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
23 Pablo Sisniega
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
25 Walker Zimmerman
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
2 Jordan Harvey
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
3 Steven Beitashour
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
20 Eduard Atuesta  45'
Goals 1
  • Shots 2
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 3
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
14 Mark-Anthony Kaye
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 3
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
7 Latif Blessing
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 4
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
99 Adama Diomandé  33'
Goals 1
  • Shots 2
  • 2 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 2
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
9 Diego Rossi  38'
Goals 1
  • Shots 3
  • 2 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
90' 5  Dejan Jakovic
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
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 2
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Substitutes
22 Rodolfo Zelaya
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
1 Tyler Miller
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
18 Joshua Perez
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
21 Christian Ramirez
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
26 Adrien Perez
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 Atlanta United FC 26 +15 45
2 Philadelphia Union 27 +8 45
3 New York City FC 25 +14 44
4 New York Red Bulls 27 +6 41
5 DC United 28 0 39
6 New England Revolution 26 -7 35
7 Montreal Impact 27 -11 34
8 Orlando City SC 27 0 34
9 Toronto FC 26 -2 34
10 Chicago Fire 28 +2 33
11 Columbus Crew SC 28 -13 27
12 FC Cincinnati 26 -35 18

Major League Soccer Standings

POS Team GP GD PTS
1 LAFC 26 +46 61
2 Minnesota United FC 27 +7 42
3 LA Galaxy 26 -3 41
4 Real Salt Lake 26 +4 40
5 Seattle Sounders FC 26 +1 40
6 San Jose Earthquakes 26 0 38
7 Portland Timbers 25 +3 37
8 FC Dallas 27 +3 37
9 Sporting Kansas City 27 -5 34
10 Houston Dynamo 26 -6 31
11 Colorado Rapids 26 -9 27
12 Vancouver Whitecaps 27 -18 27