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Ike Opara scores in final seconds to lift Sporting KC past Real Salt Lake

The Associated Press

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SANDY, Utah — Ike Opara scored more than six minutes into second-half stoppage time to give Sporting Kansas City a 2-1 victory over Real Salt Lake on Saturday night.

Soony Saad had a goal in the 68th minute for Sporting KC, which made the most of a man advantage.

Robbie Findley scored in the 56th minute for RSL, which went a man down in the 67th minute when Chris Wingert was shown his second yellow card and ejected from the match.

Around the league

• New England scored twice in second-half stoppage time to win, 2-0, at Columbus.

Jose Villarreal and Gyasi Zardes scored as the Los Angeles Galaxy beat visiting Vancouver, 2-1.

• Chris Rolfe scored twice as host Chicago beat D.C. United, 4-1.

• Three games ended in scoreless draws: Portland at Philadelphia, Dallas at Montreal, and New York at Toronto.

Gold Cup

Raul Jimenez scored in the 84th minute to lead Mexico to a 1-0 victory over Trinidad and Tobago in the quarterfinals in Atlanta.

In the semifinals next week, Mexico will face Panama, which beat Cuba 6-1 in Atlanta.

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