Colorado Rapids secure 2-1 win over LA Galaxy


COMMERCE CITY — Cole Bassett and Nicolás Mezquida scored six-minutes aside late within the second half and the Colorado Rapids beat the Los Angeles Galaxy 2-1 on Wednesday evening.

Bassett gave Colorado (10-14-6) a 1-Zero lead within the 79th minute on a header 12 yards away from the proper aspect of the field, assisted by Jack Value. Giancarlo Gonzalez put Los Angeles (13-13-Three) on the board within the 82nd with a header seven yards out from the middle of the field, assisted by Cristian Pavon.

Mezquida sealed it for Colorado on a penalty kick within the 85th.

The Rapids outshot the Galaxy 16 to 10, with 10 photographs on aim to seven for Los Angeles.

Colorado drew 11 nook kicks, dedicated 12 fouls and was given two yellow playing cards. Los Angeles drew 5 nook kicks, dedicated 11 fouls and was given three yellow playing cards.

Each groups subsequent play Sunday. The Rapids go to Los Angeles FC and the Galaxy go to Houston.


The Related Press created this story utilizing expertise offered by Information Skrive and knowledge from Sportradar.


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