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MLS Roundup: Galaxy comeback stuns Colorado, D.C. United and Montreal win in CCL

Colorado 3 – LA Galaxy 4 Landon Donovan capped a three-goal comeback after the interval to send the Rapids skidding to a fifth straight loss. Colorado stormed out of the gates in Commerce City through a pair of milestones: Marlon Hairston collected his first MLS goal with a cool finish at the back post, while Edson Buddle registered his 100th goal with a trademark header. Robbie...
Via Fox Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

MLS Capsules

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) Landon Donovan scored in the 80th minute to give the Los Angeles Galaxy a 4-3 comeback victory over the Colorado Rapids on Wednesday night. The Galaxy (10-5-7) trailed 2-0 and 3-1 in the first half. Goals by Robbie Keane, Omar Gonzalez, Alan Gordon and Donovan handed Colorado (8-11-6) its fifth straight loss. An unmarked Keane scored on a header in the...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Los Angeles gets a 4-3 comeback win at Colorado

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) Landon Donovan scored in the 80th minute to give the Los Angeles Galaxy a 4-3 comeback victory over the Colorado Rapids on Wednesday night. The Galaxy (10-5-7) trailed 2-0 and 3-1 in the first half. Goals by Robbie Keane, Omar Gonzalez, Alan Gordon and Donovan handed Colorado (8-11-6) its fifth straight loss. An unmarked Keane scored on a header in the...
Via AP on Fox
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MLS: Week 24 talking points

Chris Wondolowski Don’t blink; another jam-packed MLS week starts in a few hours. With 11 games lined up, this week should be more exciting than the last and will certainly keep the spectators on the edge of their seats. Here are week 24’s most intriguing topics. Will the California boys bounce back? LA Galaxy and San Jose Earthquakes had a rough week 23. LA went into Columbus...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Galaxy-Rapids Preview

While the Los Angeles Galaxy are coming off their worst loss of the season, such embarrassments have quickly become the norm for the Colorado Rapids. Both clubs will try to recover Wednesday night in Colorado, and the Rapids will certainly be happy to be home after furthering their road struggles. Los Angeles (9-5-7) suffered a 4-1 defeat in Columbus on Saturday, its worst MLS loss...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

LA Galaxy: Can Alan Gordon bench Gyasi Zardes?

Alan Gordon has the experience to make a big impact. Gyasi Zardes is currently riding a three-game scoring streak and he is guaranteed a spot in the starting lineup for the rest of the season, or is he? On Monday, LA Galaxy acquired veteran forward Alan Gordon from San Jose Earthquakes and the 32-year-old could give his young colleague a run for his money. Gordon is right back where...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

LA Galaxy acquire forward Alan Gordon from San Jose Earthquakes

CARSON, Calif. (AP) The LA Galaxy have reacquired veteran forward Alan Gordon from the San Jose Earthquakes in a trade for allocation money. The clubs announced the deal Monday. Gordon spent six seasons with the Galaxy after they drafted the Southern California native in 2004, contributing 16 goals and 12 assists in 80 appearances. He won the MLS Cup with the Galaxy in 2005 and contributed...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

LA Galaxy reacquire Alan Gordon from San Jose

CARSON, Calif. (AP) The LA Galaxy have reacquired veteran forward Alan Gordon from the San Jose Earthquakes in a trade for allocation money. The clubs announced the deal Monday. Gordon spent six seasons with the Galaxy after they drafted the Southern California native in 2004, contributing 16 goals and 12 assists in 80 appearances. He won the MLS Cup with the Galaxy in 2005 and...
Via AP on Fox
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Timbers Fall to Galaxy 3-1

The Portland Timbers were defeated 3-1 by the LA Galaxy last Saturday morning. Robbie Keane led the way for the Galaxy with involvement on each goal, a brace and an assist in all. Maestro Diego Valeri struck first with a deflected direct free kick in the 14th minute. Valeri stepped up following a foul on Gaston Fernandez, shot on goal, and had the ball deflected off the top of a...
Via Total MLS
16 days ago  |  Discuss

LA Galaxy Defeat Portland Timbers 3-1 in Western Conference Show-Down

photo credit: Salina Canizales via photopin cc In a Major League Soccer Western Conference clash, 3rd place LA Galaxy took on 7th place Portland Timbers at the StubHub Center in Carson. The Galaxy started out on the front foot and had an excellent scoring opportunity inside the opening five minutes. After some smart build up play, Marcelo Sarvas played the ball across the box to...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Timbers Take Two Game Winning Streak to LA

The Portland Timbers fly South to face Robbie Keane and the LA Galaxy this Saturday morning at 11:30 AM PT. Both teams come into this match fresh off three goal wins: LA’s 3-0 win over the league leading Seattle Sounders and Portland’s 3-2 besting of the MLS worst Montreal Impact. While their opponents weren’t of the same caliber, both earned vital points in a tight Western...
Via Total MLS
20 days ago  |  Discuss

MLS: Week 19 top performers

Gyasi Zardes Another week in the MLS results in a plethora of excellent individual performances. Week 19 had everything from scorching long range goals to unbelievable saves. Several players who haven’t quite lived up to expectations were sublime, while those who have been consistent simply vanished. Here are Week 19’s top 10 performers. 10. Eddie Johnson: The Johnson that we...
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July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Road Unkind to Revolution as Losing Streak Extends to Seven

