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.
Steven Gerrard wants to win a trophy and lead Liverpool to a top-four finish in the English Premier League before he leaves his childhood club for Major League Soccer at the end of the season.
The Los Angeles Galaxy are in search for a replacement to their former MVP Landon Donovan after winning their 5th MLS Cup in franchise history.
After another tense match, England is headed to its fifth straight World Cup.