LAFC vs Vancouver Whitecaps FC Highlights
At home down 0-2 in the LAFC vs Vancouver Whitecaps FC matchup, LAFC overcame a two-goal deficit to tie up the match 2-2 and bring it to a draw Saturday night. A close call near the end of the match almost gave Vancouver the lead but an offsides call relieved the Black & Gold.
Whitecaps FC’s Deiber Caicedo and Cristian Dajome each scored in the first half to put Vancouver ahead, but LAFC’s Carlos Vela scored for the third game in a row just before halftime. Then Jose Cifuentes equalized in the 75th minute to ensure the match ended in the draw.
In the 25th minute, Caicedo had an easy tap-in to bring the lead to 1-0. Thirteen minutes later, Dajome scored a header to the far post off a free kick by Vancouver’s Cristian Gutierrez. Before halftime, Vela found the opportunity to score his fourth goal of the season after a Video Review on an offsides ruling.
The Whitecaps held on to their 2-1 advantage until the 75 minute mark when LAFC equalized with the help of Jose Cifuentes. Diego Palacios found Cifu on a clean cross from the corner.
LAFC stays at home for their next match against Minnesota United FC on Wednesday, July 28.