Los Angeles Football Club defeated RBNY 2 zero at the Banc Of California Stadium ahead of the arrival of their new signings: Gareth Bale from Real Madrid and Giorgio Chiellini from Juventus.
The game that saw both teams go head to head, came to a breakthrough for LAFC after their supersub Chicho Arango netted a 1v1 against the RBNY goalie thanks to a lobbed pass from Carlos Vela less than 3 minutes of subbing in for Kwadwo Opoku at the 63rd minute.
LAFC went ahead and added the final nail to the coffin two minutes after Arango's goal with a selfless act from Brian Rodriguez, after beating the defender he still passed the ball to a more open Palacios who finished with style ( breaking ankles ) powering a low ball to give LAFC a 2-0 lead.
The match ended 2-0 with Chicho Arango earning himself Man of the match as well as Palacios getting more praise from Coach Cherundolo at the press gathering.
LAFC are to host FC Dallas on Wednesday June 29th, 2022 at 730pm.