LOS ANGELES (Sunday, July 11, 2021) – Playing their 13th USL Championship regular-season match of the 2021 campaign, LA Galaxy II fought back to earn a 1-1 draw against the Tacoma Defiance at Dignity Health Sports Park on Sunday night.
TAC – Alfonso Ocampo-Chavez (Alex Villanueva), 18th minute: After picking up the ball just outside the 18-yard box, Alfonso Ocampo-Chavez cut inside onto his left foot and rolled his shot into the back of the net.
LA – Own Goal (Randy Mendoza), 55th minute: Working down the left flank, Owen Lambe slipped Cameron Dunbar in behind the Tacoma defense. Taking a touch inside the penalty area, Dunbar delivered a pass in front of the six yard box, forcing Tacoma defender Randy Mendoza into an own goal.
- Following the draw, LA Galaxy II are 3-6-4 in 13 USL Championship regular-season matches played in 2021.
- In three matches played against Tacoma in 2021, LA holds a 0-1-2 record.
- Galaxy II are 1-3-4 in eight home contests played during the 2021 campaign.
- Jorge Hernández led Galaxy II with four shots taken in the match against Tacoma.
LA Galaxy II travel to play Phoenix Rising FC at Phoenix Rising FC Soccer Complex at Wild Horse Pass on Saturday, July 17. The July 17 match kicks off at 7:30 p.m. (Pacific) and features a webstream on ESPN+.
LA Galaxy II (3-6-4, 13pts) vs. Tacoma Defiance (3-4-4, 13pts)**
July 11, 2021 – Dignity Health Sports Park (Los Angeles)
Goals by Half 1 2 F
LA Galaxy II 0 1 1
Tacoma Defiance 1 0 1
TAC: Ocampo-Chavez (Villanueva), 18
LA: Own goal (Mendoza), 55Misconduct Summary:
LA: Drack (caution), 44
TAC: Daniel Robles (caution), 78
LA: GK Eric Lopez; D Josh Drack (Victor Valdez, 79), D Jesus Vazquez, D Marcus Ferkranus, D Isaac Bawa; M Taylor Davila (Carlos Harvey, 45), M Owen Lambe, M Jorge Hernández (Axel Picazo, 65), M Cameron Dunbar (Rémi Cabral, 86); F Preston Judd, F Jonathan Perez
Substitutes Not Used: GK Justin Vom Steeg; M Juan Calderón; M Juan Alvarez; F Felix Barajas
TOTAL SHOTS: 13 (Jorge Hernández, 4); SHOTS ON GOAL: 4 (Four players tied, 1); FOULS: 16 (Drack, 5); OFFSIDES: 1; CORNER KICKS: 6; SAVES: 0
TAC: GK Andy Thomas; D Tom Brewitt, D Taylor Mueller ©, D Randy Mendoza; M Ethan Dobbelaere (Obed Vaargas, 59), M Sota Kitahara, M Carlos Anguiano, M Alex Villanueva; F Ray Serrano (Robles, 69), F Reed Baker-Whiting (Issa Rayyan, 60), F Alfonso Ocampo-Chavez (Samuel Adeniran, 89)
Substitutes Not Used: GK Christian Herrera; M Juan Alvarez; D Eric Kinzner
TOTAL SHOTS: 10 (Alfonso Ocampo-Chavez, 3); SHOTS ON GOAL: 1 (Alfonso Ocampo-Chavez, 1); FOULS: 9 (Carlos Anguiano, 2); OFFSIDES: 3; CORNER KICKS: 6; SAVES: 4
Referee: Mark Allatin
Assistant Referees: Matthew Schwartz, Fernando Fierro
Fourth Official: William Hoffman
Weather: Clear, 75 degrees