Zlatan Ibrahimovic scores, Galaxy beat Fire 1-0

April 14, 2018

Chicago Fire midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger (31), watches as Los Angeles Galaxy forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic (9), scores a goal during the first half of an MLS soccer match in Bridgeview, Ill., on Saturday, April 14, 2018. (Nuccio DiNuzzo/Chicago Tribune via AP)

BRIDGEVIEW, Ill. (AP) — Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored in his first MLS start and the Los Angeles Galaxy beat the Chicago Fire 1-0 on Saturday.

Ibrahimovic headed home Ashley Cole’s deep diagonal cross in the first minute of first-half stoppage time. The Swedish forward played as a substitute in his first two appearances for the Galaxy (3-2-1). He has three goals in 127 minutes.

Galaxy goalkeeper David Bingham made four saves to preserve his second clean sheet of the season.

The Fire dropped to 1-3-1.

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