Vela's stoppage time goal helps Los Angeles draw Toronto 1-1
Toronto FC's Jozy Altidore, center, is defended by Los Angeles FC's Carlos Vela, left, and Mark-Anthony Kaye during the first half of an MLS soccer match Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
The Associated Press
Published Sunday, September 22, 2019 8:07AM EDT
LOS ANGELES - Carlos Vela scored a stoppage time goal to lift Los Angeles to a 1-1 tie with Toronto Saturday.
Tsubasa Endoh gave Toronto (12-10-10) a 1-0 advantage in the 19th minute on a shot 12 yards out from the left side of the box, assisted by Jozy Altidore. Vela tied it at 1-1 for Los Angeles (19-4-8) on a penalty shot in the fifth minute of second-half stoppage time.
Los Angeles outshot Toronto 17 to 8, with five shots on goal to one for Toronto.
Los Angeles drew 11 corner kicks, committed 11 fouls and was given one yellow card. Toronto drew four corner kicks, committed 10 fouls and was given one yellow card.
Los Angeles's next match is Wednesday at home against Houston, and Toronto next plays Sunday at the Fire.