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.
MLS Executive VP Dan Courtemanche visited the KCAL9 studios Friday with the MLS Cup Trophy and to talk about the big match.
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:
Landon Donovan has announced his intention to retire from soccer at the end of the 2014 season. Here’s 5 reasons why Landon Donovan is the best MLS player ever…
Sean Franklin scored on a dramatic 27-yard strike just after halftime, and the Los Angeles Galaxy opened their run at a third straight MLS championship with a 1-0 victory over Real Salt Lake on Sunday night in the first leg of the Western Conference semifinals.
The LA Galaxy will be returning to the MLS Cup Playoffs for the fifth consecutive season.
Landon Donovan signed a multiyear contract extension with the Los Angeles Galaxy on Wednesday, keeping the high-scoring U.S. national team star with his MLS club.
David Beckham says the MLS Cup next month will be his final game with the Los Angeles Galaxy.
Major League Soccer’s title game will be played Nov. 20 at The Home Depot Center in Carson for the fourth time in nine seasons.