Union rallies to tie Real Salt Lake 2-2Real Salt Lake's Ned Grabavoy (20) heads the ball away from Philadelphia Union's Sheanon Williams (25) during the first half during an MLS soccer match at PPL Park in Chester, Pa., Saturday, April 12, 2014. (AP Photo/Rich Schultz)
CHESTER, Pa. (AP) -- Maurice Edu scored on a header off Cristian Maidana's corner kick in the 90th minute to give the Philadelphia Union a 2-2 tie with Real Salt Lake on Saturday.
Newcomer Andrew Wenger also scored for Philadelphia (1-1-4), tying it at 1 in the 55th minute.
Kyle Beckerman scored in the 85th minute for Salt Lake. Luke Mulholland also scored for RSL, which improved to 2-0-4 - the best start through six games in franchise history.
Mulholland's goal came in the aftermath of a frenetic series.
Forward Olmes Garcia was fouled in the crease by Philadelphia defender Austin Berry and the result was a penalty kick. Alvaro Saborio's subsequent shot was saved by goalkeeper Zac MacMath, who also stopped a penalty kick last week in a 2-2 draw at Chicago. But the ball bounced off MacMath and Mulholland scored.
The Union traded forward Jack McInerney to the Montreal Impact this week for Wenger, the No. 1 overall pick in the 2012 MLS SuperDraft.