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Feilhaber's goal lifts Sporting KC over Crew 2-1

Published on NewsOK Modified: July 17, 2014 at 12:59 am •  Published: July 17, 2014
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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Benny Feilhaber scored three minutes into added time as Sporting Kansas City earned its fourth consecutive away win by beating the Columbus Crew 2-1 Wednesday in Major League Soccer.

Feilhaber rifled a shot off the crossbar from just outside the box to move Sporting KC into first place in the Eastern Conference.

C.J. Sapong's header gave Sporting a 1-0 lead in the first half, before Columbus equalized when Chad Barson lofted a cross inside the that deflected off Igor Juliao's shoulder for an own goal in the 69th minute.

Jermain Defoe scored from a penalty in the 63rd minute to give Toronto a 1-1 draw with Vancouver.

Vancouver took a 1-0 lead after Darren Mattock scored in the 50th minute.

At Chester, Pennsylvania, Conor Casey scored one goal in the 9th minute and set up another as the Philadelphia Union ended a seven-game winless streak at home with a 3-1 win over the New York Red Bulls.

Casey touched a cross to Fred who slid the ball past goalkeeper Luis Robles in the 51st minute before Bradley Wright-Phillips leveled the scores New York in the 60th.

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