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MLS: Chivas USA 4, Chicago 1

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BRIDGEVIEW, Ill., March 24 (UPI) -- Edgar Mejia notched a goal and an assist Sunday in Chivas USA's 4-1 victory over Chicago.

Mejia broke a scoreless tie with a marker in the 57th minute, but the Fire quickly responded with an equalizing tally from Patrick Nyarko.

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Mejia struck again in the 75th minute when he found Joaquin Velasquez at the back post for a header that sailed over the head of Paolo Tornaghi for the eventual game-winner.

Juan Agudelo added an insurance tally 2 minutes later and the Goats (2-1-1) got an own-goal from Chicago's Jalil Anibaba to finish the scoring.

The win pushed Chivas USA into a tie for second place in the Western Conference.

The Fire (0-3-1) will have to wait two weeks for another next crack at its first win of the season. Chicago visits New York April 7.

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