FRISCO. Dallas manages to find the solution against Los Angeles FC to win 2-1. J. Ferreira was the key to score 2 goals. It was Los Angeles FC to strike first with a goal of C. Arango at the 45′. Then it was a goal in the 78′ minute to make things even for 1-1. Eventually, J. Ferreira gave the win to Dallas in the 82′ minute with a goal scoring a double. Dallas was vastly superior ball possession (67%) was among the key factors of its victory.
R. Hollingshead received a red card (13′). This red card was one of the reason why Los Angeles FC lost the match.
The match was played at the Toyota Stadium stadium in Frisco on Saturday and it started at 7:30 pm local time. The referee was Jon Freemon with the assistance of Logan Brown and Chris Wattam. The 4th official was Mark Allatin. The weather was clear. The temperature was hot around 26 degrees Celsius or 78.73 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 58%.
Dallas was in firm control of the ball 67% while Los Angeles FC was struggling with a 33% ball possession.
Dallas was more aggressive with 84 dangerous attacks and 14 shots of which 8 were on target. Which is one of the reasons Dallas won the encounter.
Dallas shot 14 times, 8 on target, 6 off target. On the opposite side, Los Angeles FC shot 8 times, 2 on target, 6 off target.
No yellow cards were issued to Dallas. On the opposite side, Los Angeles FC received 2 yellow cards (D. Palacios and F. Escobar).
Also, Los Angeles FC didn’t manage to end the match with 11 players after R. Hollingshead (Los Angeles FC) was sent out after receiving a straight red card in the (13′).
After playing this match, Dallas will have 46 points like Nashville SC to stay in the 4th place. On the opposite side, Los Angeles FC will stay with 60 points to stay in the 1st place.
J. J. Quinonez Rodriguez
Los Angeles FC will play away with Minnesota United on the 14th of September with a 2-2 head to head stats.
Dallas: Formation and Lineups
Dallas adopted the aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
The manager Nicolás Estévez Martínez chose to play with the following team: Maarten Paes , Ema Twumasi , Nkosi Burgess , José Antonio Martinez , Marco Farfan , Paxton Pomykal , Edwin Cerrillo , Sebastian Lletget , Jader Obrian , Jesús Ferreira and Paul Arriola .
Dallas made 5 changes: E. Twumasi for Nanu (63′), J. Obrian for F. Jara (63′), E. Cerrillo for F. Quignon (73′), P. Pomykal for T. Ntsabeleng (73′) and M. Farfan for J. J. Quinonez Rodriguez (84′).
Top player: Jesús Ferreira
Probably the most impressive player in Dallas was Jesús Ferreira.
His rating iswith 2 goals, 25 passes (80% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 3 duels out of 6. He performed 4 crosses.
Los Angeles FC: Formation and Lineups
Also Los Angeles FC adopted the aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
On the other side, Steven Cherundolo played with: Maxime Crépeau , Ryan Hollingshead , Jesús Murillo , Giorgio Chiellini , Diego Palacios , Latif Blessing , Ilie Sánchez , José Cifuentes , Carlos Vela , Cristian Arango and Denis Bouanga .
Los Angeles FC made 5 changes: L. Blessing for F. Escobar (16′), I. Sanchez for K. Acosta (46′), C. Vela for G. Bale (59′), C. Arango for K. Opoku (59′) and J. Cifuentes for J. Mendez (81′).
Top player: Giorgio Chiellini
The player who no doubt impressed Los Angeles FC the most was Giorgio Chiellini.
His rating iswith 25 passes (60% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 3 duels out of 4.
Results of the day
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