Kyoto Sanga FC 0 – Nagoya Grampus Eight 1 (J-League, May 2, 2009) Nagoya kept up their good start to the season with a narrow away win at Kyoto, Davi once again scoring the winner with a header just before the break.
San Jose Earthquakes 0 – Chivas USA 1 (MLS, May 2, 2009) (Longer highlights here.) Justin Braunâ€™s first goal of the season was all the help Zach Thornton needed for his fifth straight shutout for Chivas.
LA Galaxy 1 – New York Red Bulls 0 (MLS, May 2, 2009) Landon Donovan converted a penalty in the 39th minute, and LA managed to hold on for the three points.
DC United 2 – FC Dallas 1 (MLS, May 2, 2009) United trailed 1-nil at halftime thanks to Andre Rocha’s goal in the 28th minute. Jaime Moreno scored his first two goals of the season 10 minutes apart in the second half to turn the match in DC’s favour.