facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search

MLS: Seattle 2, Chivas USA 0

June 2, 2013 at 1:23 AM   |   Comments

CARSON, Calif., June 2 (UPI) -- Obafemi Martins tallied in the 22nd minute Saturday and the Seattle Sounders kept Chivas USA on the skids with a 2-0 victory.

Martins' left-footed shot off an assist from Mario Martinez was his fourth goal of the year and provided all the offense the Sounders would need.

Chivas USA's Mario de Luna netted an own-goal 11 minutes later as Seattle (5-4-3) continued a rebound from a poor start, pulling to within two points of Colorado for fifth place in the Western Conference.

The Goats (3-8-2) saw their winless streak extended to eight games.

© 2013 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Most Popular
1
UPI Horse Racing Roundup
2
Florida State, Alabama top Amway preseason rankings
3
UPI Sports Schedule for Thursday, July 31
4
Argentinean soccer star's father kidnapped, released
5
Mets destroy the Phillies
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback