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Houston Dynamo win US Open Cup title, beating Union 3-0

Houston qualified for the CONCACAF Champions League.
Credit: Troy Taormina
Houston Dynamo forward Mauro Manotas (9) celebrates after scoring his second goal during the first half against the Philadelphia Union at BBVA Compass Stadium. (Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports)

HOUSTON — Mauro Manotas scored twice in the first half to lead the Houston Dynamo to the U.S. Open Cup title, 3-0 over the Philadelphia Union on Wednesday night.

Houston qualified for the CONCACAF Champions League.

Monotas scored on a header in the fourth minute, and the Colombian striker connected again in the 25th.

The third score came on Auston Trusty's own goal in the 65th.