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Tuesday 28 of May 2024

Santos beats LA Galaxy to reach Concacaf Champions League Semifinals

Bravo scores twice in comfortable 4-0 win for Mexican side

Santos Laguna produced a terrific performance Tuesday night to comfortably defeat LA Galaxy 4-0 in the second leg of their Concacaf Champions League quarterfinal.

Goals from Ulises Davila, Djaniny Tavares and two from Martin Bravo secured the win for Luis Zubeldia’s team, who will now face the winner of Club America and Seattle Sounders in the semifinals. Queretaro are also through to the seminals in a competition which Mexican teams have dominated in recent years.

LA Galaxy, who had star names such as Steven Gerrard, Robbie Keane and Giovani dos Santos in their starting line up, were attempting to reach the semifinals of the competition for the first time since 2013.