MLS-leader Los Angeles FC and Houston square off
Los Angeles; Wednesday, 10:30 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: The Houston Dynamo face the top team in MLS play, Los Angeles FC.
Los Angeles FC is 12-4-3 against conference opponents. Los Angeles FC is the league leader with 78 goals. Carlos Vela leads the team with 29.
The Dynamo are 5-10-4 against Western Conference opponents. Houston is 6-11-0 in one-goal matches.
The teams meet Wednesday for the second time this season. Los Angeles FC won the last meeting 3-1.
TOP PERFORMERS: Vela has 29 goals and 10 assists for Los Angeles FC. Latif Blessing has four goals over the past 10 games for Los Angeles FC.
LAST 10 GAMES: Los Angeles FC: 5-1-4, averaging 2.3 goals, 1.2 assists, 7.2 shots on goal and 8.2 corner kicks per game while allowing 1.4 goals per game.
Houston: 2-7-1, averaging 1.1 goals, one assist, 4.4 shots on goal and 6.2 corner kicks per game while allowing 1.8 goals per game.
NOT EXPECTED TO PLAY: Los Angeles FC: Javier Perez (injured).