Houston’s Manotas Slips Goal Past Rimando
HOUSTON, Texas – The Houston Dynamo went the entire first half without challenging Real Salt Lake goalkeeper Nick Rimando.
Once they finally put a shot on frame, Mauro Manotas took advantage of the opportunity to put the ball past Rimando to tie the game up at 1-1 in the 62nd minute.
Manotas took a bouncing pass from teammate Adam Lundkvist inside the box and tapped it past Rimando for the equalizing goal.
— Houston Dynamo (@HoustonDynamo) March 3, 2019
In 2018, Manotas, a Columbian national, set a Dynamo team record with 25 goals across all competitions.
Last season, Rimando allowed 57 goals in 33 appearances, a career-high for goals given up.
Eariler in the week, the legendary RSL goalkeeper announced on this Twitter page that the 2019 season would be his last.
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