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LA Galaxy Postgame Notes: LA Galaxy 2, Philadelphia Union 0 - Saturday, April 13, 2019

April 13, 2019 - Major League Soccer (MLS) - LA Galaxy News Release

LA Galaxy 2, Philadelphia Union 0

Saturday - 7:30 p.m. PT

2019 MLS Regular Season

Dignity Health Sports Park - Los Angeles, California

Scoring Summary:

LA - Zlatan Ibrahimovic (Assisted by Jorgen Skjelvik, Romain Alessandrini) 27'

LA - Zlatan Ibrahimovic (Penalty) 36'

Misconduct Summary:

PHI - Kai Wagner (caution) 45'

PHI - Austin Trusty (caution) 47'

LA - Sebastian Lletget (caution) 62'

PHI - Austin Trusty (second yellow; ejection) 76'

Lineups:

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

Attendance: 24,053

Notes:

- 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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