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.

7/27/2019 Reuters
  • 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
  • ,
  • 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 34 +21 64
2 Atlanta United FC 34 +15 58
3 Philadelphia Union 34 +8 55
4 Toronto FC 34 +5 50
5 DC United 34 +4 50
6 New York Red Bulls 34 +2 48
7 New England Revolution 34 -7 45
8 Chicago Fire 34 +8 42
9 Montreal Impact 34 -13 41
10 Columbus Crew SC 34 -8 38
11 Orlando City SC 34 -8 37
12 FC Cincinnati 34 -44 24

Major League Soccer Standings

POS Team GP GD PTS
1 LAFC 34 +48 72
2 Seattle Sounders FC 34 +3 56
3 Real Salt Lake 34 +5 53
4 Minnesota United FC 34 +9 53
5 LA Galaxy 34 -1 51
6 Portland Timbers 34 +3 49
7 FC Dallas 34 +8 48
8 San Jose Earthquakes 34 -3 44
9 Colorado Rapids 34 -5 42
10 Houston Dynamo 34 -10 40
11 Sporting Kansas City 34 -18 38
12 Vancouver Whitecaps 34 -22 34