Wayne Rooney had a hat trick and added an assist to help D.C. United beat 9-man Actual Salt Lake 5-0 on Saturday night time.
Rooney converted a penalty to open the scoring in the 34th minute. Marcelo Silva introduced down Paul Arriola in the 18-yard box and the penalty was confirmed after video evaluation. Rooney chipped a shot into the best nook in the thirty fifth minute, and made it three-0 in the 65th.
Lucas Rodriguez scored in the 76th and Ulises Segura capped the scoring within the eightieth.
Bill Hamid had his third shutout in three games for D.C. United (2-0-1).
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Real Salt Lake dropped to 1-1-1. Jefferson Savarino was shown purple in first-half stoppage time for a excessive kick, and acquired a second yellow card and was sent off in the 67th minute.
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