Next Saturday at 11:00pm GMT, on matchday 10 of the Major League Soccer, we will see Los Angeles play NYC at Banc of California Stadium.
Both Los Angeles and NYC are on equal points going into this game, sitting in ninth and tenth positions in the League, with Los Angeles ahead on goal difference.
Los Angeles FC face his opponents with equal points, it will likely be a thrilling encounter
Colorado Rapids were beaten 2-1 at Banc of California Stadium, the last time that Los Angeles played.
Los Angeles need to find a way to generate wins on a consistent basis, as they’ve recorded two losses in their last three fixtures. With ninth, they currently sit eight points in the League having won two matches, drawn two games, and lost two meetings.
When Los Angeles host NYC, they will do so on the back of two victories and one darts on their own ground.
Los Angeles FC will have 11 points so far this season, should they secure a win.
New York face their opponents, equal on points, with both keen to make progress
NYC need a positive result from this game, if they are to move their season forward. Their last match resulted in a loss to Columbus Crew, before that they drew away to Toronto FC, 1-1.
NYC have developed a habit of drawing football matches this season, which is reflected by their position in the table. They currently stand tenth in the League, with eight points having won two matches, drawn two fixtures, and lost two meetings.
NYC have won one game, drawn one game, and lost one game of their three League matches on the road this season.
Winning this fixture will see New York on 11 points.
Good Attacking Performance
NYC have a good scoring record this season, with 11 netted so far (10 from open play and one penalty). This season, their stand-out attacking players have been Jesús Manuel (5), Valentín Mariano José (4), and Ismael (2). NYC have conceded six goals.
Los Angeles FC v New York Head-to-Head.
The two sides are fairly evenly matched, in terms of wins in recent meetings. Both Los Angeles and NYC have wins each in their last two meetings. The last time both teams met in this competition was March 2019 and the score line ended up with a 2-2 draw.
For Los Angeles, Corey has netted three goals in 6 League matches this season, while Jesús Manuel scored five goals in 6 League fixtures this campaign for NYC.
Other standout players for Los Angeles are Diego Martín and Eduard Andrés with goals both and for NYC are Valentín Mariano José and Ismael with four goals and two goals respectively.