CHESTER, Pa. -- Richie Marquez scored his first MLS goal in the 91st minute and the Philadelphia Union beat D.C. United 1-0 on Friday night to move into first place in the Eastern Conference.
Sebastien Le Toux curled a cross into the box that went over the head of C.J. Sapong and a defender, but Marquez was left open at the far post for a sliding finish.
Philadelphia is undefeated in its last five matches, including three draws. D.C. United has lost two of its last three.
It was a battle of the...
WASHINGTON -- Alvaro Saborio and Patrick Nyarko scored first-half goals and D.C. United beat the New York Red Bulls 2-0 on Friday night in the Atlantic Cup.
D.C. United rebounded after falling to New York City FC at home on Sunday, while the Red Bulls had their four-game undefeated streak halted.
Marcelo Sarvas got behind the defense to run to a through ball and played it in front of goal to an open Saborio for the lead in the 20th minute.
After a New York turnover in its own end, Saborio played...