Rapids shock Isidro Metapan in Champions league
Wednesday, September 28, 2011
METAPAN, El Salvador (AP) -- Eddie Ababio scored in his professional debut to help the Colorado Rapids beat Isidro Metapan 3-1 on Wednesday night to keep their CONCACAF Champions league hopes alive.
The Rapids leaped over Metapan into second place in Group B.
Ababio took a quick pass from Ross LaBauex on the counterattack and dribbled 35 yards before lobbing it over Metapan goalkeeper Miguel Montes.
After Alfred Pacheco tied the game, Quincy Amarikwa responded to give Colorado a 2-1 advantage.
Omar Cummings sealed the victory with a goal in the 77th minute.