IN PHOTOS:

Vancouver Whitecaps 2-2 LA Galaxy: Manneh stunner saves point at home

Goal.com
Vancouver Whitecaps 2-2 LA Galaxy: Manneh stunner saves point at home
.

View photo

Vancouver Whitecaps 2-2 LA Galaxy: Manneh stunner saves point at home

The Vancouver Whitecaps went behind twice but fough back both times to draw 2-2 with th LA Galaxy, a week after losing to the SoCal side.

Stefan Ishizaki gave the visitors the lead before halftime, finishing a well-worked Galaxy move with a snap header.

The Whitecaps pulled level in the 66th minute. A defensive miscue saw Leonardo fail to clear a ball and Jaime Penedo miss when he came out to collect, and Darren Mattocks punced to shoot home from a tight angle and equalize.

The Galaxy took the lead again in the 77th, and it was last game's hero, Robbie Keane, who did the honors. Rob Friend headed a long, high pass down to the Irishman's feet, and Keane scored to make it 2-1.

Kekuta Manneh didn't let that lead stand for too long, equalizing less than 10 minutes later with an excellent strike from the edge of the penalty area that gave Penedo no chance.

The Whitecaps now have a 2-2-3 record, and send a two-game losing skid. The Galaxy are 2-1-2, undefeated in their last four matches.

Sign up for Yahoo Fantasy Hockey
View Comments (0)
  • A league of their own: Rohingya footballers tackle prejudice in Malaysia

    By Beh Lih Yi KUALA LUMPUR (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Racing from one end of the football pitch to another, the players in bright yellow and pink jerseys pass the ball between them, weaving around their opponents, tackling each other and … More »

    Reuters - 32 minutes ago
  • South Korea recalls Son for Qatar, Iran World Cup qualifiers

    South Korea recalls Son for Qatar, Iran World Cup qualifiers

    South Korea coach Uli Stielike has recalled Tottenham Hotspur star Son Heung-min ahead of next month's 2018 World Cup qualification games against Qatar and Iran. Stielike allowed Son to miss the 1-1 draw with Syria earlier this month to focus on … More »

    AP - Sports - 55 minutes ago
  • Rampant Dortmund will put stuttering Real to the test

    Rampant Dortmund will put stuttering Real to the test

    European champions Real Madrid head to rampaging Borussia Dortmund for their Champions League Group F game on Tuesday in a frazzled state with their buoyant start to the season having been punctured by successive La Liga draws. Real gave away a … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 34 minutes ago
  • Kamara scores 2 as Crew keep hopes alive

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Ola Kamara scored his 14th and 15th goals of the season and the Columbus Crew beat the New England Revolution 2-0 on Sunday night to keep their playoff hopes alive. … More »

    AP - Sports - 2 hours 4 minutes ago
  • Morris scores 2 as Sounders beat Galaxy

    Morris scores 2 as Sounders beat Galaxy

    Jordan Morris scored his 11th and 12th goals of his rookie season and the Seattle Sounders beat the Los Angeles Galaxy 4-2 on Sunday to snap an 11-game road winless streak in the series. Los Angeles (11-5-15) lost its first home game of the season … More »

    AP - Sports - 4 hours ago