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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LAFC vs Inter Miami became the most most watched MLS Season-opener on ESPN and ESPN Deportes since 2011.

LAFC vs Club Internacional de Fútbol Miami

Los Angeles kicks off 2020 campaign with a win.
Gerardo Hernandez, Reporter March 5, 2020

Los Angeles Football Club hosted Club Internacional de Fútbol Miami on Sunday, Mar.1, 2020, in what was a hotly contested battle. More than an hour before kickoff, LAFC’s 3252 began to let Miami feel the entire pressure of Los Angeles. Outside, the smoky aroma of the barbeque’s filled...

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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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Dejan Jakovic attempts to fend-off Zlatan Ibrahimovic during LAFCs visit to StubHub Center to face the Galaxy. Photo, Andres Martinez.

Major League Soccer: Vela’s penalty cancels out Ibrahimovic’s tally

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor August 25, 2018

Friday night the Los Angeles Galaxy remained unbeaten against cross-town rival the Los Angeles Football Club after a 1-1 draw at StubHub Center. LAFC’s Carlos Vela converted from the penalty spot to cancel out Galaxy’s Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s first-half opener. The third edition of El Trafico...

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It was Banc of California Stadiums first midweek match, yet the stadiums atmosphere remained top notch. Photo cred: onefootball.com

LAFC proves too good for Minnesota United

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor 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...

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In the second home match for Los Angeles Football Club, the Black and Gold were the better team but were held to a draw. Photo cred: Ignacio Cervantes.

LAFC tie in their second home game

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor May 8, 2018

Football Club Dallas came into Banc of California Stadium on Saturday May 5 and earned a 1-1 draw. Argentinian Maximiliano Urruti equalized early in the second half as Los Angeles Football Club (LAFC) played better but tied. Steven Beitashour scored 10 minutes into the match. The early goal provoked...

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LAFC Open Banc of California Stadium with Last-Gasp Win

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor May 1, 2018

April 29 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles Football Club (LAFC) won its first ever game at Banc of California Stadium 1-0 against the Seattle Sounders. Laurent Ciman, captain of LAFC, capped off an exceptional homecoming by scoring a game-winning goal with less than a minute left in the match. Prepared...

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Los Angeles FC continue its away game-filled start to the season against league sophomores Atlanta on Saturday. Sunday, Galaxy face first place Sporting KC.

Galaxy Host Sporting KC While LAFC Travel to Atlanta

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor April 7, 2018

Beginning Saturday, the Los Angeles Galaxy and Los Angeles Football Club will feature in this weekend’s installment of Major League Soccer. On Sunday, Sporting Kansas City travel to StubHub Center attempting to tame the Lion that is Zlatan Ibrahimovic and the Galaxy with a 6 p.m. kickoff. But first,...

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Galaxy Win First El Trafico Derby

Galaxy Win First El Trafico Derby

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor April 5, 2018

Los Angeles Galaxy one, Chivas zero. The first edition of El Trafico was one to forget for the Black and Gold but one the Galaxy and neutral spectators will remember forever. Los Angeles Football Club fell victim to the Galaxy 4-3 on Saturday after the club, once known as Chivas USA, dropped a 3-0...

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