LA Galaxy Postgame Notes: LA Galaxy 1, Colorado Rapids 2 - Wednesday, September 11, 2019
- The LA Galaxy fell 2-1 to the Colorado Rapids Wednesday evening at Dick's Health Sporting Goods Park.
- Through 29 games played, the Galaxy are now 13-13-3 with 42 points on the season.
- The LA Galaxy are now 37-28-11 all-time against the Colorado Rapids.
- On the road vs. Colorado, LA are 13-20-11.
- On the road, LA have gone 4-9-2 in MLS play this year.
- In those road games, the Galaxy have scored 18 goals while conceding 29.
- The Galaxy are 11-1-1 this season when scoring the game's opening goal, and 2-12-1 when conceding first.
- When leading at halftime, LA are 6-2-1. They are 7-3-2 when tied at halftime.
- Defender Giancarlo Gonzalez scored his first goal of the season Wednesday night as a member of the Galaxy.
- The goal marked the second of his MLS career.
- Cristian Pavon tallied an assist on the goal, bringing his total to four assists and one goal in six appearances since joining the LA Galaxy.
- The LA Galaxy will next return to Dignity Health Sports Park for a contest on Sunday, Sept. 15 against Sporting Kansas City (7 p.m. PT; FS1, FOX Deportes).
- For more information, visit www.lagalaxy.com.
LA Galaxy 1, Colorado Rapids 2
Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019 - 6:00 p.m. PT
2019 MLS Regular Season
Dick's Sporting Goods Park - Commerce City, Colorado
CO - Cole Basset (Assisted by Jack Price) 79'
LA - Giancarlo Gonzalez (Assisted by Cristian Pavon) 82'
CO - Nicolas Mezquida (Penalty) 85'
LA - Jorgen Skjelvik (caution) 38'
LA - Daniel Steres (caution) 79'
CO - Jack Price (caution) 89'
LA - Cristian Pavon (caution) 90'+6
CO - Andre Shinyashiki (caution) 90'+6
LA Galaxy: David Bingham; Rolf Feltscher, Daniel Steres, Giancarlo Gonzalez, Jorgen Skjelvik; Joe Corona, Servando Carrasco (Efrain Alvarez 86'); Chris Pontius (Uriel Antuna 55'), Favio Alvarez (Emil Cuello 74'), Cristian Pavon; Zlatan Ibrahimovic ©.
Substitutions not used: Matt Lampson, Dave Romney, Julian Araujo, Juninho.
Head Coach: Guillermo Barros Schelotto
TOTAL SHOTS: 13; SHOTS ON GOAL: 7; FOULS: 15; OFFSIDE: 1; CORNER KICKS: 5; SAVES: 10.
Colorado Rapids: Clint Irwin, Lalas Abubakar, Danny Wilson, Tommy Smith, Keegan Rosenberry, Kellyn Acosta, Jack Price, Cole Bassett (Axel Sjoberg 87') Sam Nicholson, Andre Shinyashiki, Nicolas Mezquida.
Substitutions not used: Andre Rawls, Sam Raben, Sebastian Anderson, Dillon Serna, Niki Jackson, Matthew Hundley.
Head Coach: Robin Fraser
TOTAL SHOTS: 19; SHOTS ON GOAL: 12; FOULS: 11; OFFSIDE: 2; CORNER KICKS: 11; SAVES: 6.
Referee: Fotis Bazakos
Referee's Assistants: Matthew Nelson and Jeffrey Greeson
4th Official: Marcos de Oliveira
VAR: Alejandro Mariscal
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