After securing the fourth seed in the Western Conference following a 3-1 win over Houston Dynamo FC at PNC Stadium on Oct. 9, the LA Galaxy will open up their 2022 MLS Cup Playoffs campaign, presented by Modelo, by playing host to Nashville SC in Round One at Dignity Health Sports Park on Saturday, Oct. 15 (12:00 p.m. PT; Univision).
In two all-time matches played between the LA Galaxy and Nashville SC, the Galaxy hold an unbeaten record of 1-0-1. In the first-ever meeting between LA and Nashville, the Galaxy earned a 1-0 win at Dignity Health Sports Park on April 23, 2022. The last time the Galaxy have hosted a playoff match was a 1-0 win over the Colorado Rapids in the first leg of the Western Conference Semifinals at home on Oct. 30, 2016. The Galaxy have qualified for the MLS Cup Playoffs for the 20th time in the club’s 27 years in MLS. Since the start of the 2009 season, the Galaxy have hosted 18 playoff matches in Carson, including MLS Cup 2011, 2012 and 2014. In those 18 home playoff matches at Dignity Health Sports Park, the Galaxy are 15-2-1, while holding a 45-23-7 record in 75 all-time playoff matches.