LA Galaxy Postgame Notes: LA Galaxy 2, Philadelphia Union 0 - Saturday, April 13, 2019
LA Galaxy 2, Philadelphia Union 0
Saturday - 7:30 p.m. PT
2019 MLS Regular Season
Dignity Health Sports Park - Los Angeles, California
LA - Zlatan Ibrahimovic (Assisted by Jorgen Skjelvik, Romain Alessandrini) 27'
LA - Zlatan Ibrahimovic (Penalty) 36'
PHI - Kai Wagner (caution) 45'
PHI - Austin Trusty (caution) 47'
LA - Sebastian Lletget (caution) 62'
PHI - Austin Trusty (second yellow; ejection) 76'
LA Galaxy: David Bingham; Rolf Feltscher (Julian Araujo 65'), Diego Polenta, Daniel Steres, Jorgen Skjelvik; Sebastian Lletget, Jonathan dos Santos, Joe Corona; Romain Alessandrini (Juninho 90'), Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Uriel Antuna (Ema Boateng 75').
Substitutions not used: Matt Lampson, Dave Romney, Servando Carrasco, Chris Pontius.
Head Coach: Guillermo Barros Schelotto
TOTAL SHOTS: 11; SHOTS ON GOAL: 5; FOULS: 10; OFFSIDE: 2; CORNER KICKS: 9; SAVES: 2.
Philadelphia Union: Andre Blake; Jack Elliot, Auston Trusty, Kai Wagner, Raymon Gaddis (Ilsinho 69'), Haris Medunjanin, Jamiro Monteiro, Alejandro Bedoya ©, Brenden Aaronson (Mark McKenzie 78'), Cory Burke, Marco Fabian (Fafa Picault 23').
Substitutions not used: Matt Freese, Olivier Mbaizo, David Accam, Waaren Creavalle.
Head Coach: Jim Curtin
TOTAL SHOTS: 11; SHOTS ON GOAL: 2; FOULS: 6; OFFSIDE: 4; CORNER KICKS: 5; SAVES: 3.
Referee: David Gantar
Referee's Assistants: Adam Wienckowski and TJ Zablocki
4th Official: Joseph Dickerson
- In their sixth game of the season, the LA Galaxy earned a 2-0 victory over the Philadelphia Union at Dignity Health Sports Park.
- The result moves the Galaxy to 5-1-0 with 15 points through six matches on the season.
- The victory marked the Galaxy's fourth-consecutive win in MLS play.
- This year at home, the Galaxy are now 4-0-0 with nine goals scored and just four conceded.
- Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored two goals in the first half of Saturday's game.
- On the year, Ibrahimovic now has six goals through four games, in addition to one assist.
- In his MLS career, Ibrahimovic has now made 31 appearances and scored 28 goals in his MLS career, in addition to notching 11 assists.
- Guillermo Barros Schelotto is now 5-1-0 all-time as a head coach in MLS.
- In their next match, the Galaxy will remain at home when they host the Houston Dynamo next Friday, April 19 at Dignity Health Sports Park.
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