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D.C. United scores in stoppage time to beat Galaxy, 1-0
D.C. United scores in stoppage time to beat Galaxy, 1-0

Chris Pontius scored in stoppage time, lifting D.C. United to a 1-0 victory over the L.A. Galaxy on Saturday. Nick DeLeon made a series of nifty moves on the right wing, and then found Pontius at the far side of the 6-yard box. Pontius went low to head it past an outstretched Brian Rowe in the third extra minute for D.C. United (2-1-0). A scoreless first half was not without chances. Not quite eight minutes in, the Galaxy's Mika Vayrynen curled a free just kick inches wide. Then just before half, United keeper Bill Hamid made a diving save on Alan Gordon's header. L.A.’s Leonardo was close to breaking the scoreless tie in the 53rd minute but missed just wide at the...

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