HOUSTON (AP) — Ariel Lassiter scored two second-half goals and the Houston Dynamo stretched their unbeaten streak to four with a 3-0 victory over the Minnesota United on Wednesday night.
It was the second straight win for Houston (2-2-4), which beat Sporting Kansas City on the road Aug. 25.READ MORE: Hundreds Gather At Brooklyn Center Police Dept. For 2nd Night Of Daunte Wright Protests
Darwin Quintero, who was traded to Houston from Minnesota (3-3-2) in November, scored in the 28th minute in his first game against his former team. Quintero blasted a right-footed shot inside the near post that beat sliding goalie Greg Ranjitsingh. It was Quintero’s third goal in the last two games.READ MORE: Daunte Wright Killing: How Does An Officer Confuse Their Taser For A Gun?
Lassiter entered in the 55th and scored 10 minutes later on an easy redirect of a cross. He added another goal in the 70th from the top of the 18-yard box.
Ranjitsingh had eight saves for the Loons. They have been outscored 11-3 in four consecutive losses.MORE NEWS: 'He Just Made You Feel Better': Daunte Wright's Loved Ones Gather With Hundreds For Vigil
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