Roland Alberg had the second three-goal game in Philadelphia Union history as they beat the Chicago Fire 4-3 on Wednesday night.
Philadelphia snapped a seven-game winless streak in the series, which included three losses and four draws. Chicago had its MLS-record road winless streak extended to 32 games, dating back to July 2014.
The Union scored three times in the first half to tie a franchise record and Philadelphia was ahead 4-1 before Chicago scored in the 69th and 80th minutes.
Frank Lampard scored his first goal of the season and New York City FC earned a 3-2 victory over the Philadelphia Union on Saturday.
David Villa and Andrea Pirlo also scored for NYCFC, which is in second in the Eastern Conference behind Philadelphia. The Union had their club-record eight-game unbeaten streak end.
Lampard's goal in the eighth minute came in his first start of the season. Villa scored his 11th goal of the season in the 21st minute.
Pirlo converted a free kick for his first career...
The matchups for the fourth round of the U.S. Open Cup -- the first to include MLS teams -- was set as the third round concluded on Wednesday.
The draw was conducted last month before the third round began but the MLS sides now know their opponents.
A number of MLS teams will visit NASL clubs, with the New York Cosmos playing New York City FC at nearby Fordham, while Sporting Kansas City will be on the road against Minnesota United, the New England Revolution travel to face the Carolina...