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Highlights from Real Salt Lake’s 2-1 win

Real Salt Lake v Los Angeles Galaxy

CARSON, CA - OCTOBER 06: Fabian Espindola #7 of Real Salt Lake celebrates his first of two goals in the first half as Sean Franklin #5, Omar Gonzalez #4 and goalkeeper Josh Saunders #12 of the Los Angeles Galaxy look on during the MLS match at The Home Depot Center on October 6, 2012 in Carson, California. (Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

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For about 20 minutes, things looked quite bleak for Real Salt Lake on Saturday. They were lucky not to be down by a couple of goals, at least, as the Galaxy’s confident work on the ball and flummoxing movement without it had the visitors reeling.

But what a response.

Fabian Espindola struck for his latest two while center Nat Borchers rose to help stabilize things in the back. As a result, Saturday’s 2-1 win moves RSL five big points ahead of the Galaxy for second place in the West.

The NBC crew also reminded everyone that never before, through 17 MLS seasons, as a club beaten the Galaxy twice in one season in Los Angeles. Until now.

Here are the NBC highlights from last night’s 2-1 win:

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