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Chicho Arango has 2 goals and 2 assists as Real Salt Lake beats Chicago Fire 4-0 – Deseret News

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicho Arango scored two goals to take his MLS total this season to eight, and 18-year-old Gavin Beavers had a career-high five saves to help Real Salt Lake beat the Chicago Fire 4-0 on Saturday night defeat .

Andrés Gómez opened the scoring in the 22nd minute when he slid a left-footed shot from just outside the area inside the post.

Arango scored in the 33rd, heading in Bryan Oviedo’s corner to make it 3-0 in the 37th minute. The 29-year-old Colombian scored 30 goals in two seasons with Los Angeles FC before finishing with six goals in 11 games for RSL in 2023.

Diego Luna closed the scoring when he pounced on an Arango ball and fired a right-footed shot from the top of the penalty area in the third minute of stoppage time.

Real Salt Lake (4-2-3) is undefeated, with three wins, in its last five games.

Beavers had his first career shutout in his third MLS season.

Chris Brady had three saves for Chicago (2-4-3).