US Soccer: Seattle Sounders fall to LA Galaxy 1-0
Monday, April 13, 2015
Both sides were missing a key player;was out for the Sounders with a hamstring injury while missed the match with a groin injury. This was LA's first win since opening day and are now 2-2-2 while Seattle experienced their second loss of the season and stand at 2-2-1.
Seattle had ten opportunities on the night saved by Galaxy goalkeeper. could not find the back of the net with four on target. In the 53rd minute Sounders' had a clear shot against goal; Penedo again made the save when the ball was struck directly at the keeper.
The lone goal started with a cross fromon the right side which found center back . He was able to head the ball back to Gordon who then easily scored. This ended a goal drought for LA who were scoreless for 290 minutes, last scoring on March 21 against Houston.
LA next faceat home while the Sounders continue their road trip to the .
- Scott French. "LA Galaxy 1, Seattle Sounders 0" — , April 12, 2015
- Oliver Todd. "LA Galaxy 1-0 Seattle Sounders: Alan Gordon heads in to lift Galaxy from foot of the Western Conference" — , April 12, 2015