NEW YORK (AP) — The Los Angeles Galaxy was fined $5,000 by the league Friday for omitting David Beckham’s name from an injury report before its June 18 match against the Colorado Rapids.

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The league said in a release that the Galaxy knew Beckham would miss the game because of back spasms and deliberately left his name off the report.

 

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Major League Soccer requires its clubs to submit an injury report twice a week during the regular season.

 

 

 

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