Starting XI presented by Modelo: Colorado Rapids vs. LA Galaxy | July 16, 2022

Starting XI: GK Jonathan Bond; D Julián Araujo, D Nick DePuy, D Derrick Williams, D Chase Gasper, D Raheem Edwards; M Rayan Raveloson, M Sacha Kljestan ©, M Efraín Álvarez, M Kévin Cabral; F Dejan Joveljić

Substitutions: GK Jonathan Klinsmann; D Séga Coulibaly, D Kelvin Leerdam, D Eriq Zavaleta; M Daniel Aguirre, M Douglas Costa, M Samuel Grandsir, M Victor Vázquez; F Preston Judd

Lineup Notes:

  • Jonathan Bond, who has tallied six shutouts in league play this year, makes his 20th start during the 2022 MLS Regular Season. 
  • Starting at right back is Julián Araujo, who was named an MLS All Star for the second consecutive season and makes his 92nd career appearance across all competitions for the Galaxy.  
  • Nick DePuy makes his first start since playing 90 minutes against Minnesota United FC on June 29.  
  • Starting alongside DePuy is Derrick Williams, who has one assist in 16 league appearances (14 starts) in league play in 2022. 
  • Making his second start of the season for the Galaxy is Chase Gasper, who has appeared in six matches for LA this year.
  • Sacha Kljestan makes his first start in league play this season. Kljestan has tallied one goal and two assists in 13 regular-season appearances in 2022. 
  • Rayan Raveloson makes his 19th regular-season start for the Galaxy during the 2022 campaign. Raveloson has tallied three goals and one assist in three matches played dating back to July 4. 
  • Raheem Edwards, who leads the team with six assists, makes his 19th start in league play this season. 
  • After tallying an assist off the bench against the San Jose Earthquakes on July 13, Kévin Cabral makes his 14th start of the season. 
  • Efraín Álvarez, who tallied an assist for a third consecutive match, makes his 12th regular-season start for the Galaxy. 
  • Dejan Joveljić makes his fourth consecutive start dating back to July 4. In six league games played dating back to May 29, Joveljić has tallied seven goals and two assists. Only Nashville midfielder Hany Mukhtar has scored as many goals as Joveljić during that span.