When the LA Galaxy begin defense of their third MLS Cup title in four seasons Friday night, that gap between their former and future scoring stars is just one challenge in a season full of obstacles.
Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard is the next big star in the LA Galaxy.
Robbie Keane scored a brilliant breakaway goal in the 111th minute, and Landon Donovan retired as a champion Sunday with the LA Galaxy’s 2-1 victory over the New England Revolution in the MLS Cup.
Until last weekend, Landon Donovan’s pending retirement was a nebulous concept obscured by games, goals and a sport-wide outpouring of appreciation from the moment he made his stunning decision this summer.
Although Landon Donovan radiated his usual outer confidence, he confided a fear to his LA Galaxy teammates during warmups for their win-or-else playoff showdown with Real Salt Lake.
MLS soccer commissioner Don Garber said earlier this week that Landon Donovan deserved to be in Brazil with the USMNT in the World Cup and regretted not speaking out about it in May
Retiring Los Angeles Galaxy forward Landon Donovan will be honored Sunday afternoon as the MLS team plays its final 2014 regular season game at StubHub Center.
Landon Donovan ran onto a backheel pass from Jozy Altidore in the 25th minute, looked at the goal from 12 yards and drove in a right-footed shot in like he had so many times before.
Landon Donovan, Gyasi Zardes and Baggio Husidic scored two goals apiece to help the Los Angeles Galaxy to a 6-0 victory over the 10-man Colorado Rapids on Friday night.
Landon Donovan called in to The Kevin & Bean Show to discuss his final days as a member of the LA Galaxy and the MLS.
Gyasi Zardes scored twice to lead the L.A. Galaxy over Chivas USA 3-0 on Sunday.
Landon Donovan and Marcelo Sarvas scored to give the Los Angeles Galaxy a 2-0 victory over the Vancouver Whitecaps on Saturday night.
Justin Meram and Ethan Finlay scored in the first half to lead the Columbus Crew to a 4-1 victory over the Los Angeles Galaxy on Saturday night.
LA Galaxy forward and MLS legend Landon Donovan announced his retirement on Thursday. Although he’s calling it quits on the pitch, may we still see Donovan stay around the game (or not)?
Los Angeles Galaxy forward Landon Donovan announced Thursday he will be retiring at the end of the Major League Soccer 2014 season. After three World Cups and five MLS Cups, Donovan, hands down, is the best American player that has ever played the game. Below are his top 5 moments of his illustrious career: