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Playoff Scenarios: Last four playoff berths can be clinched Sunday
The Supporters’ Shield and six berths in the Audi 2019 MLS Cup Playoffs have been clinched, but there’s still plenty more up for grabs on Sunday.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic remains highest paid MLS player, Toronto has biggest payroll
The average base salary fell a bit to $371,538 from compared to the June mark of $376,174. The same was true for the average guaranteed compensation figure which fell to $411,996 from the June figure of $417,643.

Andrew Wooten fifth highest paid; Jamiro Monteiro sees a $102k bump
Union salaries raised 10 percent over the salary data that was released in June, according to updated salary information released by the MLS Players Association on Friday.

MLS quartet called up to Peru national team for October friendlies
Alexander Callens (NYCFC), Marcos Lopez (San Jose Earthquakes), Carlos Ascues (Orlando City) and Yordy Reyna (Vancouver Whitecaps FC) have gotten the nod, as Peru will play fellow South American side Uruguay on Oct. 10 and Oct. 14.

10 most notable Chicago Fire games in SeatGeek Stadium history
This is the end of an era for the Fire. The team is set to play at Soldier Field in 2020, meaning Sunday will be the Fire’s last Major League Soccer game at SeatGeek Stadium in Bridgeview, Ill.

Thank You, Tim: Five Highlights from Tim Howard’s Colorado Rapids career
With two regular season games remaining and a final home match looming for the Colorado Rapids, soccer fans will see the last minutes from Rapids designated player and goalkeeper Tim Howard, who announced at that start of 2019 that this would be the final season of his playing career.