MLS Review: New York City misses chance to pile pressure on Toronto
The host looked set for defeat at Yankee Stadium after Maxi Urruti and Michael Barrios turned the game in Dallas' favor after Thomas McNamara had initially put New York City ahead eight minutes in. But Khiry Shelton ensured a share of the spoils for New York City, converting Jack Harrison's excellent cross 12 minutes from time.
New York City areisa point behind Toronto and a point ahead of third-placed New York Red Bulls, who visits the Eastern Conference leaders on Sunday.
Colorado Rapids handed LA Galaxy - who face Sporting Kansas City on Sunday - a chance to leapfrog it into second place in the Western Conference as the team was held to a 0-0 draw by San Jose Earthquakes.