MLS Playoffs

Real Salt Lake against LA Galaxy

Landon Donovan defended by Nat Borchers

Real Salt Lake is in LA tonight to take on the LA Galaxy in the Western Conference semifinals at 7:00 PM.  The #2 seed Real Salt Lake is coming off a win over Chivas USA taking over a week off before taking on the #3 seed LA Galaxy.   This match will be the featured Sunday night event on ESPN.   The #1 seed Portalnd Timbers took a step toward the Western Conference finals by defeating the #4 seed Seattle Sounders on the road in the opening leg of the aggregate home and home series in a hardReal Salt Lake against LA Galaxy found 2 – 1 contest.

Real Salt Lake is 10-11-6 against LA Galaxy in MLS regular season and playoff action, posting a 5-8-1 all-time road record at LA.

Real Salt Lake has won 5 of the the 6 matches on the road against the LA Galaxy at StubHub Center with the last loss being the last meeting on Aug. 17, 2013. RSL has had a lot of good luck at the StubHub center going 2-1-0 against the Galaxy and 3-0-0 against Chivas US.

Real Salt Lake against LA Galaxy

Landon Donovan at Rio Tinto Stadium

RSL has a balanced scoring attack with the team leader being #15 Alvaro Saborio.  Look for Sabo to take several shots fed by Javier Morales and Robbie Findley as the expected starters.

 

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