Two goals in almost seven minutes salvage road tie for Colorado

By: News services
July 13, 2014 Updated: July 13, 2014 at 9:05 am
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CHESTER, PA. - The Colorado Rapids, who rallied from a two-goal deficit to earn a 3-3 road draw with the 10-man Union in an entertaining interconference MLS battle on Saturday.

Conor Casey, Sheanon Williams and Andrew Wegner all scored for the Union (4-8-7) with Dillon Serna, Dillon Powers and Deshorn Brown recording goals for the Rapids (7-5-6).

With the Union appearing headed to victory, Brown stunned the sellout crowd by tying the game at 3-3 in the 86th minute with a terrific turn on a Gabriel Torres pass and a shot inside the post.

Seven minutes earlier, Powers converted a penalty kick to cut the Union's lead to one after Michael Lahoud was given a red card for kicking Jared Watts in the face.

In the 74th minute, Wenger put Philadelphia up 3-1 when he scored his first goal since April, tapping one in through traffic.

Long before the second-half drama unfolded, Williams broke a 1-1 deadlock in the 31st minute when his glancing header off a Cristian Maidana corner kick caught Rapids goalkeeper Clint Irwin flat-footed.

Irwin made a great save on a Philadelphia header as time ran out in regulation to preserve the tie and one point in the standings for the Rapids.

Two goals in almost seven minutes salvage road tie for Colorado

By: News services
Published: July 13, 2014

CHESTER, PA. - The Colorado Rapids, who rallied from a two-goal deficit to earn a 3-3 road draw with the 10-man Union in an entertaining interconference MLS battle on Saturday. Conor Casey, Sheanon Williams and Andrew Wegner all scored for the Union (4-8-7) with Dillon Serna, Dillon Powers and...

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