Monday, June 16 2014, 08:49 AM MDT
RSL 1st In West After 2-0 Win Over Sounders
SANDY, Utah (AP) — Kyle Beckerman scored a goal right before halftime and Robbie Findley added another immediately after it to lift Real Salt Lake to a 2-0 victory over the Seattle Sounders on Saturday night.
The win vaulted RSL (9-5-3) into first place into the Western Conference. Seattle (6-5-3) lost for just the second time in its past nine MLS matches.
Seattle finished the match with a total of two shots. RSL tallied 17, putting six on the net.
Salt Lake has scored two or more goals in five consecutive matches. RSL has 27 goals in its last 10 games across all competitions this season, registering eight wins during that same stretch.
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