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The standings mean nothing to this rivalry.
The Sounders see the Los Angeles Galaxy as the side they measure themselves against and that won't change until Seattle finally gets the upper hand on its rival from Southern California.
''The Galaxy and ourselves have been the teams over the last three regular seasons that have had the best records when you combine it all together,'' Seattle coach Sigi Schmid said. ''So we always want to be among the quality teams. I think we're there, but now it's taking that next step.''
The Sounders and Galaxy play Wednesday night in Seattle in the first of three matchups between the Western Conference foes this season.
Considering their star-laden roster, the Galaxy are one of the great disappointments so far in the 2012 season. With David Beckham, Landon Donovan, Edson Buddle and Robbie Keane in the lineup, Los Angeles has managed just 10 points through seven games. But if any team understands trying to...
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Soccer superstar David Beckham and his wife Victoria, a.k.a. Posh Spice, were caught by the Staples Center "Kiss Cam" during Tuesday night's Los Angeles Lakers playoff game against the Denver Nuggets.
After getting over the initial shock of being placed on the jumbotron, David and Victoria obliged with the kiss.
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Soccer star David Beckham is a huge Los Angeles Lakers fan. Check out what he received for his 37th birthday Wednesday — Magic Johnson’s jersey.
Beckham showed it off on his Facebook page.
“Best birthday present ever,” he wrote.
Johnson, who now owns the Los Angeles Dodgers, led the Lakers to five NBA championships during the 1980s. He won three NBA Finals MVP Awards and...
Whenever Victoria and David Beckham show up to an event, you know it's big deal -- whether he's wearing men's pants or not. Check out the #NESNcaption winners from Wednesday's caption contest below. Laird Bruster Victoria please be careful this close to Kobe. Adam Boone Hay u better not be flirting with that girl next to you i will ***** slap her so hard even you...
The Sounders have ZERO time to rest and enjoy their victory Saturday in Chicago.
In 2 days they play the defending MLS Cup champion LA Galaxy, a team they haven't beaten since 2009.
"We want to measure ourselves against Los Angeles they are the defending MLS Cup champions," said coach Sigi Schmid. "
It will be the biggest...
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One game in a nine game May schedule and the Sounders have already emerged with a scrappy 3 points against Chicago. Only eight more games remaining and the schedule doesn’t get any easier with the Los...
The Los Angeles Galaxy and Seattle Sounders battled for the Supporters' Shield in 2011 before the Galaxy eventually emerged with the league's best record. This year's race figures to be equally close.
With both teams aiming to make a statement, the Sounders look to extend the best start in franchise history Wednesday night when they host the Galaxy, who are unbeaten...