WASHINGTON -- Omar Arellano and Gonzalo Pineda scored as CD Guadalajara beat D.C. United 2-1 Saturday night in the SuperLiga opener for both teams.
Arellano scored in the 24th minute off an assist from Ramon Morales. Pineda scored on a free kick in the 72nd.
Luciano Emilio scored in the 76th for United. One minute later, Jaime Moreno's penalty kick attempt was saved by Chivas goalie Luis Michael.
The game was delayed for 19 minutes in the second half when lights malfunctioned at RFK Stadium.
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