With the win over the New York Red Bulls, the LA Galaxy improved to 4-0-1 in five preseason matches this year. LA Galaxy.
Galaxy win 2-1 vs. Red Bulls
at Coachella Valley Invitational
LOS ANGELES—Continuing their 2022 preseason preparations, the LA Galaxy earned a 2-1 win over the New York Red Bulls in their final match at the Coachella Valley Invitational in Indio, Calif., on Sunday afternoon. Javier “Chicharito” Hernández tallied a goal, his second of the 2022 preseason, while Víctor Vázquez registered a goal and an assist in the victory over the Red Bulls. With the win over New York, the Galaxy improved to 4-0-1 in five preseason matches this year.
LA – Víctor Vázquez, 4th minute: Víctor Vázquez’s free kick from the right edge of the penalty area was curled into the bottom right corner of the net.
LA – Javier “Chicharito” Hernández (Víctor Vázquez), 54th minute: Raheem Edwards carried the ball down the left flank and picked out Vázquez down the middle of the field. Vázquez’s ensuing pass in behind the Red Bulls defense found Hernández, whose shot from the six-yard box was buried into the back of the net.
NYRB – O’Vonte Mullings, 68th minute: O’Vonte Mullings received the ball on the edge of the penalty area and his hard shot found the bottom corner.
2022 MLS Preseason – Coachella Valley Invitational
LA Galaxy vs. New York Red Bulls
Feb. 13, 2022 – Empire Polo Club (Indio, Calif.)
Goals Half 1 2 F
LA Galaxy 1 1 2
New York Red Bulls 0 1 1
LA: Vázquez, 4
LA: Hernández (Vázquez), 54
NYRB: Mullings, 68
LA: GK Jonathan Bond; D Kelvin Leerdam (Julián Araujo, 56), D Séga Coulibaly, D Nick DePuy (Jalen Neal, 67), D Raheem Edwards (Jorge Villafaña, 56); M Mark Delgado (Hamza Barry+, 80), M Rayan Raveloson (Sacha Kljestan, 56), M Efraín Álvarez (Chandler Vaughn, 83), M Víctor Vázquez (Samuel Grandsir, 56), M Kévin Cabral (Dejan Joveljić, 67); F Javier Hernández (Daniel Aguirre, 74)
Substitutes Not Used: N/A
NYRB: GK Carlos Coronel; D Daniel Edelman, D Sean Nealis, D Aaron Long (Lamine Conte), D Lewis Morgan (Dylan Nealis), D John Tolkin (O'Vonte Mullings), M Steve Sserwadda (Caden Clark), M Frankie Amaya, M Dru Yearwood (Jeremy Rafanello), F Tom Barlow (Omir Fernandez), F Patryk Klimala (Zach Ryan)