The West and the East Conference leaders faced off at the Banc of California earlier this weekend and both teams took home a point each after the match ended in an intense 2-2 draw.
Mahala Opoku and Escobar both recorded goals for the home team at 56th and 82nd minute consecutively. Both of their goals where equalizers to keep the team level in the match points and conference rankings.
Daniel Gazdag and Julian Carranza of Philadelphia Union opened the scoring 9 minutes into the game and at the 67th minute to try to give their visiting team a head.
LAFC faces Portland Timbers on Tuesday at the Banc Of California Stadium for the US Open Cup