LOS ANGELES -- Cristian Arango continued his scoring tear with his seventh goal in four matches, and Los Angeles FC stayed in the MLS playoff race with a 3-0 thrashing of the Western Conference-leading Seattle Sounders on Tuesday night. Brian RodrÃguez and Latif Blessing scored in the first half as...
Cristian Arango signed with LAFC in August and has scored a team-high 13 goals in 15 games, fueling the club's unlikely late push for a playoff spot.
Unlike many soccer players, Cristian Arango is familiar with the concept of playoffs. Three times in his five seasons in Colombia’s first division, Arango played for a club that qualified for the league’s postseason tournament. And success, he found, wasn’t always determined by which team had the best players. “It’s...
It will be a battle of teams at opposite ends of the playoff chase when the Seattle Sounders visit Los Angeles FC in a rare Tuesday matchup. While the Sounders (17-7-7, 58 points) still have work to do to wrap up the top playoff seed in the Western Conference, LAFC remains on the outside looking in at the playoff field.