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Los Angeles FC forward Latif Blessing, left, and Real Salt Lake forward Justin Meram (9) vie for the ball during the first half of an MLS soccer match Sunday, Oct. 4, 2020, in Sandy, Utah. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

Wright-Phillips, Rossi strike quickly, LAFC beats RSL 3-1

Oct. 4, 2020 11:32 PM EDT

SANDY, Utah (AP) — Bradley Wright-Phillips and Diego Rossi scored in a five-minute span midway through the first half to help Los Angeles FC beat Real Salt Lake 3-1 on Sunday night. Tied for seventh with Real Salt Lake (4-5-6) in the Western Conference entering the game, Los Angeles (6-6-3) jumped ahead of...

Wright-Phillips scores twice, LAFC beats Whitecaps 6-0

Sep. 24, 2020 12:38 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bradley Wright-Phillips scored twice to move into fifth place on the MLS career list and Los Angeles beat the Vancouver Whitecaps 6-0 on Wednesday night. Wright-Phillips scored on a spinning right-footed half-volley from the center of the area in the fifth minute and put away a bicycle...

Seattle Sounders gather around captain Nicolas Lodeiro, center, after he scored the second of two penalty kicks in the first half of an MLS soccer match against Los Angeles FC, Friday, Sept. 18, 2020, in Seattle. (Dean Rutz/The Seattle Times via AP)

Sounders move back on top of West with 3-0 win over LAFC

Sep. 19, 2020 12:14 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Nicolás Lodeiro scored on a pair of penalty kicks moments apart in the first half,and the Seattle Sounders moved back on top of the Western Conference standings with a 3-0 victory over Los Angeles FC on Friday night. Lodeiro converted the penalties just four minutes apart as the...

Bradley Wright-Phillips leads LAFC over Portland Timbers 4-2

Sep. 14, 2020 1:38 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bradley Wright-Phillips had a goal and an assist to lead Los Angeles FC to a 4-2 victory over the Portland Timbers on Sunday night. LAFC (4-4-3) rebounded from consecutive 3-0 losses. Portland (4-4-2) had its three-match road winning streak snapped. Portland's Eryk Williamson opened...

Rossi's 2 goals lead LAFC to 5-1 win over Earthquakes

Sep. 3, 2020 1:26 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Diego Rossi continued his torrid start to the season with two goals, Bradley Wright-Phillips added another, and Los Angeles FC beat the San Jose Earthquakes 5-1 on Wednesday night. Rossi, who went into the game leading MLS with seven goals this season, side-netted a right-footer in the...

FILE - In this Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019, file photo, Los Angeles FC's Carlos Vela is shown during the second half of an MLS soccer match against Toronto FC, in Los Angeles. Major League Soccer MVP Carlos Vela will not accompany Los Angeles FC to the league's return tournament in Orlando this month. Vela announced his decision Monday, July 6, 2020, citing his concern for the health of his family, including his pregnant wife.(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)

LAFC's Carlos Vela has knee injury, likely out a few weeks

Aug. 25, 2020 3:46 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles FC forward Carlos Vela is likely to be sidelined for at least a few weeks by a left knee injury. LAFC coach Bob Bradley said Tuesday that the reigning MLS MVP has a Grade 2 sprain of his medial collateral ligament. Bradley gave no timetable for Vela's return, but such...