Vela helps LAFC rally to 3-3 draw with Philadelphia
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Carlos Vela scored his 50th MLS goal on a beautiful free kick in the 38th minute, and Los Angeles FC rallied from three one-goal deficits to salvage a 3-3 draw with the Philadelphia Union on Sunday night.
Brenden Aaronson put Philadelphia ahead for the third time in the 69th minute, but Segura banged home a loose ball in the box for his second career MLS goal.
Jakob Glesnes got his first MLS goal and Sergio Santos also scored as the Union (0-1-1) earned their first point of the season despite blowing three leads. Philadelphia also hit LAFC’s crossbar with two shots.
TIMBERS 1, NASHVILLE SC 0
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Diego Valeri scored in the 12th minute in Portland’s victory over expansion Nashville SC.
Valeri connected with a volley to the far corner off a header from Andy Polo.
Portland rebounded from a 3-1 loss at home to Minnesota in the season opener last weekend. Nashville was coming off a 2-1 loss at home to Atlanta United in its opener.