Ibrahi­movic scores 500th world­wide goal; Galaxy fall

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TORONTO » Zla­tan Ibrahi­movic scored his 500th world­wide goal Satur­day night in the Los Angeles Galaxy’s 5-3 loss to Toronto FC.

The 36-year-old Swede joined Lionel Messi and Cris­tiano Ron­aldo as the only ac­tive play­ers with 500 goals for in club and in­ter­na­tional play, cut­ting the Galaxy’s lead to 3-1 in the 43rd minute. Jonathan dos San­tos chipped the ball into the box, and the 6-foot-5 Ibrahi­movic twirled to get an an­gle at the ball be­tween two de­fend­ers, flick­ing his right leg up high to de­flect it past goal­keeper Alex Bono for his

17th of the season. AT­LANTA UNITED 3, RAPIDS

0» Miguel Alm­iron scored twice in the first 18 min­utes and as­sisted on an­other goal to help At­lanta United beat Colorado.

Alm­iron opened the scor­ing in the 10th minute, set­tling Ju­lian Gres­sel’s wide cross and fin­ish­ing with a left-footed shot from in­side the up­per left cor­ner of the 6-yard box.

DY­NAMO 4, TIM­BERS 1 » Mauro Man­o­tas had two goals and an as­sist and set a fran­chise record for goals in a cal­en­dar year, help­ing Hous­ton beat Port­land to snap a 10-game win­less streak.

Man­o­tas gave the Dy­namo a 2-1 lead in the 39th minute.

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