LA Galaxy Postgame Notes: LA Galaxy 2, Vancouver Whitecaps FC 0 - April 5, 2019
- In their fifth game of the season, the LA Galaxy earned a 2-0 victory over Vancouver Whitecaps FC at BC Place.
- The result moves the Galaxy to 4-1-0 with 12 points through five matches on the season.
- The LA Galaxy are now 1-1-0 on the road, with two goals scored and two goals conceded.
- In all, the Galaxy have now scored nine goals and allowed six on the season in all contests.
- Forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic recorded a goal and an assist during the match.
- In three games, Ibrahimovic now has four goals and l e assist.
- Defender Daniel Steres recorded his second goal of the season when he tallied the game winner on an assist from Ibrahimovic in the second half.
- LA Galaxy defender Diedie Traore made his MLS debut Friday night. Traore was the first LA Galaxy II Tryouts winner to sign a professional contract with the club.
- Ibrahimovic has scored 26 goals in 27 career starts for the LA Galaxy.
- Guillermo Barros Schelotto is now 4-1-0 all-time as a head coach in MLS.
- In their next match, the Galaxy will return home to face the Philadelphia Union at Dignity Health Sports Park on Saturday, April 13 at 7:30 p.m. PT, live on Spectrum SportsNet.
- For more information, visit www.lagalaxy.com.
LA Galaxy 2, Vancouver Whitecaps FC 0
Friday - 7:00 p.m. PT
2019 MLS Regular Season
BC Place - Vancouver, Canada
LA - Daniel Steres (Assisted by Zlatan Ibrahimovic) 63'
LA - Zlatan Ibrahimovic (Assisted by Rolf Feltscher)71'
LA - Jonathan dos Santos (caution) 16'
LA - Romain Alessandrini (caution) 44'
VAN - Fredy Montero (caution) 86'
VAN - Felipe (caution) 90'
LA Galaxy: David Bingham; Rolf Feltscher, Dave Romney, Daniel Steres, Jorgen Skjelvik (Diedie Traore 88'); Romain Alessandrini (Chris Pontius 82'), Sebastian Lletget, Jonathan dos Santos, Joe Corona, Uriel Antuna (Emmanuel Boateng 84'); Zlatan Ibrahimovic ©
Substitutions not used: Matt Lampson, Julian Araujo, Efrain Alvarez, Servando Carrasco.
Head Coach: Guillermo Barros Schelotto
TOTAL SHOTS: 11; SHOTS ON GOAL: 2; FOULS: 13; OFFSIDE: 5; CORNER KICKS: 6; SAVES: 3.
Vancouver Whitecaps FC: Maxime Crepeau; Jakob Nerwinski, Erik Godoy, Doneil Henry, Ali Adnan, Felipe, Jon Erice (Fredy Montero 74'), Russell Teilbert (Yordy Reyna 66', Lass (Lucas Venuto 59'), Joaquin Ardiaz, Hwang In-Beom.
Substitutions not used: Zac MacMath, Scott Sutter, Victor Giro, Derek Cornelius.
Head Coach: Marc dos Santos
TOTAL SHOTS: 9; SHOTS ON GOAL: 4; FOULS: 14; OFFSIDE: 1; CORNER KICKS: 2; SAVES: 0.
Referee: Baldomero Toledo
Referee's Assistants: Chris Wattam, Apolinar Mariscal
4th Official: Alex Chilowicz
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