2018 MLS Match Recap: Minnesota United 5, Los Angeles Football Club 1

Minnesota United

Minnesota United produced one of their best performances in Major League Soccer to date on Sunday evening, ambushing LAFC at TCF Bank Stadium by a stunning 5-1 margin as Christian Ramirez, Darwin Quintero and the rest of the Loons attack ran riot on the expansion side in front of a packed, delirious home crowd.

Rasmus Schuller opened the scoring in this open, flowing match only for Benny Feilhaber to strike back immediately for the visitors just a minute later. That was as close as the Californians – who were missing superstar Carlos Vela, who was left at home to rest – would get, however.

Ramirez pushed the Loons back in front and Quintero bagged a fine solo effort in the moments before halftime, and after the break Miguel Ibarra turned the occasion into a rout before his friend and longtime MNUFC partner-in-crime Ramirez bagged his brace to cap an incredible result.


25′ – MIN – Rasmus Schuller

26′ – LAFC – Benny Feilhaber

45′ – MIN – Christian Ramirez

45+1′ – MIN – Darwin Quintero

56′ – MIN – Miguel Ibarra

58′ – MIN – Christian Ramirez

Source: MLS


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