Zlatan did Zlatan things again, and the MLS and LA Galaxy are better off for it.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic, our pick for MLS Golden Boot winner and MVP this year, got the LA Galaxy off to the right start today, heading in the 2-1 game winner in the 80th minute against the Chicago Fire.
We’ll deeper dive into the MLS action come Monday, but other highlights from Saturday include:
- FC Cincinatti lose their opener to the Seattle Sounders 3-1
- Michael Bradley nets a brace (!!) as Toronto FC beats Philadelphia Union 3-1
- NYCFC draw Orlando City (!!) 2-2
- And the New York Red Bulls a 1-1 draw against a Columbus Crew team not skipping a beat despite the loss of Gregg Berhalter