LA Galaxy 3-3 Minnesota United: StubHub Center Thriller Ends In Draw

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Galaxy and Minnesota played a 3-3 game at the end of the Major League Soccer season. This left, Galaxy are in 8th place on the table and has 48 points while Minnesota sit in 6th with 49 points after 46 matches.

The Loons started the game well, with Hunou finding the net in the 22nd minute. The momentum was now with Minnesota, who then scored again through a goal from Lod, at 35 minutes to establish a 2-0. Galaxy in turn, then responded just before half-time increasing their lead with an effort from Lletget, finishing the first half 1-2.

Galaxy fought back, thanks to a goal from Chicharito at the 52 minute mark. However, each side looked hungry to win and Minnesota then found the back of the net at the 62 minute mark thanks to Araujo, taking the score to 3-2. In the end though, their celebrations were kept brief, as Chicharito equalised for Galaxy in the 75th minute and seeing the game end 3-3.

For Galaxy, Hamalainen, Grandsir, Klještan and Alvarez, came on for Fisher, Dos Santos, Lletget and Víctor Vázquez. Minnesota replaced Hunou, Reynoso and Lod for Finlay, Kallman and Adi.

There were bookings for Araujo from Galaxy. For Minnesota, Dibassy and Reynoso saw yellow.

Technical card:
LA Galaxy: Bond, Williams, Nick Depuy, Fisher (Hamalainen, min.39), Araujo, Raveloson, Dos Santos (Grandsir, min.68), Lletget (Klještan, min.68), Víctor Vázquez (Alvarez, min.85), Cabral and Chicharito
Minnesota United: Miller, Dibassy, Boxall, Chase Gasper, Métanire, Dotson, Trapp, Reynoso (Kallman, min.89), Fragapane, Lod (Adi, min.96) and Hunou (Finlay, min.76)
Stadium: StubHub Center
Goals: Hunou (0-1, min. 22), Lod (0-2, min. 35), Lletget (1-2, min. 45), Chicharito (2-2, min. 52), Araujo (2-3, min. 62) and Chicharito (3-3, min. 75)

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