2019-05-11-LA-NYC

LA Galaxy vs. New York City FC | 2019 MLS Match Preview

2019 MLS Regular Season - Week 11
LA Galaxy vs. New York City FC
Dignity Health Sports Park — Carson
May 11 - 4:00 PM ET

TV: ESPN

STREAMING: MLS LIVE on DAZN in Canada

The LA Galaxy's perfect home form will be put to the test when New York City FC come to Dignity Health Sports Park Saturday afternoon.

The Galaxy (7-3-1) are looking to rebound from a pair of road losses, including a 3-1 defeat against Columbus Crew SC at MAPFRE Stadium Wednesday night. Daniel Steres scored the lone goal for LA, but it came three minutes from full time and with the hosts comfortably ahead 3-0.

NYCFC (3-1-6) extended an unbeaten streak to six games after a 2-0 win over the Montreal Impact at Stade Saputo, with Maxi Moralez and Ismael Tajouri-Shradi scoring for the Cityzens, who improved to 2-1-2 on the road.  

LA Galaxy

Project Starting XI
  • Injury Report:
    • OUT: Perry Kitchen (M) - foot injury
    • OUT: Romain Alessandrini (M) - knee surgery
    • QUESTIONABLE: Julian Araujo (D) - foot injury
  • Suspended: None
  • Suspended after next caution: None
  • International duty: None

New York City FC

Project Starting XI
  • Injury Report:
    • OUT: Ebenezer Ofori (M) - core injury
    • QUESTIONABLE: Ronald Matarrita (D) - calf injury
    • QUESTIONABLE: Alexandru Mitrita (F) - foot injury
    • QUESTIONABLE: James Sands (D) - adductor injury
    • QUESTIONABLE: Ben Sweat (D) - adductor injury
  • Suspended: None
  • Suspended after next caution: Maxime Chanot (D)
  • International duty: None

Series Matchup at Galaxy

  • Galaxy: 1 win, 5 goals
  • NYCFC: 1 win, 3 goals
  • 0 draws

Officials

  • Referee: Christopher Penso
  • Assistant Referees: Brian Poeschel, Felisha Mariscal
  • 4th Official: Ismir Pekmic
  • VAR: Ricardo Salazar