SANDY, Utah — Alvaro Saborio scored twice in a five-minute span of the second half and Real Salt Lake routed the Revolution, 5-0, last night to extend its home unbeaten streak to a franchise-record 18 games.
Defending MLS champion Salt Lake (8-3-3) also extended its overall unbeaten streak to nine with its fourth straight shutout. Goalkeeper Nick Rimando has not allowed a goal in 408 minutes, breaking his franchise-record streak of 355 minutes.
Fabian Espindola and Jamison Olave had first-half goals and Robbie Findley completed the scoring in the second half.
The Revolution (3-9-2) were shut out for the fifth time in six games and are just 1 point from the cellar in the Eastern Conference. They have lost their last two games at
Revolution goalkeeper Matt Reis faced 10 shots in just his second start of the season because of knee and shoulder surgeries.