LA Galaxy vs Sporting KC
3:00am Monday 16th September
Zlatan Ibrahimovic netted a hat-trick and awakened LA Galaxy’s club record for goals in a year in their 7-2 victory over Sporting Kansas City on Sunday.
Even the 37-year-old scored his 24th, 25th and 26th goals of the campaign that will help snap a four-match winless run.
Following his first penalty was rescued before exceeding the past goalscoring record of Carlos Ruiz with 2 strikes ibrahimovic scored his first goal.
Joe Corona, Uriel Antuna plus a dual from Sebastian Lletget helped Galaxy to their convincing victory.
Ibrahimovic has scored 48 goals in 51 matches at the MLS.
“I believe I am the very best ever to play in MLS. And that is without joking,” Ibrahimovic explained.
“Scoring goals is simple, you simply need to be like Zlatan and it’s coming,” said the former Manchester United striker, who’s two goals behind top scorer Carlos Vela.
“I attempt to assist the team in the very best way and that is by accomplishing goals. I felt and make it simpler and I must continue, that’s to score goals and I have to help my staff.
“it is a excellent outcome, it was a fantastic game.
“The outcome says something else however, the first half was very even, we played with a fantastic team which plays good football. At the second we had been stronger and we had been scoring so that was the difference once we obtained the opportunities.
“It is great, we’ve got four games to go. To acquire, to get the assurance to score goals for the target difference. Everyone did a good job, even if we had been a tiny bit tired in the end, but we did a great job.”
LA Galaxy moved into a point ahead of San Jose, fifth place in the Western Conference along with two facing Portland.
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