Originally posted on Midwest Sports Fans  |  Last updated 7/2/12
This past Saturday’s match between the San Jose Earthquakes and LA Galaxy at a sold out Stanford Stadium with more than 50,000 in attendance lived up to the hype of a “Classic.” California Clasico An Exciting 4-3 Match It has often been referred to as the “California Clasico.” For Northern California fans, it is the one time to watch David Beckham and Landon Donovan during the regular season. Beckham and Donovan continue to be the class of the MLS. They are the ones most fans want to see live in person. But San Jose has its own set of stars making their mark. Steven Lenhart and Chris Wondolowski have been the main reasons for the surge that is happening for the San Jose team. They are a pair of goal scorers having excellent seasons at the same time, a rare thing for an MLS club. San Jose sits atop the league standings. The Clasico win on Saturday, 4-3 over LA, despite goals from Beckham and Donovan, affirms that they are in it to win it this year. And the rivalry with LA took a step
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