Rapids edge DC United 2-1 in first game of 25th MLS season

WASHINGTON (AP) — Jonathan Lewis scored in the second minute of extra time to give the Colorado Rapids a 2-1 victory over D.C. United on Saturday in the first game of the 25th MLS season.

The ball found Lewis at close range during a scramble inside the box and he put it inside the the near post for the winner.

New-look D.C. United, now without Wayne Rooney and Luciano Acosta on the attack, got the first goal of the season in the 60th minute. Russell Canouse converted a header from the 6-yard line at the back post on a corner from Julian Gressel.

Just six minutes later, Kei Kamara tied it on a header after a long service from
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