibrahimovic 2 goals

Assist Leader: Emmanuel Boateng 2 assists

2. New York City FC

Preseason Rank: 6

Record: 4-0-1, 13pts

Leading Goal Scorer: Maxi Moralez & Ismael Tajouri 3 goals

Assist Leader: Jesus Medina 3 assists

1. Atlanta United FC

Preseason Rank: 2

Record: 3-1-0, 9pts

Leading Goal Scorer: Josef Martinez 4 goals

Assist Leader: Hector Villalba, Julian Gressel, & Miguel Almiron 2 assists