MLS – Season Continues – Los Angeles FC v D.C. United on Match-day 36

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Next Wednesday at 5:30am GMT, on matchday 36 of the MLS, we will see Los Angeles play D.C. at Banc of California Stadium.

D.C. to face first Los Angeles on Wednesday at Banc of California Stadium, with Chad Ashton’s squad currently occupying fourteenth place in the League.

Los Angeles FC will be under pressure to remain top, going into the match

Los Angeles will hope to increase their wins in a row, having secured a 5-0 victory over Charlotte FC in their last fixture.

Also, League leaders Los Angeles keep finding ways to win, having secured 10 victories in their last 12 fixtures is astonishing this season. 0 wins, 0 losses and 0 draws; That’s worth the number one spot in the League.

D.C. travel to Los Angeles, knowing that they have nothing to lose. The odds are not in their favour, as the home team has recorded 10 wins, two draws, and one losses in the 13 home games they’ve played so far this season.

The League leaders have set the bar high, so only a win will be acceptable for Los Angeles FC, especially if they are to maintain their position and keep the momentum to win the League.

It’s 22 points so far for D.C. United this season, going into this game

D.C. come to this fixture on the back of a 1-0 away win against New England Revolution at Gillette Stadium.

Also, D.C. have now lost 12 of their last 20 fixtures, a worrying statistic that has to be addressed by Manager Chad Ashton. With 22 points (0W, 0L and 0D), they are established in fourteenth position in the League.

It must be a worrying prospect for D.C. to go back on the road, with a bud run of away performances under their belt this season. So far they have only secured two victories, one dart, and eight losse to the home team.

Victory for D.C. United would take their points tally to 25 so far this season.

Los Angeles FC v D.C. United – Head-to-Head.

Regarding their historical duels one win and one draw for Los Angeles. In addition, the two teams have been unable to break the deadlock in the last one game, with draws on each occasion. Their most recent encounter in this competition D.C. United delivered a 0-4 away win.