Darren Mattocks scored in the 84th minute to help D.C. United pull even with 10-man LAFC for a 1-1 draw on Saturday night.
LAFC scored in the 39th minute when Diego Rossi pounced on a loose ball in the middle of the area and buried it into the right side.
LAFC went down a man in the second minute of first-half stoppage time when Dejan Jakovic was shown straight red for a reckless challenge. United's Frederic Brillant had a header hit the left post in the third minute of second-half stoppage time.
LAFC has one loss in its last eight games, and D.C. has one win in its last 11 road games.