Minnesota United FC are sixth in the Western Conference with 44 points, but are only four points ahead of ninth Los Angeles FC, who will start the game on Saturday.
Both teams are 2-1-2 in their last five games.
Minnesota have beaten Philadelphia Union and Austin FC in their last two games, while Los Angeles defeated FC Dallas and the San Jose Earthquakes in their last two games.
How to watch Los Angeles FC vs. Minnesota United FC:
Match date: October 23, 2021
Playing time: 8 p.m. ET
TV: My network TV
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The last time these two teams faced each other in July, the game ended.
LAFC’s Carlos Vela scored first in the 40th minute, followed by Minnesota’s Emanuel Reynoso in the 49th minute. LAFC’s Tristan Blackmon broke the tie in the 77th minute, but Minnesota’s Hassani Dotson leveled the game in the 95th minute and the game ended in a 2-2 draw.
Robin Lod leads Minnesota in goals scored with eight in 19 games. Cristian Arango leads Los Angeles FC in goals scored with 11 goals in 13 games, followed by Diego Rossi who scored six goals in 19 games.
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