SAINT PAUL. Minnesota United and Los Angeles FC draw 1-1. B. Kallman scored the first goal (45′) for Minnesota United. C. Vela settled the score 1-1 (64′).
The match was held at the Allianz Field Stadium in Saint Paul on Wednesday and this began at 12:00 am UTC. The referee was Timothy Ford who had the assistance of Katie Nesbitt and Kevin Lock. The 4th official was Silviu Petrescu. The weather was clear. The temperature was pleasant around 19.3 degrees Celsius or 66.7 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 65%.
There wasn’t much of a difference in ball possession. Minnesota United was in possession of the ball for 49% of the time vs. Los Angeles FC that controlled the ball for 51% of the time.
Minnesota United was more aggressive with 50 dangerous attacks and 13 shots of which 3 were on target. However, this did not suffice for Minnesota United to win the match.
Minnesota United shot 13 times, 3 on target, 10 off target. On the other side, Los Angeles FC shot 9 times, 1 on target, 8 off target.
Minnesota United received 2 yellow cards (A. Danladi and E. Reynoso). On the other side, Los Angeles FC received 1 yellow card (C. Arango).
After this match, Minnesota United will have 44 points to stay in the 6th place. On the other side, Los Angeles FC will have 60 points to stay in the 1st place.
M. Garcia Torres
Los Angeles FC will host Houston Dynamo on the 19th of September with a 4-1 head to head stats in favor of Los Angeles FC (4 draws).
Minnesota United: Formation and Lineups
Minnesota United started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
The manager Adrian Heath chose to play with the following team: Dayne St. Clair , D.J. Taylor , Michael Boxall , Brent Kallman , Kemar Lawrence , Wil Trapp , Kervin Arriaga , Robin Lod , Emanuel Reynoso , Mender García and Luis Amarilla .
Minnesota United made 3 changes: R. Lod for A. Danladi (46′), A. Danladi for J. Rosales (67′) and M. Garcia Torres for J. Gonzalez (75′).
Top player: Brent Kallman
The player who no doubt impressed Minnesota United the most was Brent Kallman.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 30 passes (83% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 4 duels out of 4.
Los Angeles FC: Formation and Lineups
Los Angeles FC started with a 3-4-1-2 line-up (3-4-1-2).
On the opposite side, Steven Cherundolo played with: Maxime Crépeau , Sebastien Ibeagha , Jesús Murillo , Eddie Segura , Kellyn Acosta , Latif Blessing , Ilie Sánchez , Denis Bouanga , Carlos Vela , Cristian Arango and Gareth Bale .
Los Angeles FC made 4 changes: C. Arango for J. Cifuentes (49′), G. Bale for K. Opoku (62′), D. Bouanga for C. Tello (62′) and E. Segura for G. Chiellini (87′).
Top player: Carlos Vela
Probably the most impressive player in Los Angeles FC was Carlos Vela.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 49 passes (77% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 8 duels out of 11. He performed 6 crosses.
Results of the day
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