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LAFC wins the Supporters Shield with a 2-1 win over Portland

Oct. 02, 2022 17:48 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Dénis Bouanga scored his first Major League Soccer goal in stoppage time and LAFC clinched the Supporters Shield with a 2-1 victory over the Portland Timbers on Sunday. LAFC (21-8-4) had already earned the top seed in the playoffs and a first-round bye with...

Galaxy clinch playoff berth, tie Salt Lake 1-1 behind Costa

Oct. 02, 2022 08:53 AM EDT

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — The LA Galaxy clinched a berth in Major League Soccer's playoffs for the first time since 2019, coming from behind in a 1-1 draw against Real Salt Lake on Saturday night as Douglas Costa converted a penalty kick in the 68th minute. The playoff berth is the...

Bale energized for World Cup after feeling the love in LA

Sep. 21, 2022 07:48 AM EDT

During his difficult final years at Real Madrid, Gareth Bale only truly found happiness on a soccer field when he linked up with Wales for matches with his national team. Now, after moving to the United States, he is feeling the love at club level, too. Bale joined Los...

Austin clinches 1st playoff berth, beats Real Salt Lake 3-0

Sep. 14, 2022 23:58 PM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Austin clinched its first playoff berth, beating Real Salt Lake 3-0 Wednesday night as Moussa Djitte scored his first career hat trick, all in the second half. Austin (16-9-6), which started play in 2021, became the second Western Conference team to clinch a...

Vela scores tying goal, LAFC draws Minnesota United 1-1

Sep. 13, 2022 23:16 PM EDT

SAINT PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Carlos Vela scored the tying goal for Los Angeles FC in a 1-1 draw with Minnesota United on Tuesday night. Vela scored the equalizer for LAFC (19-8-4) in the 64th minute. Brent Kallman scored in the 45th minute for United (13-12-6). ...

Ferreira's 2 goals ties Dallas record in 2-1 win over LA

Sep. 11, 2022 00:14 AM EDT

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Jesús Ferreira scored two goals in the closing minutes to tie the Dallas season scoring record with 18 goals Saturday night in a 2-1 win over Los Angeles FC, which played a man short after Ryan Hollingshead was ejected in the 13th minute. Ferreira tied the...

Hollingshead, Arango lead LAFC past Real Salt Lake 2-0

Sep. 05, 2022 01:15 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ryan Hollingshead scored early in the second half and Cristian Arango added a goal later in the half as LAFC defeated Real Salt Lake 2-0 on Sunday night. LAFC (19-7-3) moved into a tie for the Supporters’ Shield (most regular-season points) with the...

Union beats Atlanta 4-1 to clinch 5th straight playoff berth

Sep. 01, 2022 01:20 AM EDT

CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — Daniel Gazdag set the team record for most goals in the regular season and the Philadelphia Union clinched a playoff spot with a 4-1 victory over Atlanta United on Wednesday night. The Union and LAFC are the only two teams to have clinched a playoff berth. With...

Dorsey scores, Houston Dynamo win 2-1 over Los Angeles FC

Aug. 31, 2022 23:09 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Griffin Dorsey scored in the 75th minute and the Houston Dynamo beat Los Angeles FC 2-1 on Wednesday night. Sebastian Ferreira gave the Dynamo (8-15-5) a 1-0 lead on a penalty kick in the 13th minute. Christian Arango scored for LAFC (18-7-3) in the...

Cowell scores, Earthquakes win 2-1 over Los Angeles FC

Aug. 21, 2022 00:30 AM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Cade Cowell’s goal was pivotal for the San Jose Earthquakes in a 2-1 win against Los Angeles FC on Saturday. Cowell’s game-winner came in the 77th minute to put the Earthquakes (6-11-9) on top 2-1. Tommy Thompson got an assist on the goal. Cowell, an...