A clutch 3-1 road win against the Houston Dynamo and several losses by top-five teams have FC Dallas back on top of our Major League Soccer Power Rankings.
1. FC Dallas (+3)
FCD bounced back from their loss to Real Salt Lake with a resounding 3-1 win on the road in Houston. Midfielder Michael Barrios provided danger from the wing and produced a two-goal performance in Fabian Castillo's absence.
2. Toronto FC (-1)
Just as quickly as they charged into the top spot, the Reds have dropped out thanks...
Toronto FC forward Sebastian Giovinco will be out of action for a month after suffering "strains in his quadriceps and adductor."
Giovinco, 29, was injured in the 1-0 defeat against the Montreal Impact at the weekend and is now set for a spell on the sidelines as he recovers.
A statement read: "Sebastian Giovinco has been diagnosed with strains in his quadriceps and adductor. He is expected to be out of the line-up for 4 weeks."
An injury update on Sebastian Giovinco, Jay Chapman and Ashtone Morgan.