UEFA Champions League

Christian Ramirez scores twice, Minnesota beats LAFC 5-1

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Christian Ramirez scored twice, Darwin Quintero had a goal and two assists and Minnesota United won their third in a row with a 5-1 rout of Los Angeles FC on Sunday night.

Ramirez and Quintero scored back-to-back goals to make it 3-1 at the end of the first half. Ramirez put away a loose ball in the 45th minute after Quintero's corner was played out and then headed back into the area by Eric Miller. Quintero then made a run up the left channel behind a well-played ball from Miller and slotted the finish past the goalkeeper in the first minute of first-half stoppage time.

Miguel Ibarra and Ramirez scored in the 56th and 58th minutes to make it 5-1.

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