Juninho, Dunivant lead Galaxy past FC Dallas
Juninho and Todd Dunivant scored second-half goals to help the
Los Angeles Galaxy beat FC Dallas 2-0 on Sunday.
Juninho tucked away a feed in the 66th minute from Jose
Villarreal after the rookie forward stripped Dallas defender Matt
Hedges about 15 yards outside the Hoops’ box and raced past
goalkeeper Kevin Hartman on the left. Juninho first-timed the shot
into a virtually open net.
Dunivant scored in the 84th after sending a pass to Robbie Keane
in Dallas’ box, then racing forward for a penetrating ball from
The victory moved the Galaxy (12-11-4) within three points of
second-place Seattle and third-place Real Salt Lake in a tight
battle behind Western Conference leader San Jose. Dallas (8-12-8)
is five points behind Vancouver in the fight for the fifth and
final Western playoff berth.