2019 Schedule

All times ET

2019 Schedule
12-1-8, 2nd in Major League Soccer
Nicol: Zlatan proves he's better than Vela when it matters (1:57)
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1dTom Marshall

Vela hits back at Zlatan: I am better than you

Carlos Vela and LAFC lost 3-2 to a Zlatan Ibrahimovic hat-trick for El Trafico rival L.A. Galaxy, but the Mexican has said he is the better player.

Twellman: All 3 of Zlatan's goals were unbelievable (1:59)
Zlatan: I have playoff mode every day (1:21)
Zlatan steals the show with hat trick in El Trafico (1:59)
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Ibrahimovic hat trick leads Galaxy past LAFC

Zlatan Ibrahimovic backed up his pre-match talk with a hat trick as the LA Galaxy beat LAFC 3-2 in a riveting end-to-end El Trafico derby on Friday.

Zimmerman: 'Full on redemption moment' in El Trafico (1:30)
Bob Bradley says LAFC are 'a very different team' from 2018 (1:23)
Mariner on Zlatan's MLS comments: 'Sometimes the truth hurts' (1:00)
Zlatan says he's better than Vela 'by far' (1:48)
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3dTom Marshall

Gio slams Galaxy over injury, contract talks

Giovani dos Santos slammed former club LA Galaxy and suggested his career could have been ended due to injury concerns if he had've stayed.

Corona outlines keys to stopping Carlos Vela (2:17)
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3dNoah Davis

LAFC's Bradley: El Trafico just another game

Bob Bradley understands the hype around the "El Trafico" rivalry between LAFC and LA Galaxy but says it's just another game in a long season.

Ibrahimovic: 'MLS's best player' is Zlatan (2:11)
Zlatan reveals what's inside Area 51 (0:16)
Zlatan: Derby games keep me alive (1:51)
Zlatan 'shouldn't bite the hand that feeds him' (2:32)
Zlatan walks the walk, has the ego to back it up (0:57)
Vako leads Quakes to victory in Cali Clasico (1:48)

RankingsMajor League Soccer

Goal Difference311th
Goals Scored30Tied-16th
Goals Conceded277th