Jesús Ferreira scored twice as FC Dallas cruised to a 3-1 victory over the LA Galaxy on Saturday.
Ferreira gave Dallas (6-1-4) an early lead with an 11th-minute goal. Paul Arriola stretched the lead to 2-0 with a 20th-minute goal and Ferreira added his MLS-leading ninth goal. just three minutes later.
The win moves Dallas into second place in the Western Conference, one point behind LAFC.
Douglas Costa scored in the 67th minute for the Galaxy (6-4-1), who began the day tied for third with Dallas.
The Galaxy outshot Dallas 14-7.
Jimmy Maurer saved four of the five shots he faced for Dallas. Jonathan Bond saved one of four shots he faced for the Galaxy.