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Originally published Saturday, March 24, 2012 at 8:26 PM

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Canada shuts out U.S. men in Olympic qualifying tournament | Soccer

Canada beat the United States 2-0 in the CONCACAF men's Olympic qualifying tournament in Nashville, Tenn. The U.S. Under-23 team is in a must-win situation Monday against El Salvador.

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Doneil Henry and Lucas Cavallini each scored goals as Canada beat the United States 2-0 Saturday night for its first victory over the U.S. team since 1992 in the CONCACAF men's Olympic qualifying tournament.

The United States' Under-23 team must beat El Salvador on Monday night to advance to the semifinals in Kansas City, Kan., or miss out on an Olympic qualifying berth for the first time since 2004 and the second time since 1976.

MLS: Timbers lose

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Saer Sene scored his first Major League Soccer goal in the opening minute of play, and the New England Revolution beat the Portland Timbers 1-0.

Sene, a native of France playing in his second match for New England, converted a header 28 seconds after kickoff for the eighth-fastest goal in MLS history. Chris Tierney set it up with a cross from the left side.

Other MLS matches

At Whitecaps 0,

D.C. United 0

Vancouver goalkeeper Joe Cannon had three stops and D.C. United keeper Joe Willis didn't have to make a save in the scoreless draw.

Earthquakes 3,

at Toronto FC 0

Chris Wondolowski scored twice as San Jose beat Toronto.

At Fire 1, Union 0

Dominic Oduro scored for the second consecutive match, and Chicago beat Philadelphia.

At Crew 2, Impact 0

Milovan Mirosevic and Olman Vargas scored as Columbus beat expansion Montreal. In the 19th minute, when the match was scoreless, Montreal's Jeb Brovsky got a red card for an elbow to the back of the head of Mirosevic.

Chivas USA 1,

at Real Salt Lake 0

Casey Townsend got the first goal of the season for Chivas USA, scoring in the 72nd minute.

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