D.C. United gets 2-1 win over 10-man Vancouver Whitecaps

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Chris Rolfe broke a tie in the 64th minute to help D.C. United beat the 10-man Vancouver Whitecaps 2-1 on Saturday night.

D.C. United (4-1-2) ran its unbeaten streak to five games.


Whitecaps captain Pedro Morales opened the scoring in the second minute, and Bobby Boswell tied it in the ninth.

Vancouver (5-3-1) was reduced to 10 men in the 42nd minute when referee David Gantar showed midfielder Matias Laba a second yellow for clipping the foot of onrushing Fabian Espindola. Laba also was cared for in the 34th minute for a handball.

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