The road wasn’t kind to the New England Revolution as they suffered consecutive losses to the LA Galaxy and FC Dallas. The defeats extended the Revolution’s losing streak to seven straight, which is club’s longest in the post-shootout era (2000-present). The Revolution’s busy week started in Carson, California as they faced the Galaxy in a Wednesday night showdown. The scoring...
Via Total MLS
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Sporting KC edges Galaxy 2-1

KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- Benny Feilhaber and Lawrence Olum both had goals and Sporting Kansas City defeated the Los Angeles Galaxy 2-1 on Saturday. Sporting (10-5-5) extended its unbeaten streak to six games, while Galaxy's eight-game unbeaten streak was broken. In the 11th minute, Feilhaber opened the scoring, drilling a free kick from just outside the box into the upper left corner...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
July 19, 2014  |  Discuss

LA Galaxy: Gyasi Zardes is the real deal

If you try something and it doesn’t work, you try again. If your second attempt is unsuccessful, you have to keep on experimenting until you get it right. It seems like that’s what Bruce Arena and LA Galaxy have been doing with their Homegrown Players. First it was Tristan Bowen. The tricky attacker only lasted two seasons with the Galaxy before he joined Chivas USA. He appeared...
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July 19, 2014  |  Discuss

MLS Recap: Galaxy vs. Revolution

The LA Galaxy faced off against the New England Revolution on Wednesday night in Carson, CA. The game would be a blowout 5-1 victory in favor of the LA Galaxy. LA was able to get three points and jump from 6th place to a tie with Colorado Rapids to 3rd place in the Western Conference. The Galaxy were again without Omar Gonzalez, but also decided to rest Landon Donovan and Robbie...
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July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Revolution Suffer Heavy Loss To L.A. Galaxy, Drop Sixth Straight MLS Game

The New England Revolution’s woes continued Wednesday night when they fell to the Los Angeles Galaxy by a score of 5-1. Robbie Keane scored two goals and set up two more, as the Galaxy consigned the Revs to their sixth straight defeat in Major League Soccer play. Keane opened the scoring in the 10th minute with a blistering shot from outside the Revolution penalty area. L.A. doubled...
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July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

MLS Recap: LA Galaxy vs. Real Salt Lake

The LA Galaxy’s 1-0 victory over Real Salt Lake this past Saturday was a big confidence booster as Salt Lake were runners up in last season MLS Cup. The Galaxy are currently in 6th place in the MLS Western Conference. They trail the Vancouver White Caps by 1 point for the last spot for the playoffs. The Galaxy has improved their play as of late with 4 wins, 0 Loses and 3 ties in...
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July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Galaxy defeat Real Salt Lake in key Western Conference match, 1-0

Carson, Calif. -- After a draw against Portland in last weekend’s matchup at the Stubhub Center, the Los Angeles Galaxy had another weekend home game against a Western Conference foe in rival Real Salt Lake.  RSL knocked the Galaxy out of the 2013 playoffs and entered with the second-best record in the West.Although the Galaxy would remain without world-class defender Omar Gonzalez...
Via The Daily Sports Herald
July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Typical Portland Timbers Strike In Los Angeles

It was, quite simply, one of the least surprising goals ever conceded by the Portland Timbers from the all-too-predictable run of play. This game had set up perfectly: The shaky Timbers plodded into the StubHub Center in Carson, California with a back-line that had never played together before and a need to win arguably greater than a need not to lose. Portland creaked through...
Via Oregon Sports News
July 08, 2014  |  Discuss

MLS Midseason Review: Top five MVP candidates

LA Galxy forward Robbie Keane This MLS season has been blessed with sublime individual performances. The rookies are shining and the stars are proving their worth. Even though it’s only midseason, several players have done enough to be considered the league’s MVP. Here are the top candidates for the MVP award. Honorable Mentions: Robbie Keane (LA Galaxy): The main reason the...
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July 04, 2014  |  Discuss

MLS Preview: LA Galaxy vs. San Jose Earthquakes

A game preview for the MLS match up between the LA Galaxy and San Jose Earthquakes. Guillermo Sida – June 27, 2014 The LA Galaxy is not having a great month of June with recent ties to the Chicago Fire and Chivas USA. They will look to turn things around this Saturday June 28, 2014 as they face the San Jose Earthquakes at Stanford Stadium.  The Galaxy are currently in 7th place...
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June 27, 2014  |  Discuss

MLS: US Open Cup fifth round recap

Chicago Fire The fifth round of the US Open Cup didn’t disappoint with several teams giving it their all and two lower tier teams upsetting two MLS sides. Twelve MLS teams competed in the round, but only six ‒ New England Revolution, Chicago Fire, Seattle Sounders, Portland Timbers, FC Dallas and Philadelphia Union – advanced to the quarterfinal. Philadelphia’s all-time leading...
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June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Donovan responds to World Cup snub by enlightening LA Galaxy

LA Galaxy 4-1 Philadelphia Union Boosted by a Galaxy goal scored in the second minute, Donovan nabbed his 135th and 136th goals in MLS regular season play, surpassing Jeff Cunningham to become the League’s all-time leading goal scorer on his first goal. Robbie Keane: “The way we played [on Sunday] was the old Galaxy,” said the Galaxy captain. “I said a few weeks ago that...
Via 90Soccer
May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

MLS: Landon Donovan becomes all-time top scorer

Landon Donovan Days after being left off United States World Cup team, Landon Donovan became Major league Soccer’s all-time leading goalscorer. The American icon was once again the trending topic on social media as he scored his 135 and 136 regular season goals against Philadelphia Union. The relieved attacker was happy to break the tie with Jeff Cunningham after waiting eight...
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May 26, 2014  |  Discuss
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