RSL 2 – Galaxy 1: Points secure for Claret and Cobalt at Rio Tinto Stadium

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LA Galaxy on away loss to RSL at Rio Tinto Stadium on Thursday. As it stands, RSL are in 5th place on the table and has 39 points while Galaxy sit in 6th with 38 points after 37 matches.

Claret and Cobalt started strongly in the first half, thanks to a goal from Kreilach just before half-time

Galaxy took the initiative in the second half, with Chicharito finding the net, 76 minutes in. In the end though, RSL just before the final whistle took the victory following a Julio goal. The game ended 2-1 to RSL.

For RSL, Meram, Brody, Julio and Nick Besler, came on for Chang, Herrera, Méndez and Ruiz. Galaxy brought on Joveljic, Víctor Vázquez, Klještan and Cabral, to replace Lletget, Grandsir, Alvarez and Chicharito.

The referee booked Nick Depuy for Galaxy.

Technical card:
Real Salt Lake: Ochoa, Holt, Datković, Glad, Everton, Ruiz (Nick Besler, min.84), Rusnák, Chang (Meram, min.78), Herrera (Brody, min.78), Méndez (Julio, min.79) and Kreilach
LA Galaxy: Bond, Nick Depuy, Coulibaly, Hamalainen, Araujo, Raveloson, Dos Santos, Lletget (Joveljic, min.64), Grandsir (Víctor Vázquez, min.80), Alvarez (Klještan, min.88) and Chicharito (Cabral, min.88)
Stadium: Rio Tinto Stadium
Goals: Kreilach (1-0, min. 45), Chicharito (1-1, min. 76) and Julio (2-1, min. 96)

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