LA Galaxy and Los Angeles FC will face each other for Week 29 of the 2021 MLS Regular Season for another edition of El Trafico. Here, find out everything there’s to know about this match such as information, preview, predictions, odds and how to watch it in the US.
The hosts are in a tough moment in the league right now. The team hasn't won any of their last eight matches, with three defeats in a row. Greg Vanney’s men lost to Real Salt Lake in their last match, and now need a win if they don’t want to keep losing points in the table.
Meanwhile, LAFC have a three-match winless streak after they were beaten 2-1 by Portland on Wednesday. Bob Bradley’s team doesn’t have much chance to get into playoff spots, but still they need to add points against their bitter rival.
LA Galaxy vs LAFC: Match Information
Date: Sunday, October 3, 2021.
Time: 8:00 PM (ET).
Location: Dignity Health Sports Park, Los Angeles.
LA Galaxy vs LAFC: Time by State in the US
ET: 8:00 PM
CT: 7:00 PM
MT: 6:00 PM
PT: 5:00 PM
LA Galaxy vs LAFC: Storylines
LA Galaxy and LAFC have faced each other on 12 occasions, with Galaxy having the advantage in the series thanks to five victories so far. Meanwhile, Los Angeles FC have three triumphs in the derby and they have drawn four times. The last time they met was this same season in August. The match ended in a 3-3 draw.
LA Galaxy vs LAFC: 2021 MLS Standings
Los Angeles Galaxy are at the sixth place of the Western Conference with 39 points in 27 games, one point behind Real Salt Lake. On the other hand, Los Angeles FC are in ninth place of the Western Conference with 33 points so far, one point behind Vancouver.
LA Galaxy vs LAFC: Top Scorers
Diego Rossi and Cristian Arango are the top goalscorers of Los Angeles FC in the MLS Regular season with six goals so far. However, Arango has scored his goals in 10 games played, while Rossi has done the same in 19 matches. Meanwhile, forLA Galaxy, Chicharito Hernández is the top scorer with 12 goals in 15 games played.
How to watch or live stream LA Galaxy vs LAFC in the US
The match between La Galaxy and LAFC for Week 29 of the 2021 MLS Regular season, to be played this October 3 at the Dignity Health Sports Park, will be broadcast in the US by ESPN Deportes, ESPN, ESPN Deportes+.
LA Galaxy vs LAFC: Odds and predictions
Oddsmakers in the US have already made their predictions for this match. According to FanDuel, LA Galaxy are the favorites with odds of +135, while Los Angeles FC have odds of +150. A tie would end up in a +260 payout.
*Odds by FanDuel