Ferreira's two goals send FC Dallas past Colorado 3-1

FRISCO, TX - APRIL 09: Jesus Ferreira #10 of FC Dallas celebrates after scores 2nd goal during the MLS game between FC Dallas and Colorado Rapids at Toyota Stadium on April 9, 2022 in Frisco, Texas. (Photo by Omar Vega/Getty Images)

Jesus Ferreira scored a pair of second-half goals to spark FC Dallas to a 3-1 victory over the Colorado Rapids in MLS action on Saturday.

Ferreira took a pass from Marco Farfan and scored in the 51st minute to give Dallas (3-1-2) a 2-1 lead. Ferreira capped the scoring in the 89th minute with an assist from Brandon Servania.

Diego Rubio staked the Rapids (2-2-2) to a 1-0 lead with a goal in the 30th minute. Servania scored during first-half stoppage time to knot the score at halftime.

The Rapids outshot Dallas 15-7 with a 7-6 edge in shots on goal.

Maarten Paes saved six of the seven shots he faced for Dallas. William Yarbrough saved three of the six shots he faced for the Rapids.