Savarino, Rusnak, Movsisyan each score in 2nd half, RSL wins
SANDY, Utah (AP) Jefferson Savarino, Albert Rusnak and Yura Movsisyan scored in the second half to help Real Salt Lake beat the 10-man San Jose Earthquakes 4-0 on Wednesday night.
Luis Silva opened the scoring for Real Salt Lake (9-13-5) in the 29th minute. He raced down Rusnak’s long pass on a counter attack and split the legs of Andrew Tarbell from the corner of the 6-yard box. Savarino made it 2-0 in the 68th minute when he curled in a shot from the edge of the 18-yard box.
Rusnak redirected Joao Plata’s cross in the 80th minute for his sixth goal of the season and Movsisyan scored on a breakaway in stoppage time.
San Jose (9-11-6) has lost six straight games away from home, going 2-10-1 on the road this season.
The Earthquakes’ Anibal Godoy received his second yellow card in the 61st minute for an open hand to the face of Rusnak.