Originally posted on Fox Soccer  |  Last updated 12/2/12

SEATTLE - NOVEMBER 22: David Beckham #23 of Los Angeles Galaxy directs his teammates before taking a free kick during the MLS Cup final against Real Salt Lake at Qwest Field on November 22, 2009 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Another incredible weekend of Premier League action is behind us in the books, but I want to start with our game right here in the States , and with what David Beckham and the LA Galaxy have accomplished. Yesterday, we were all thrilled at the Home Depot Center here just outside of Los Angeles, and I think everyone has to agree it was a fitting sendoff for a great player and a great ambassador for the game over here. In five and a half years, David has helped change not only the perception of MLS but the game of soccer as a whole in the USA so I was very pleased to see him leave with a 3-1 win and another MLS title. I know Dominic Kinnear and Houston Dynamo are very down, but they shouldn't be - they offered great spectacle for the fans as well but in the end, this really felt storybook for David and the Galaxy. In England, we saw very intriguing results this weekend and I think there are now real questions about the direction Chelsea are in. The club fired a very popular manager...
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