*The Galaxy’s Landon Donovan has won the U.S. Soccer Male Athlete of the Year Award for a record fourth time. Yes, I voted for him. Hermosa Beach resident Abby Wambach won the female athlete award
*The Galaxy visit Seattle to open the MLS season, then host New England. Chivas USA hosts Kansas City apparently on the theory if they’re not worth seeing then Sporting’s Omar Bravo is (talk about rubbing a missed opportunity in fans’ faces) in his MLS debut. Details.
*David Beckham’s latest loan rumor. Yawn.
*And look at all the Southern Californians on Pia Sundhage’s January camp roster (especially up front) at Home Depot Center.