LAFC set all-time MLS points record with historic 2019 season

Will the 2019 edition of LAFC go down as the best MLS team of all-time?

They made a strong case after their 3-1 win over the Colorado Rapids on Decision Day, presented by AT&T

On top of the Supporters' Shield they clinched and the Concacaf Champions League they locked up, LAFC set a few more team records, taking the lead of their captain, Carlos Vela, who smashed the single-season goals record with 34 goals after his hat trick. 

Most Points

Team Games Points
2019 LAFC 34 72
2018 RBNY 34 71

Last season's New York Red Bulls set a league record for most points in a campaign with 71. LAFC surpassed that mark with their win on Decision Day.

Most goals scored

Team Games Goals
1998 Galaxy 32 85
2019 LAFC 34 85

In pursuit of one of the league's loftiest records, LAFC matched the 1998 LA Galaxy in goals scored. The Galaxy scored 85 goals over just 32 matches (!) that season, a mark that hasn't come close to being broken. But LAFC were able to match it with their three goals on Decision Day.

In total, LAFC contributed $42,500 to the Audi Goals Drive Progress program fund.

Record goal differential

Team Games GD
2019 LAFC 34 +48
1998 Galaxy 32 +41

Although they scored the same number of goals, LAFC finished ahead of the prolific 1998 Galaxy in goal difference, claiming the all-time best goal differential in a regular season.