Los Angeles FC hosts Dallas after shutout victory
FC Dallas (7-4-5, fourth in the Western Conference) vs. Los Angeles FC (10-3-3, first in the Western Conference)
Los Angeles; Wednesday, 10:30 p.m. EDT
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: LAFC -143, FC Dallas +351, Draw +295; over/under is 2.5 goals
BOTTOM LINE: A game after shutting out the New York Red Bulls 2-0, Los Angeles FC hosts Dallas.
LAFC is 5-3-2 against Western Conference teams. LAFC is second in the Western Conference giving up 17 goals.
Dallas is 6-3-2 in conference games. Dallas ranks eighth in the Western Conference drawing 72 corner kicks, averaging 4.5 per game.
Wednesday’s game is the first time these teams square off this season.
TOP PERFORMERS: Carlos Vela has six goals and four assists for LAFC. Christian Arango has four goals over the past 10 games.
Jesus Ferreira has scored nine goals with three assists for Dallas. Paul Arriola has seven goals and one assist over the past 10 games.
LAST 10 GAMES: LAFC: 6-2-2, averaging 1.8 goals, 5.4 shots on goal and 7.1 corner kicks per game while allowing 1.1 goals per game.
Dallas: 4-3-3, averaging 1.6 goals, 4.0 shots on goal and 4.6 corner kicks per game while allowing 1.3 goals per game.
NOT EXPECTED TO PLAY: LAFC: Julian Gaines (injured), Tomas Romero (injured), Ismael Tajouri (injured).
Dallas: Lucas Bartlett (injured), Nkosi Tafari (injured), Joshue Quinonez (injured).