Western Conference-leader Los Angeles FC and Minnesota United FC square off
St. Paul, Minnesota; Sunday, 7:30 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Western Conference-leader Los Angeles FC hits the road to take on Minnesota United FC.
Minnesota United FC is 10-5-5 against Western Conference opponents.
Los Angeles FC is 13-4-3 against Western Conference opponents. Carlos Vela paces the top-scoring team in Western Conferenceplay with 30 goals. Los Angeles FC has a conference-leading 81 goals.
The teams match up Sunday for the second time this season. Minnesota United FC won the last meeting 2-0.
Vela has 30 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: Minnesota United FC: 5-3-2, averaging 1.3 goals, 0.8 assists, 5.6 shots on goal and four corner kicks per game while allowing 1.1 goals per game.
Los Angeles FC: 5-1-4, averaging 2.2 goals, one assist, 7.2 shots on goal and 7.5 corner kicks per game while allowing 1.2 goals per game.
NOT EXPECTED TO PLAY: Minnesota United FC: Chase Gasper.