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Match Preview: LA Galaxy II vs. Reno 1868 FC | Oct. 10, 2020

LA Galaxy II will face Reno 1868 FC in their first match of the 2020 USL Championship Playoffs on Saturday, Oct. 10 at 6 p.m. PT at Greater Nevada Field in Reno live on ESPN+. 

Los Dos finished the regular season 8-6-2 with 26 points (4-3-1 at home and 4-3-1 on the road), earning them second place in Group B standings and clinching a berth in the USL Championship Playoffs for the second-straight season. 

Should LA Galaxy II win against Reno 1868 FC, the club will face the winner of the Phoenix Rising FC-Sacramento Republic match set to take place on Saturday, Oct. 10 at 7:30 p.m. PT. For a breakdown of USL Championship Playoffs, click here. The 2020 USL Championship Final is set for Sunday, November 1 on ESPN, ESPN Deportes and SiriusXM FC.

Forward Augustine Williams notched 13 goals for LA Galaxy II this year, the second most of any player in USL Championship. 

Head Coach Junior Gonzalez now holds an 15-11-6 record throughout his head coaching tenure with LA Galaxy II and has led the team to two-consecutive playoff appearances. 

Saturday's contest marks the first between LA Galaxy II and Reno. 

2019 RECORD

LA Galaxy II: 12-10-12, 48 points

Reno 1868 FC: 18-10-6 60 points 

LAST MEETING 

LA Galaxy II 1, Reno 1868 FC 2 | July 20, 2019 - Dignity Health Sports Park 

GAME NOTES

  • LA Galaxy II appointed Junior Gonzalez as the club's permanent head coach for the 2020 season. 
  • LA Galaxy II finished the 2020 season with a 8-6-2 record. 
  • LA Galaxy II finished the 2020 USL Championship season with a 4-3-1 home record and a 4-3-1 away record.
  • Augustine Williams led the team in scoring in 2020 (13). 
  • For more information, visit www.lagalaxy.com/2.
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