MATCH RECAP: FC Dallas 1, Los Angeles Football Club 1 | 5.19.19

Jesse Gonzalez made five saves including a penalty stop against Carlos Vela

  • Ryan Hollingshead scores his second goal of the season.
  • Bryan Reynolds debuts for FC Dallas in the 88th minute after subbing in for Jesus Ferreira.
  • FC Dallas travels to face the Vancouver Whitecaps on May 25 at 6 PM at BC Place. The match will be broadcasted on Texas 21, and 1270AM.

FRISCO - FC Dallas played to a 1-1 draw against Los Angeles Football Club at Toyota Stadium in their second meeting in four days.

Game Summary

First Half:

  • 4’ Dominique Badji had an early chance from a Pablo Aranguiz cross but his downward header was saved easily by Tyler Miller in LAFC’s goal.
  • 17’ – Diego Rossi received the ball from Carlos Vela at the top of Dallas’ box but his right-footed shot was caught safely by Jesse Gonzalez.
  • 27’ – Pablo Aranguiz put the ball in the net from a Dominique Badji cross but the Senegalese striker was whistled offside retroactively.
  • 29’ Ryan Hollingshead opened the scoring from a similar cross from Dominique Badji but the flag stayed down this time giving Dallas the lead just before the half-hour mark.
  • 35’ – Jesse Gonzalez pulled off a fantastic diving save to deny Carlos Vela a goal from a freekick right outside Dallas’ box.
  • 45’ –Jesse Gonzalez saved Carlos Vela’s penalty down to his right after Bressan fouled the Mexican winger in the box.

Second Half:

  • 49’ Matt Hedges was ejected for denying a clear goal-scoring opportunity after he fouled Carlos Vela on the edge of the box.
  • 53’ Jacori Hayes nearly doubled FC Dallas’ lead after receiving the ball in the box but his volley was directly at Tyler Miller.
  • 61’ Reto Ziegler hit the side netting with a free kick after goalkeeper Tyler Miller fouled Jesus Ferreira on the edge of his box.
  • 68’ Zdenek Ondrasek sent a header just over the bar after John Nelson was able to beat his defender and find him the Czech striker in the center of the box.
  • 69’ – Adama Diomande nearly equalized for Los Angeles but his right-footed shot from the center of the box went well wide.
  • 72’ – Jesse Gonzalez pulled off an incredible save with his fingertips to push Diego Rossi’s curling shot onto the bar.
  • 80’ – Carlos Vela scored from the penalty spot on his second try after Bressan handled the ball into the box.
  • 87’ – Ryan Hollingshead receive the ball from Jesus Ferreira in a promising position but his shot lacked power and wa saved easily by Tyler Miller.

FC Dallas — Jesse Gonzalez; Reto Ziegler, Matt Hedges, Matheus Bressan, Reggie Cannon; Jacori Hayes, Bryan Acosta, Pablo Aránguiz (John Nelson – 56’); Jesús Ferreira (Bryan Reynolds – 88’), Ryan Hollingshead, Dominique Badji (Zdeněk Ondrášek – 65’).

Substitutes not used — Kyle Zobeck, Callum Montgomery, Thomas Roberts, Ema Twumasi.

Los Angeles Football Club — Tyler Miller; Steven Beitashour (Joshua Pérez – 32’), Walker Zimmerman, Eddie Segura, Mohamed El Munir; Mark-Anthony Kaye, Lee Nguyen (Adama Diomande – 56’), André Horta (Christian Ramirez – 76’); Latif Blessing, Carlos Vela, Diego Rossi.

Substitutes not used — Danilo Silva, Pablo Sisniega, Peter Lee-Vassell, Jordan Harvey.

Scoring Summary:
FCD: Ryan Hollingshead (Dominique Badji) – 29’
LAFC: Carlos Vela (penalty kick) – 80’

Misconduct Summary:
FCD: Bryan Acosta (caution) – 6’
FCD: Jacori Hayes (caution) – 34’
FCD: Reto Ziegler (caution) – 46’
FCD: Matt Hedges (ejection) – 49’
LAFC: Lee Nguyen (caution) – 55’
LAFC: Tyler Miller (caution) – 59’
FCD: Ryan Hollingshead (caution) – 82’

Weather: Sunny, 79
Attendance: 15,135

Referee: Chris Penso
Assistant Referees: CJ Morgante, Cory Richardson
4th Official: David Barrie
VAR Official: Silviu Petrescu