LA Galaxy Academy U-15/16s top Real So Cal in USSDA Quarterfinals
LA Galaxy Insider
CARSON, Calif. (Via LA Galaxy) – The LA Galaxy U-16’s advanced to the semifinals of the United States Development Academy Playoffs with a 1-0 win over Real So Cal on Wednesday at the StubHub Center Track and Field Stadium.
Jonathan Estrada scored the lone goal for the Galaxy Academy in the 55th minute during their quarterfinal victory.
The first half was an even affair as both sides traded opportunities. The Galaxy U-16’s best chance came midway through the opening 45 minutes when Oscar Penate saw his close-range attempt saved by Real So Cal goalkeeper Benjamin Roach. In the 38th minute, Kevin Negrete had his scoring chance turned away by Roach.