Originally written on Fox Soccer  |  Last updated 11/9/14

NEW YORK - DECEMBER 04: Professional soccer player and member of the US National Soccer Team Landon Donovan poses for photos at the FIFA World Cup final draw viewing event hosted by Visa at ESPN Zone in Times Square on December 4, 2009 in New York City. (Photo by Jemal Countess/Getty Images for Visa)
Landon Donovan has returned to training with the Los Angeles Galaxy. Now his goal is to work his way back into the national team picture. Donovan, whose asked club coach Bruce Arena for an extended offseason after the Galaxy's MLS Cup triumph early last December, says it will take some time to regain his form. After a training session with the Galaxy Thursday at Georgetown, Donovan says he realizes he has ''a long way to go, both on the field and off the field, to work back into the national team.'' Donovan, who joined the Galaxy ahead of their visit to the White House Tuesday, says he will not play in Los Angeles' match Saturday at Toronto, but could return as a substitute in upcoming league matches.
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