If the Union get to third place in the East, they'd likely face Major League Soccer's hottest team in the first round of the playoffs.
Tobin Heath scored just 100 seconds into the game to kick off the rout. Megan Rapinoe, Julie Ertz and Alex Morgan also scored
The United States plays Jamaica on Sunday night in the semifinals of the CONCACAF women's World Cup qualifying tournament. The winner will secure a spot in next year's World Cup in France.
Borek Dockal's long-awaited return to the Czech Republic national team was a rousing success.
Cleveland Browns owners Dee and Jimmy Haslam are part of group exploring the purchase of the Columbus Crew to keep the MLS team in the city.
Rodriguez put Colombia ahead with a pretty curling shot from just inside the penalty area in the 36th minute.
The Americans will face upstart Jamaica in a semifinal game on Sunday. The winner goes to next year's World Cup in France.
FIFA's new global strategy to grow the women's game is prompting both praise and skepticism.
Had the Yankees advanced in the playoffs, the Union's regular season finale at NYCFC would likely have been moved out of Yankee Stadium
"I'm a fan of more transition and more dynamic football, more proactive football," new Union sporting director Ernst Tanner said.
FIFA is rolling out a global strategy to grow the women's game in advance of next year's World Cup in France.
It's likely that the U.S. men's soccer team will be the featured attraction when the regional soccer championship comes to Philadelphia for the third straight tournament.
A look at where the Union stand in Major League Soccer's playoff race as the regular season begins its final month.