U.S. Open Cup

Rapids beat Galaxy 4-2 in penalty kicks

April 7, 2009
CARSON, Calif. -- The Colorado Rapids survived a one-man disadvantage for 84 minutes to defeat the Los Angeles Galaxy 4-2 in penalty kicks Tuesday night in qualifying for the U.S. Open Cup.

The teams played to a scoreless tie after 90 minutes of regulation and 30 minutes of overtime.

The Rapids played with 10 men after Greg Dalby received a red card in the 36th minute. But the Galaxy failed to convert any of their 24 shots, six of them on goal.

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