HOUSTON, Texas — Alan Pulido had his first multi-goal game in MLS, Gianluca Busio had two assists and Sporting Kansas City beat the Houston Dynamo 2-0.
Pulido opened the scoring in the 34th minute and his sliding first-timer in the 73rd made it 2-0.
Sporting (7-5-2) snapped a two-game skid. Sam Junqua, a 23-year-old defender, scored his first MLS goal for the Dynamo in the 84th minute.
Houston (3-5-7) is winless, with three losses, in its last six games.