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.
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
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
I’m guessing there’s an awful lot of Barcelona and Real Madrid fans looking forward to this weekend since this La Liga preview was one of the most-read stories on the Daily Breeze website today.
Barcelona’s season opener kicks off at 9:25 a.m. Sunday, with Real Madrid’s first game following at 11:25 a.m.
The L.A. Galaxy are the highest scoring team in MLS, and when fans walk through the gates at StubHub Center for Sunday’s sold-out game against New York City FC, they’ll get a chance to score too.
The first 12,000 fans to enter StubHub Center for Sunday’s noon matchup will receive half-off vouchers for Alaska Airlines flights to Mexico from LAX or Orange County. The voucher can be used for up to two travelers on the same reservation on trips to Puerto Vallarta or Los Cabos. Trips must be booked by Aug. 26 for travel from LAX to Los Cabos from Sept. 8 through Nov. 18 or from Orange County to Los Cabos or Puerto Vallarta from Oct. 8, 2015 to Nov. 18.
— LA Galaxy (@LAGalaxy) August 12, 2015