Austin snatched all three points from LA Galaxy in a 2-0 victory on Monday, at Q2 Stadium. After today’s result, Austin and Galaxy currently occupy 13th and 4th spots in the table, with 22 points and 38 points respectively after 35 matches.
After a goalless first half, Austin applied pressure in the second and were rewarded, with Djitte finding the net at the 64 minute mark. However they weren’t finished yet and Gaines made it 2-0, 79 minutes in with a final score of 2-0.
Both managers used the full entitlement. For Austin, Gallagher and Gaines, came on for Djitte and Domínguez, Galaxy brought on Hamalainen, Grandsir, Alvarez and Joveljic to replace Villafaña, Cabral, Raveloson and Víctor Vázquez.
The referee booked Domínguez and Driussi for Austin.
|Austin:||Stuver, Romaña, Cascante, Kolmanic, Nick Lima, Driussi, Pereira, Djitte (Gallagher, min.73), Fagundez, Pochettino and Domínguez (Gaines, min.73)|
|LA Galaxy:||Bond, Steres, Coulibaly, Villafaña (Hamalainen, min.46), Araujo, Raveloson (Alvarez, min.74), Lletget, Dos Santos, Víctor Vázquez (Joveljic, min.80), Chicharito and Cabral (Grandsir, min.67)|
|Goals:||Djitte (1-0, min. 64) and Gaines (2-0, min. 79)|