Following a 2-1 win over the San Jose Earthquakes on May 14, which extended a two-game winning streak across all competitions, the LA Galaxy will play three games in the span of seven days by first traveling to face Columbus Crew SC in league play at Lower.com Field on Wednesday, May 17 (4:30 p.m. PT; MLS Season Pass on Apple TV, LA Galaxy Radio, LA Galaxy Spanish Radio). The Galaxy will then travel to square off against D.C. United at Audi Field on Saturday, May 20 (4:30 p.m. PT; MLS Season Pass on Apple TV, LA Galaxy Radio, LA Galaxy Spanish Radio), before returning to Los Angeles to face off against LAFC at BMO Stadium in the Round of 16 of the 2023 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup on Tuesday, May 23 (7:30 p.m. PT; Broadcast TBD).
Wednesday’s match marks the 47th all-time meeting across all competitions between the Galaxy (2-6-3, 9 points) and Columbus Crew SC (4-4-3, 15 points), with LA trailing the series 16-20-10. Against Crew SC, the Galaxy hold a 16-18-10 record in league play and a 0-2-0 record in the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup. In 21 all-time meetings played on the road against Columbus, LA holds a 4-11-6 record. In the last meeting between the two teams, the Galaxy fell 3-1 on the road to Columbus at Mapfre Stadium on May 8, 2019.