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Time for LAFC to go ‘BOOM’

Ignacio Cervantes, Contributor

January 25, 2020

Saturday, January 25, Los Angeles Football Club’s twitter page sent out a friendly reminder to its followers -- “We’re back at The Banc tonight, come prepared.” Football in LA is back. At 7:30 p.m. Saturday night, Uruguay’s most storied team Club Atlético Peñarol will join LAFC at Banc...

Sounders Rob The Banc, Eliminate LAFC

Seattle Sounders lifted the Western Conference championship trophy on the Banc of California Stadium pitch following its 3-1 win over LA Football Club Tuesday, Oct. 29. Photo credit: Jesus Manriquez / EPM.

Ignacio Cervantes, Contributor

October 31, 2019

In Seattle Sounders 3-1 road victory at Banc of California Stadium Tuesday, Nicolas Lodeiro’s first half go-ahead goal flipped the script on LA Football Club. The win put Seattle in Sunday’s MLS Cup Final against Toronto FC. Unlikely Underdog Going into the match, Seattle wasn’t the better t...

LAFC Gets Revenge in Playoffs

LAFC fans celebrate at the Banc of California Stadium as forward Amade Diamande nets his brace. The black and gold grabbed their first playoff win against the LA Galaxy on Thursday night with a score of 5-3

Ignacio Cervantes, Contributor

October 28, 2019

Beat crosstown rival LA Galaxy. Check. Win an MLS Cup playoff match. Check. Two of the top tasks we expected to be on LA Football Club’s to-do list at the start of 2019 are complete. Redemption Accomplished LAFC killed two birds with one stone Thursday, Oct. 24 in front of a sellout crowd at Banc of California S...

Major League Soccer: LAFC Uses Second Half to Get Passed Colorado

LAFC won the six points possible this week after beating Real Salt Lake Wednesday night and Colorado Rapids Sunday night. On Friday Aug. 24 they’ll play the LA derby against LA Galaxy.

Ramon Alvarado, Contributor

August 20, 2018

Lee Nguyen and Diego Rossi each netted a goal in the second half for the Los Angeles Football Club to pull away from the Colorado Rapids at the Banc of California Stadium in Los Angeles Sunday, August 19. LAFC’s record improves to 12-7-6 on the year with the win, and they now look forward to their ...

LAFC Tie After Taking Lead for Second Time in Three Matches

LAFC Tie After Taking Lead for Second Time in Three Matches

Ignacio Cervantes, Reporter

May 14, 2018

Los Angeles Football Club (LAFC) remain unbeaten at Banc of California Stadium after a 2-2 draw against New York City Football Club (NYCFC) May 13. The tie against the Eastern Conference opponent meant six in a row without losing for the Black and Gold. But it also meant the second of three games...

LAFC proves too good for Minnesota United

It was Banc of California Stadium's first midweek match, yet the stadium's atmosphere remained top notch. Photo cred: onefootball.com

Ignacio Cervantes, Reporter

May 10, 2018

Tyler Miller, Los Angeles Football Club (LAFC) goalkeeper, earned his fourth shutout this season on Wednesday, May 9 against Minnesota United. The Black and Gold played its first midweek match at Banc of California Stadium, winning 2-0 in convincing fashion. “Everyone is willing to sacrifice,” The LAFC...

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