Minnesotan United, staked with an early goal and important saves from Tyler Miller, won on the road for the third time in 15 games.
Minnesota United has not won any of the three games in which an opposing player has been sent off.
The International Olympic Committee said on Saturday it has "concerns" about FIFA's push for soccer World Cups every two years.
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Tua Tagovailoa will start but the Miami Dolphins will be without starting cornerbacks Xavien Howard and Byron Jones for Sunday's game against the Jacksonville Jaguars in London.
There seemed to be no route to goal for Mohamed Salah when he received the ball at a standing start just inside the area with three opponents around him.
Minnesota United gets another chance to improve their playoff possibilities after they squandered three points last Sunday at home.
Loons coach Adrian Heath said all of the squad's players who were away for national team duties will be available Saturday night.
Neymar started the week facing criticism after a poor performance in a World Cup qualifying match and his suggestion that the next tournament in Qatar might be his last.
Where the Loons stand in the MLS' Western Conference playoff race as the regular season winds down.
Female soccer players were evacuated from Afghanistan on Thursday on a flight to Doha, the Qatari government said.
Getting through the first six games of World Cup qualifying has taken a village for the United States.
Minnesota United FC (10-10-8) vs. Austin FC (7-17-4)
Sixty seconds in, Costa Rica was celebrating and the U.S. World Cup campaign was spinning out of control.
Costa Rica goalkeeper Keylor Navas injured his right adductor muscle during Wednesday night's World Cup qualifier against the United States and was replaced by Leonel Moreira at the start of the second half.
U.S. coach Gregg Berhalter shook up his lineup, inserting goalkeeper Zack Steffen among nine changes to the starting 11 for Wednesday night's World Cup qualifier against Costa Rica.
A school board in northern Michigan plans to send a protest over sportsmanship following a soccer player's 16-goal record-setting game against a winless team.
"We have like six Cup finals left," Loons coach Adrian Heath said Tuesday, two days after a 3-1 loss to Colorado left the Loons in seventh place.
The U.S. soccer team has a Jekyll and Hyde personality that makes it difficult to determine which will show for Wednesday night's World Cup qualifier against Costa Rica.
Alma Beaton, Anne Beaton's daughter, will be the first legacy player in the University of Minnesota program.