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Lod, own goal help Minnesota United beat Rapids 2-1

On the counterattack, Ethan Finlay played an arcing cross that Colorado’s Lalas Abubakar attempted to clear but slipped under the crossbar for an own goal.
Credit: AP
Minnesota United players celebrate a goal by midfielder Robin Lod, second from left, late in the first half against the Colorado Rapids in an MLS soccer match Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020, in St. Paul, Minn. (Aaron Lavinsky/Star Tribune via AP)

ST PAUL, Minn — Robin Lod scored and an own goal by Colorado helped Minnesota United beat the Rapids 2-1 on Wednesday night. 

On the counterattack, Ethan Finlay played an arcing cross that Colorado’s Lalas Abubakar attempted to clear but slipped under the crossbar for an own goal in the 89th minute to give Minnesota a 2-1 lead. 

Minnesota has won back-to-back games an is unbeaten in its last six games. 

Andre Shinyashiki scored for the Rapids to make it 1-1 in the 69th.

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