Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Forward and Captain Carlos Vela made four assists and scored the winning goal against Real Salt Lake. LAFC currently stands in fifth place, with 21 points in the Western Conference.

LAFC Dominates on their Home Field

Mimi Castellanos July 19, 2021

On July 17, LAFC met with Real Salt Lake at the Banc of California Stadium in Los Angeles, CA. Meeting for the second time this season, LAFC looks for a second victory against RSL and a third straight win. While Jesùs Murillo (94) sits on a yellow card, and Kim Moon-Whan (33) recovering from a knee...

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Chicharito has played for 5 of the biggest clubs in the world, and in 5 different countries. La Galaxy is the first time Chicharito has played in a club outside of Europe since leaving Chivas de Guadalajara in 2010.

Chicharito Hat-Trick as La Galaxy Beat New York Red Bulls

Fernando Ramos, Reporter April 29, 2021

MLS is Back The MLS is back and one of the biggest stars in the MLS, Javier “Chicharito” Hernández has just had one of the best games in his career. La Galaxy hosted New York Red Bulls. In a very close game, La Galaxy came out victorious in a 3-2 victory. Undoubtedly, the man of the match was Mexican...

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LAFC Draws in Epic Battle Against Philadelphia Union

LAFC Draws in Epic Battle Against Philadelphia Union

Jesus Marquez, Reporter March 11, 2020

Los Angeles Football Club drew against Philadelphia Union  3-3, Sunday night, in an epic battle at Banc of California Stadium. Philadelphia Union took the lead on three occasions, but the Black and Gold responded back within minutes every time.  Even Contest For Both Teams  As the game started,...

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Carlos Vela netted his 43rd goal In his last 42 official matches.

The Champions League Dream Lives On

LAFC overrun Club Leon 3-0 to advance to the quarterfinals
Jesus Manriquez , Digital Executive Editor February 28, 2020

Los Angeles Football Club’s first CONCACAF Champions League run is far from over after defeating Club Leon 3-0 at Banc of California Stadium,Thursday, February 27. The Black and Gold overturned the aggregate goal count against one of Mexico’s best, after losing 2-0 in Mexico last week. LAFC will...

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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.

Sounders Rob The Banc, Eliminate LAFC

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor 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 team...

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The Black And Gold…. And The Best: LAFC Clinch Their First Ever Title

Jesus Manriquez , Digital Executive Editor September 26, 2019

Los Angeles Football Club grabbed a 3-1 win against The Houston Dynamo and clinched the Supporters' Shield for the first time in club history. Forwards Carlos Vela, Diego Rossi and midfielder Eduard Atuesta scored for LAFC in a historic night for the club. LAFC quickly took control of the...

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The Galaxy Still Rules Los Angeles

Jesus Manriquez , Digital Executive Editor August 26, 2019

The fifth chapter of the young " El Trafico" derby took place on Sunday in an unreal, passionate atmosphere at the Banc of California Stadium. The Los Angeles Football Club went in looking for their first win against the LA Galaxy, but a brilliant 20 minutes in the first half from the LA Galaxy were...

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Los Angeles Football Club captain Carlos Vela lines up for a corner kick during the first half against Real Salt Lake Saturday, March 23 at Banc of California Stadium. Photo credit: Ignacio Cervantes / El Paisano News

LAFC vs Real Salt Lake

Jesus Manriquez, Digital Executive Editor March 25, 2019

Los Angeles Football Club grabbed a last minute 2-1 win against Real Salt Lake Saturday, March 23 at Banc of California Stadium. A long strike from defender Walker Zimmerman in stoppage time changed a game that seemed destined to end in a draw. LAFC got their taste of 'revenge' after Real Salt Lake eliminated...

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MLS: Jona dos Santos Captains Galaxy to Victory

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor March 21, 2019

The Los Angeles Galaxy won its second game of 2019 Saturday by defeating Minnesota United Football Club 3-2 at Dignity Health Sports Park. In the thick of things was Jonathan dos Santos who captained the Galaxy for the second consecutive game as regular skipper Zlatan Ibrahimovic continues to sit out...

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MLS: Schelotto’s Tactics Shine Brightest Against MUFC Since Joining Galaxy

Jesus Manriquez, Digital Executive Editor March 17, 2019

The Los Angeles Galaxy got its second win of the season at home after defeating Minnesota United 3-2 on Saturday night. Minnesota managed to turn a controlled game by the Galaxy into a nail-biter.  No Zlatan? No Problem On a night which striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic was out due to injury, it was forward...

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MLS Opening Weekend: Double Fixture For Los Angeles

Jesus Manriquez , Digital Executive Editor February 28, 2019

MLS opening weekend comes to Los Angeles with a double fixture. Los Angeles Galaxy will face off against the Chicago Fire Saturday and LAFC goes up against Sporting Kansas City on Sunday. Both LA teams will look to improve from last season. LAFC fell out short after being upset in the first round...

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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.

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

Ramon Alvarado, Sci. & Tech. Editor 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...

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