LA Galaxy Postgame Notes: LA Galaxy 2, Seattle Sounders FC 2 - Saturday, August 17, 2019
- The LA Galaxy earned a 2-2 draw Saturday night at Dignity Health Sports Park against Seattle Sounders FC.
- With the result, the Galaxy are now 14-11-1 with 41 points on the season.
- The LA Galaxy remain in third place in Western Conference standings.
- The LA Galaxy are now 10-7-10 all-time against Seattle.
- At home, the Galaxy have gone 6-3-5 vs. Sounders FC.
- This year at home, LA are 9-4-1, with 24 goals scored and 18 conceded.
- The Galaxy are 11-1-0 this season when scoring the game's opening goal, and 2-10-1 when conceding first.
- When leading at halftime, LA are 6-2-0. They are 7-2-1 when tied at halftime.
- Forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored two goals on the night.
- In his last two games, Ibrahimovic now has four goals.
- With the goals, Ibrahimovic now has 20 goals on the season.
- Newly-acquired forward Cristian Pavon made his third-straight start since joining the club last week.
- The match marked the club's second home contest after three-straight road games.
- In their next match, the LA Galaxy remain at Dignity Health Sports Park to Cruz Azul on Tuesday, Aug. 20 in Leagues Cup play.
- In their next MLS match, the LA Galaxy will face LAFC on Sunday, Aug. 25 at Banc of California Stadium.
- For more information, visit www.lagalaxy.com.
LA Galaxy 2, Seattle Sounders FC 2
Saturday, Aug. 17, 2019 - 7:00 p.m. PT
2019 MLS Regular Season
Dignity Health Sports Park - Los Angeles
SEA - Raul Ruidiaz (Assisted by Harrison Shipp) 42'
LA - Zlatan Ibrahimovic (Assisted by Sebastian Lletget) 45'
LA - Zlatan Ibrahimovic (penalty) 66'
SEA - Jorgen Skjelvik (own goal) 82'
LA - Daniel Steres (ejection) 6'
SEA - Jordan Morris (caution) 21'
LA Galaxy: David Bingham; Rolf Feltscher, Daniel Steres, Diego Polenta, Jorgen Skjelvik; Jonathan dos Santos, Sebastian Lletget; Uriel Antuna (Julian Araujo 85'), Favio Alvarez (Giancarlo Gonzalez 34'), Cristian Pavon (Joe Corona 90'); Zlatan Ibrahimovic ©.
Substitutions not used: Matt Lampson, Dave Romney, Servando Carrasco, Efrain Alvarez.
Head Coach: Guillermo Barros Schelotto
TOTAL SHOTS: 8; SHOTS ON GOAL: 4; FOULS: 9; OFFSIDE: 2; CORNER KICKS: 3; SAVES: 5.
Seattle Sounders FC: Stefan Frei, Nouhou Tolo (Joevin Jones 69'), Kelvin Leerdam, Xavier Arreaga, Kim Kee-hee, Cristian Roldan, Jordan Morris, Nicolas Lodeiro ©, Harry Shipp (Handwalla Bwana 66'), Gustav Svennson (Luis Silva 74'), Raul Ruidiaz.
Substitutions not used: Danny Leyva, Bryan Meredith, Jordy Delem, Saad Abdul-Salaam.
Head Coach: Brian Schmetzer
TOTAL SHOTS: 21; SHOTS ON GOAL: 6; FOULS: 8; OFFSIDE: 5; CORNER KICKS: 10; SAVES: 2.
Referee: Robert Sibiga
Referee's Assistants: Kyle Atkins and Jason White
4th Official: Mark Allatin
VAR: Kevin Stott
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