A first half goal by Joao Plata in the 37th minute gave the hosts all of the offense they would need. The Union had several good chances, but couldn’t seem to find the final ball in to score. By the end of the match, the Union looked out of ideas and gassed due to the altitude.
How did the Union players individually perform against Real Salt Lake? Click the link and fill out the sheet by rating the players on a scale from 1-10 using the guide below. The votes will be counted and later this week we'll compare the fans’ votes against other player ratings to see just how well the Union did.
Here's the scale:
1 - not a pro (USL/NASL/MLS) quality performance
4 - average USL starter
6 - average MLS starter
9 - MLS All Star