Real Salt Lake wins, remains last unbeaten
Joao Plata scored his sixth goal of the season and Real Salt Lake remained undefeated with a 2-1 victory over the Colorado Rapids in the opening match of the Rocky Mountain Cup rivalry Saturday night.
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SANDY, Utah — Joao Plata scored his sixth goal of the season and Real Salt Lake remained undefeated with a 2-1 victory over the Colorado Rapids in the opening match of the Rocky Mountain Cup rivalry Saturday night.
RSL (6-0-5) hasn’t dropped a game in its first 11 matches this season and is the only undefeated team in Major League Soccer.
The Rapids (4-4-3) avoided the shutout with defender Drew Moor’s header into the corner in the 83rd minute.
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At FC Dallas 1, Chivas USA 1
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Revolution 5, at Union 3
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At D.C. United 1, Impact 1
Eddie Johnson scored in the 84th minute to lift D.C. (4-3-3) to a draw with Montreal. Jack McInerney scored in the 56th minute for Montreal (1-5-4).
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