Raveloson scores on bicycle kick, Galaxy beat Timbers 4-1
CARSON, Calif. (AP) Rayan Raveloson opened the scoring with a bicycle kick in the 27th minute and the LA Galaxy beat the Portland Timbers 4-1 on Friday night.
Jeremy Ebobisse tied it for the Timbers (6-8-1) two minutes later, but the Galaxy (9-6-1) retook the lead for good in the 34th minute on Victor Vazquez's header from behind the 6-yard box.
Steve Clark conceded a penalty to Kevin Cabral, and Sacha Kljestan converted from the spot in the 53rd minute to make it 3-1.
Samuel Grandsir capped the scoring for Los Angeles in the 56th minute.
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Updated July 31, 2021