Sep 13, 2022; Kansas City, Kansas, USA; Sporting Kansas City defender Robert Voloder (4) celebrates after scoring a goal against D.C. United with his teammates during the second half at Children's Mercy Park. Mandatory Credit: Peter Aiken-USA TODAY Sports

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Khiry Shelton, Robert Voloder and Dániel Sallói each scored to lead Sporting Kansas City to a 3-0 win over D.C. United on Tuesday night.

Shelton opened the scoring in the 34th minute, and Sporting KC carried a 1-0 lead into halftime. Voloder scored the first goal of his MLS career in the 70th minute to add to Kansas City's lead, and Sallói capped the scoring in the 87th minute with a goal from distance for a 3-0 lead.

Kendall McIntosh, making his first career start in goal, earned the clean sheet for Sporting KC.

Sporting KC (9-15-7) plays at home on Saturday against Minnesota United. D.C. United (7-18-6) will host Inter Miami on Sunday.