Diego Rubio scores, Sporting KC beats Dynamo 1-0

Houston Dynamo midfielder Eric Alexander, top left, heads the ball against Sporting Kansas City midfielder Ilie Sanchez, top right, during the first half of an MLS soccer match in Kansas City, Kan., Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
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HOUSTON (AP) -- Diego Rubio scored in the 74th minute and Sporting Kansas City held on to beat the 10-man Houston Dynamo 1-0 on Saturday night.

Gianluca Busio flicked Graham Zusi's ball in front of Rubio, who caught it with a chest trap and finished with a right-footed shot. The 16-year-old Busio was making his first MLS start.

Houston's Alejandro Fuenmayor was sent off in the 14th minute for excessive contact with Busio during an aerial challenge.

Sporting KC (10-6-6) snapped a two-game skid and a five-game winless streak. Houston (7-9-6) lost its third in a row.