LAFC beats Real Salt Lake and loses to Portland
July 22, 2021
Los Angeles Football Club was suddenly taking form, but they ran into a roadblock last Wednesday night when they played the Portland Timbers at Provident Park. They lost the game 2-1 in the final minutes of overtime. LAFC was riding a three-match winning streak, its longest since the summer of 2019.
LAFC knew the Portland game was going to be a fight to the finish. "They're (Portland) a team that has experience and you know that when you play them, guys like (Diego) Valeri and Diego Chara will be ready," said LAFC head coach Bob Bradley after their 2-1 win over Real Salt Lake last Saturda...