LA Galaxy midfielder Riqui Puig has been named to MLS Team of the Matchday for the second time in the 2023 MLS Season. In the California Clásico, the LA Galaxy enjoyed a 2-1 win over the San Jose Earthquakes that included Puig pulling the strings. Puig recorded 88% passing accuracy during the match and led the team in shots on target.
Team of the Matchday
F: Dániel Sallói (SKC), Dénis Bouanga (LAFC), Justin Meram (CLT)
M: Xherdan Shaqiri (CHI), Riqui Puig (LA), Evander (POR), Omir Fernandez (RBNY)
D: Kai Wagner (PHI), George Campbell (MTL), Alex Roldan (SEA)
GK: John McCarthy (LAFC)
Coach: Hernán Losada (MTL)
Bench: Roman Bürki (STL), Dany Rosero (SKC), Rafael Czichos (CHI), Darlington Nagbe (CLB), Brian Gutiérrez (CHI), Ted Ku-DiPietro (DC), Julián Carranza (PHI), Jesús Ferreira (DAL), Duncan McGuire (ORL)