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LAFC rallies from two-goal deficit for 5-3 victory over Impact

LAFC rallies from two-goal deficit for 5-3 victory over Impact

LAFC completed its six-game road trip to open the MLS season by erasing a two-goal deficit at halftime to defeat the Montreal Impact 5-3 at Stade Saputo on Saturday.

The Impact led 3-1 at halftime thanks to a hat trick by Ignacio Piatti.

LAFC missed an opportunity to make it a one-goal deficit when Marco Urena failed to convert a penalty kick. Montreal defender Victor Cabrera was sent off for the penalty.

The visitors began the comeback against 10-man Montreal when Benny Feilhaber scored in the 52nd minute.

LAFC evened the score in the 57th minute on a corner kick that Impact defender Jukka Raitala inadvertently kicked into the goal while trying to clear it from...

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