The First Time
San Jose will be seeking their first-ever victory against LAFC on Wednesday. The Quakes are currently 0-3-0 against the SoCal side in MLS play.
Quakes midfielder Judson will be serving a one-match suspension for yellow card accumulation on Wednesday.
VS. VANCOUVER WHITECAPS FC
Home Field Advantage
The Earthquakes will put a 10-match home unbeaten streak on the line when they host Vancouver Whitecaps FC on Saturday (8-0-2). The Quakes have earned 26 of a possible 30 points in that stretch.
When the Quakes made a trip to BC Place in July, they outshot Vancouver Whitecaps FC 32-6, tying the club's single-game shots record set the previous week against the LA Galaxy. The Quakes defeated Vancouver 3-1 on goals by Chris Wondolowski, Vako and Magnus Eriksson.
San Jose has only lost two of their last nine matchups against Vancouver (3-2-4) dating back to 2015.