Match Report presented by Bob’s Discounted Furniture: LA Galaxy concede late to draw 2-2 with DC United

With Audi Field in sight, D.C. United closed its long road trip with a 2-2 draw against the LA Galaxy thanks to a late equalizer from forward Darren Mattocks.

Galaxy star Zlatan Ibrahimovic opened scoring early in the 5th minute with a quick volley past goalkeeper David Ousted. Former D.C. United midfielder Chris Pontius was quick to add a second for the Galaxy. Less than a minute later, United's Zoltan Stieber had an answer to bring United back within one goal.

After almost 45 minutes of back-and-fourth soccer, with plenty of offsides called, Mattocks broke through to find the equalizer for United. Midfielder Paul Arriola gave a quick pass to Mattocks who shimmed his way through the Galaxy defense for the final score of the game. 

Goals

  • 5' - LA -  Zlatan Ibrahimovic | Watch
  • 25' - LA - Chris Pontius | Watch
  • 26' - DC - Zoltan Stieber | Watch
  • 85' - DC - Darren Mattocks | Watch

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