Shkelzen Gashi was the winner of the Albanians derby in the USA. Colorado Rapids has managed to defeat at home with a 3-0 score the San Jose Earthquake of Jahmir Hyka registering a very positivew turn after a very poor start of this season.
Gashi was the leader of Colorado in this challenge, making a double (his first goals in this season). He scored the first goal in the 29th minute and the third in the 56th minute, while Badji scored the second goal in the 35th.
Gashi stayed on the field for 90 minutes, while Hyka entered the field as starter player but replaced in the 72nd minute.
With this victory, Colorado Rapids climbs the 7-point quota but remains at the 11th place, the last at the West Conference, while San Jose Earthquakes remain at fifth place with 15 points.