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CARSON, CA — The California Claisco has settled upon us once again. These two teams, the San Jose Earthquakes (9-11-7) and the Los Angeles Galaxy (13-9-4), have been building this rivalry since th beginning of their existence. The CaliClasico gives us the rivalry that every California feels daily; NorCal vs. SoCal. The last four times these teams have met in the regular season, results have gone San Jose’s way. Robbie Keane had other ideas coming in to Saturday night’s game. The Irish national netted his 11th and 12th goal of the season to seal the victory for LA in the Galaxy’s 3-0 defeat of San Jose.
In the opening half, it was all Galaxy. San Jose appeared out of sorts and unable to hold any sort of possession through the first 15 minutes, but then they began to have their chances. Chris Wondolowski had a few strikes that had the crowd holding their breath, but nothing was able to break through. The Quakes earned a nice chance with an offensive free-kick, but the Gala...
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Los Angeles Galaxy forward Robbie Keane was named MLS Player of the Week for Week 27 of the MLS season, his second such selection this year. Keane set up the Galaxy’s opening goal and then scored twice in their 3-0 win over San Jose on Saturday, giving him 12 goals and 10 assists on the season.
Keane created the game-winning goal in LA’s dominant 3-0 win over the Earthquakes...
Robbie Keane scored twice goals and set up Landon Donovan's 132nd MLS goal as the Los Angeles Galaxy beat the San Jose Earthquakes 3-0 on Saturday night.
Keane, who has 12 goals this season, sent Donovan streaking alone into San Jose's box to give Los Angeles a lead in the 26th minute. Keane then converted a penalty kick in the 43rd and scored on a volley in the 67th.
Carson, Calif. -- The Los Angeles Galaxy convincingly defeated the San Jose Earthquakes 3-0 Saturday night, earning a home win over their rivals and maintaining LA's second-place standing in the Western Conference.
The Earthquakes entered the game in eighth place having had an unusually poor season to this point, but they nevertheless came to Southern California looking to...
Omar Gonzalez and Alan Gordon battle. (San Jose Earthquakes Facebook Page)
This time, the Los Angeles Galaxy did not leave any room for last second heroics. With a Robbie Keane brace and counter attack goal from Landon Donovan, the Galaxy easily defeated the San Jose Earthquakes 3-0 in the latest edition of the California Clasíco. This wasn’t the most competitive chapter...