Football star Zlatan Ibrahimovic has reached the second playoff round with the Los Angeles Galaxy in the North American MLS. The Californians won their opening match in the knockout round against Minnesota United 2-1 (0-0).
After a goalless first half, it was Sebastian Lletget who gave the visitors a 1-0 lead. Four minutes later, Jonathan dos Santos (75.) increased to 2: 0. Minnesota's Jan Gregus (87.) shortened to 1: 2 shortly before the end of the game.
In the second round of the MLS playoffs, the city derby between LA Galaxy and Los Angeles FC takes place. LAFC had the best team in the preliminary round in the West as a bye in the first round.