LOS ANGELES (Saturday, May 28, 2022) – Down 2-0 at halftime, LA Galaxy II battled back to earn a 2-2 draw against San Diego Loyal SC at Dignity Health Sports Park on Saturday night. Preston Judd tallied his third goal of the 2022 campaign, while second-half substitute Taylor Davila scored the game-tying goal and notched an assist in the result against San Diego.
SD – Charlie Adams (Kyle Vassell), 16th minute: Dribbling along the end line, Kyle Vassell’s passed the ball to the top of the box to Charlie Adams, who drilled a low shot into the right side of the goal.
SD – Kyle Vassell (Tumi Moshobane), 30th minute: Tumi Moshobane drove the right side of the penalty area and squared a pass to Kyle Vassell, who converted from close range.
LA – Preston Judd (Taylor Davila), 90+3rd minute: Taylor Davila’s driven pass into the penalty area found the head of Preston Judd, who redirected the ball just inside the near post.
LA – Taylor Davila (penalty kick), 90+8th minute: After Preston Judd was fouled inside the box, Taylor Davila stepped up to the spot and fired his shot into the back of the net.
- Following the match, LA Galaxy II (4-6-3, 14 points) sit in ninth place in the Western Conference standings.
- In six matches played at home during the 2022 campaign, LA Galaxy II hold a 4-1-1 record.
- LA is unbeaten in five matches played at home (4-0-1) since losing their home opener on March 19.
- In two matches played against San Diego Loyal SC this season, Galaxy II hold an 0-1-1 record.
- Taylor Davila’s game-tying penalty kick in the 98th minute of the match marked the latest game-tying goal scored in team history.
- Davila registered his second penalty-kick goal of the 2022 campaign and his third goal scored overall.
- Preston Judd scored his 20th career goal in his 44th appearance for LA Galaxy II.
- Four LA Galaxy Academy products (Eric López, Jalen Neal, Cameron Dunbar, Adrian Gonzalez) started in the match against Oakland, while Taylor Davila and Felipe Cobian appeared off the bench.
- Adrian Gonzalez registered a team-high four chances created.
- LA improved to 3-1-2 when Eric López starts in goal.
Next up, LA Galaxy II travel to face Rio Grande Valley FC Toros at H-E-B Park on Saturday, June 4. The June 4 match kicks off at 5:30 p.m. PT and will be streamed live on ESPN+.
LA Galaxy II (4-6-3, 15pts) vs. San Diego Loyal SC (6-3-3, 21pts)
May 28, 2022 – Dignity Health Sports Park (Los Angeles)
Goals by Half 1 2 F
LA Galaxy II 0 2 2
San Diego Loyal SC 2 0 2
SD: Adams (Vassell), 16
SD: Vassell (Moshobane), 30
LA: Judd (Davila), 90+3
LA: Davila (penalty kick), 90+8
LA: Judd (caution), 22
LA: Cabral (caution), 27
LA: Barry (caution), 44
SD: Martin (caution), 62
LA: Stoneman (caution), 90+6
LA: GK Eric López; D Owen Lambe, D Jalen Neal, D Liam Doyle ©, D Chandler Vaughn (Felipe Cobian, 55); M Adrian Gonzalez, M Hamza Barry (Dante Campbell, 89), M Remi Cabral (Axel Picazo, 83); F Cameron Dunbar, F Duhaney Williams (Taylor Davila, 45), F Preston Judd
Substitutes Not Used: GK Richard Sánchez; D Juan Calderon, D Marcus Ferkranus
TOTAL SHOTS: 15; SHOTS ON GOAL: 5; FOULS: 15; OFFSIDES: 2; CORNER KICKS: 7; SAVES: 4
SD: GK Koke; D Jack Metcalf, D Grant Stoneman, D Kyle Adams, D Elijah Martin; M Collin Martin, M Charlie Adams ©, M Alejandro Guido (Jack Blake, 77), M Tumi Moshobane (Thomas Amang, 68), F Kyle Vassel (Camden Riley, 90+2)
Substitutes Not Used: GK: Austin Guerrero; D Morgan Hackworth, M Andrew Carleton
TOTAL SHOTS: 16; SHOTS ON GOAL: 6; FOULS: 17; OFFSIDES: 2; CORNER KICKS: 5; SAVES: 5
Referee: Matthew Conger
Assistant Referees: Matthew Schwartz, Fernando Fierro
Fourth Official: Joseph Salinas
Weather: Clear, 69 degrees