'Things goes how they are not supposed to. I come here to win and I'm pretty sure I will win.
While the enigmatic presence of Zlatan Ibrahimovic soon dominated the Los Angeles derby, it was Los Angeles FC star Carlos Vela who took the starring role in the early going.
The hosts had a good chance to pull one back before half-time when Rolf Feltscher beat his defender to the endline and was all alone only to tamely chip his cross right to LAFC keeper Tyler Miller with two teammates open in front of goal.
Next up for the Galaxy (2-1-1) is a trip to Sporting Kansas City on April 8 while LAFC (2-1) host Atlanta United next Saturday.
Last year's last place finish in points (tied with D.C. United with 34) amongst the entire league was a new low for soccer in LA since the days of Chivas USA.
Ibrahimovic played all of 103 minutes in his five-game comeback at Manchester United.
"Finally I'm here and I'm excited, looking forward to play", he stated.
"I think it's very competitive, it's growing, it's growing fast, I see from when I was in Europe a lot of football from the MLS", he said. "It's all about team and he knows that, he's been part of successful teams and he knows what it takes to be able to compete, so it's just the first step".
Ibrahimovic said the injury had given him a different perspective on the game, and a greater appreciation as well. When I got my injury it was a new situation from top to bottom and I felt my body, I was laying in bed and couldn't move.
"After training I asked if I could go and shoot some balls".
Ibrahimovic joked that he was born old and hoped to die young and recalled that when he arrived in England he was also told he was arriving in a wheelchair.
Previously, the settings were spread across almost 20 different screens and they're now accessible from a single place. Facebook Inc ( NASDAQ:FB ) continues to make moves in an attempt to shore up trust in how it handles customer data.
If you adore Netflix's " Stranger Things " throwback style, expect to have a blast with this nostalgic romp through the 1980s. The screenplay from Zak Penn and Ernest Cline is inventive and buoyant, barrelling along without hitting too many slow spots.
The latest deal with Grab means Uber is joining Didi and Japan's SoftBank Group Corp .as one of Grab's largest investors. Last year, the US-based Uber lost $4.5 Billion as it underwent a fundamental shakeup following a harassment scandal.
I'm just trying to fight for every point and be more consistent and I think I'm getting there in my form. Collins won an impressive 66 percent of her service points as she was only broken once by Williams.
Gopalrao, a postal clerk was determined to educate his wife when she expressed her wish to study medicine at the age of 14. Her ashes were sent to Theodicia Carpenter, who placed them in her family cemetery in Poughkeepsie, New York.
Next week we will start off in the 50s Monday with a 50% rain chance and slowly warm back into the 60s for the rest of the week. Up to 20cm of snow fell, especially on higher ground, and there was significant drifting caused by the strong easterly wind.
The company hasn't been able to retrieve the vehicle's logs and is working with authorities to do so, according to a blog post . Tesla's battery packs are designed so that when a fire occurs, it spreads slowly so people have more time to exit the vehicle .
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