7/27/2019 Reuters

LAFC hold on beat Atlanta in 7-goal thriller

LAFC scored four goals in a 12-minute span as the top team in MLS defeated defending champions Atlanta United.

  • KO
    • Kickoff
  • 2
    • Mohammed Adams Goal
  • 33
    • Adama Diomandé Goal
  • 38
    • Diego Rossi Goal
  • 42
    • Carlos Vela Penalty - Scored
  • 44
    • Eric Remedi Yellow Card
  • 45
    • Eduard Atuesta Goal
  • 45+2
    • Josef Martínez Goal
  • HT
    • Halftime
  • 45
    • On: Justin Meram | Off: Mohammed Adams
  • 51
    • Eddie Segura (OG)
  • 56
    • Leandro González Pirez Yellow Card
  • 59
    • On: Ezequiel Barco | Off: Gonzalo Martínez
  • 63
    • On: Lee Nguyen | Off: Steven Beitashour
  • 80
    • Justin Meram Yellow Card
  • 90
    • On: Dejan Jakovic | Off: Diego Rossi
  • FT
    • End Regular Time
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LAFC
4-3-3
  • 23Sisniega
  • 2Harvey
  • 4Segura
  • 25Zimmerman
  • 3Beitashour
    On: Lee Nguyen | Off: Steven Beitashour
  • 14Kaye
  • 20Atuesta
  • 7Blessing
  • 9Rossi
    On: Dejan Jakovic | Off: Diego Rossi
  • 99Diomandé
  • 10Vela
No. Name
Saves 1
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
4 Eddie Segura   OG51'
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
63' 24  Lee Nguyen
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 1
  • Shots 2
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 3
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 3
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 4
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 1
  • Shots 2
  • 2 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 2
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 1
  • Shots 3
  • 2 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
10 Carlos Vela  42'
Goals 1
  • Shots 5
  • 3 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 8 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 2
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Substitutes
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red

Game Information

  • VENUE: Banc of California Stadium
  • ,
    COVERAGE: ESPN/ESPNDP
  • ATTENDANCE: 22,511

Match Commentary

- Match ends, Los Angeles Football Club 4, Atlanta United FC 3.
90'+4' Second Half ends, Los Angeles Football Club 4, Atlanta United FC 3.
90'+3' Foul by Eduard Atuesta (Los Angeles Football Club).

Match Stats

LAFC
ATL

Possession

50% 50%

Shots (on Goal)

16 (10)
11 (3)
LAFC ATL
15 Fouls 14
0 Yellow Cards 3
0 Red Cards 0
4 Offsides 1
13 Corner Kicks 5
1 Saves 6
Data is currently unavailable.

Major League Soccer Standings

POS Team GP GD PTS
1 New York City FC 30 +19 57
2 Atlanta United FC 31 +16 54
3 Philadelphia Union 30 +12 52
4 Toronto FC 32 +4 46
5 DC United 31 +2 45
6 New York Red Bulls 31 +3 44
7 New England Revolution 31 -7 41
8 Chicago Fire 32 +5 38
9 Montreal Impact 32 -16 37
10 Orlando City SC 32 -5 36
11 Columbus Crew SC 32 -9 35
12 FC Cincinnati 32 -44 22

Major League Soccer Standings

POS Team GP GD PTS
1 LAFC 31 +44 65
2 Seattle Sounders FC 31 +3 50
3 LA Galaxy 31 +1 48
4 Minnesota United FC 30 +9 48
5 Real Salt Lake 31 +4 47
6 San Jose Earthquakes 31 +1 44
7 FC Dallas 31 +5 44
8 Portland Timbers 30 +1 43
9 Colorado Rapids 32 -6 39
10 Houston Dynamo 31 -9 37
11 Sporting Kansas City 31 -11 37
12 Vancouver Whitecaps 32 -22 31