WATCH: Torrential rain and gales cause chaos as fierce storm delays kick-off by three hours in Austin FC's MLS draw with LA Galaxy

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  • MLS fixture got delayed due to heavy rains and storm
  • A three-hour delay in kick-off
  • Austin FC and LA Galaxy played out a 3-3 draw

WHAT HAPPENED? The kick-off of the Austin FC and LA Galaxy MLS fixture got delayed by three hours due to torrential downpours and a fierce storm in Texas. Originally the kick-off was scheduled for 8:30 pm CT but the match eventually got underway at 11:30 pm.

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THE BIGGER PICTURE: LA Galaxy staged a dramatic comeback after trailing twice as they held Austin FC to a 3-3 draw. Austin are currently occupying the 12th position in the West Conference league table with 35 points from 30 games while LA are just a point behind them with a game in hand.

WHAT NEXT? Austin will next face Colorado on October 1 while LA Galaxy take on Portland on the same day.