The L.A. Galaxy took over the top spot in the Western Conference and first in the race for the Supporters’ Shield with a clinical dissection of New York City FC at StubHub Center. The defending champs continued their hot streak Sunday and have a trip to San Jose on the horizon this week. Here are some links and thoughts to wrap up the Sunday’s victory:
Here’s the quote sheet provided by the L.A. Galaxy after the team’s 5-1 win over NYCFC. On the Galaxy side, we have Bruce Arena, Robbie Keane, Steven Gerrard and Giovani dos Santos. For NYC, there’s head coach Jason Kreis, forward David Villa and midfielder Kwadwo Poku.
Robbie Keane celebrates a goal in the Galaxy’s 5-1 win over NYCFC. Photo by Steve McCrank/Staff photographer
Post-game notes provided by the L.A. Galaxy after the team’s 5-1 trouncing of NYCFC including the club’s milestone, Robbie Keane‘s incredible stat lines and Giovani dos Santos‘ continued success. Continue reading “L.A. Galaxy vs. NYCFC notes” »
Get the popcorn ready: Sunday’s showdown of superstars is finally almost here. The game between the L.A. Galaxy and New York City FC has been sold out for two weeks. With the MLS game of the year less than 24 hours away, here are some links, graphs and notes to get you ready for Sunday:
The Galaxy and New York City FC will throwdown in the MLS matchup of the century Sunday at noon at StubHub Center. Fans are advised to arrive early for the star-studded game that features six designated players and some of the biggest names in the sport. Galaxy players and L.A. head coach Bruce Arena met with the media Friday after practice to talk about the big storylines of the game. Some of the notable quotes from the media session: Continue reading “Quotes from L.A. Galaxy practice on NYCFC, Lampard v. Gerrard” »