Post-Match Facts | #LAFCvDC

Los Angeles Football Club 1 (6-3-3, 21 points) v. D.C. United 1 (2-5-3, 9 points)

2018 MLS Regular Season
May 26, 2018 – Banc of California Stadium, Los Angeles, CA
Attendance: 22,000
Player Notes

  • Darren Mattocks scored his team-leading fifth goal in the 84th minute. 
  • Paul Arriola recorded his fourth assist of 2018; it was his fourth consecutive time on the scoresheet for the Black-and-Red.
  • Joseph Mora recorded his first MLS and United assist in the 84th minute.
  • Yamil Asad, Frédéric Brillant and Chris Durkin made their 10th appearances for United. 
  • Júnior Moreno made his first appearance since April 14, 2018 as a 58th-minute substitute. 
  • Joseph Mora made his first appearance since his red card against Real Salt Lake on May 12, 2018.  

#LAFCvDC Notes

  • The Black-and-Red are now 0-0-1 against LAFC all-time. 
  • It was the first match in fixture history between the two teams. 

Match Notes

  • United are 21-10-5 against expansion teams in their first seasons.
  • United are 8-8-3 all-time when facing expansion teams on the road in their first season in MLS


Goals by Half

  1st Half 2nd Half Total
Los Angeles Football Club 1 0 1
D.C. United 0 1 1


Scoring Summary

Minute Team Goalscorer Assisted by
39' LAFC Diego Rossi  
84' D.C. United Darren Mattocks Paul Arriola, Joseph Mora

Misconduct Summary

Minute Team Offender Reason
45'+2' RED LAFC Dejan Jaković Serious Foul
53' D.C. United Chris Durkin Unsporting Behavior
59' D.C. United Oniel Fisher Unsporting Behavior 
80' D.C. United Paul Arriola Unsporting Behavior 
85' D.C. United Bruno Miranda Persistent Infringement

Box Score

Team Shots Shots on Goal Corners Offsides Possession (%) Saves
Los Angeles Football Club 17 6 5 0 42.5% 2
D.C. United 13 2 12 0 57.5% 5


Los Angeles Football Club lineup:

Tyler Miller, Dejan Jaković, Tristan Blackmon, Lauren Ciman, Benny Feilhaber, Mark-Anthony Kaye, Eduard Atuesta, Jordan Harvey, Latif Blessing (João Moutinho HT), Carlos Vela, Diego Rossi (Adama Diomande 82') 

Unused Substitutes: Charlie Lyon, Adama Diomande, Lee Nguyen, Shaft Brewer, Aaron Kovar, Calum Mallace

D.C. United lineup:

David Ousted; Nick DeLeon (Joseph Mora 26'), Steven Birnbaum, Frédéric Brillant, Oniel Fisher (Bruno Miranda 73'); Chris Durkin (Júnior Moreno 58'); Yamil Asad, Luciano Acosta, Paul Arriola, Zoltán Stieber; Darren Mattocks 

Unused Substitutes: Steve Clark, Kofi Opare, Ian Harkes, Patrick Mullins

Referee: Ismail Elfath
Assistant Referees: Ian Anderson, Oscar Mitchell-Carvalho
Fourth Official: Hilario Grajeda
VAR: Alex Chilowicz