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LA Galaxy Postgame Notes: LA Galaxy 2, FC Cincinnati 0 - Saturday, June 22, 2019

June 22, 2019 - Major League Soccer (MLS) - LA Galaxy News Release

Notes:

- The LA Galaxy (10-6-1, 31 points) defeated FC Cincinnati (3-12-2, 11 points) 2-0 on Saturday night in Cincinatti.

- With 17 games down and 17 games to go, the LA Galaxy are 2nd in the Supporters' Shield race with 31 points.

- In the match, Emmanuel Boateng recorded his first goal of the season.

- Favio Alvarez recorded a goal and an assist in the match. He has two goals and one assist in five appearances this season.

- Alvarez has scored in back-to-back road games for the Galaxy.

- The LA Galaxy earned their sixth shutout of the season in the win.

- Sebastian Lletget started for the LA Galaxy after being injured in the 10th minute of the Galaxy's match on June 2 against New England Revolution. He missed USMNT's Gold Cup campaign to injury.

- The LA Galaxy are now 4-3-1 on the road in 2019.

- Guillermo Barros Schelotto is now 10-6-1 in his first season as LA Galaxy Head Coach.

- Next, the LA Galaxy are on the road to face San Jose Earthquakes on at 7 p.m. PT on Saturday, June 29 at Stanford Stadium. The match will be broadcast on Spectrum SportsNet.

- For more information, visit www.lagalaxy.com.

LA Galaxy 2, FC Cincinnati 0

Saturday - 4:30 p.m. PT

2019 MLS Regular Season

Nippert Stadium - Cincinnati, Ohio

Scoring Summary:

LA - Emmanuel Boateng 12' (Assisted by Favio Alvarez)

LA - Favio Alvarez 15'

Misconduct Summary:

LA - Julian Araujo 57' (caution)

CIN - Leonardo Bertone 61' (caution)

CIN - Nick Hagglund 79' (caution)

LA - Emmanuel Boateng 80' (caution)

Lineups:

LA Galaxy: David Bingham; Julian Araujo, Daniel Steres, Diego Polenta, Dave Romney; Perry Kitchen, Joe Corona, Sebastian Lletget (Emil Cuello 89'); Favio Alvarez (Servando Carrasco 69'), Emmanuel Boateng (Efrain Alvarez 81'), Zlatan Ibrahimovic ©

Substitutions not used: Matt Lampson, Diedie Traore, Ethan Zubak, Chris Pontius

Head Coach: Guillermo Barros Schelotto

TOTAL SHOTS: 13; SHOTS ON GOAL: 7; FOULS: 8; OFFSIDE: 3; CORNER KICKS: 3; SAVES: 3.

FC Cincinnati: Spencer Richey; Fatai Alashe (Caleb Stanko 53'), Justin Hoyte, Nick Hagglund, Mathieu Deplagne; Leonardo Bertone, Victor Ulloa, Emmanuel Ledesma, Frankie Amaya; Kekuta Manneh, Rashawn Dally (Corben Bone 73')

Substitutions not used: Przemyslaw Tyton, Forrest Lasso, Eric Alexander, Thomas McCabe.

Head Coach: Yoann Damet

TOTAL SHOTS: 12; SHOTS ON GOAL: 3; FOULS: 6; OFFSIDE: 7; CORNER KICKS: 2; SAVES: 5.

Referee: Marcos de Oliveira

Referee's Assistants: Jeffrey Greeson, Jose Da Silva

4th Official: David Gantar

Attendance: 32,3250


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