Category Archives: Soccer

Galaxy Gets Nothing on New York City

By Tim Peterson (Carson) – New York City FC got two second half goals and a huge effort from keeper Sean Johnson to beat the Galaxy 2-0 Saturday night before 25,667 frustrated fans at StubHub Center.

Schmid Gets a Tie in Return to Galaxy

By Tim Peterson (Carson) – The Galaxy played Seattle to a 0-0 tie before a sell out crowd of 25,667 at StubHub Center Saturday night in Coach Sigi Schmid’s return to the sideline.

Onalfo Out, Sigi Schmid Back in for Galaxy

By Tim Peterson (Carson) – The Galaxy fired Head Coach Curt Onalfo and replaced him with Sigi Schmid, the team announced Thursday. Schmid previously coached LA from 1999- 2004.

Manchester City Routs Real Madrid

By Tim Peterson (Los Angeles) -Manchester City used a big second half to rout Real Madrid 4-1 Wednesday night in the International Champions Cup at the LA Memorial Coliseum. The 93,098 that witnessed the match was the largest crowd to see a soccer game in Coliseum history.

Whitecaps Whitewash Galaxy, 1-0

By Tim Peterson (Carson) – Tony Tchani scored for Vancouver in the 64th minute and it proved to be enough to beat the Galaxy 1-0 Wednesday night before 17,404 at StubHub Center.

Galaxy No Match for Manchester

By Tim Peterson (Carson) – Manchester United jumped out to a 5-0 lead and coasted to a 5-2 victory over the Galaxy Saturday night before a packed house of 25,667 at StubHub Center.

Real Salt Lake Lights up Galaxy on the Fourth

By Tim Peterson (Carson) – Real Salt Lake blew open a close game with a four goal barrage in the second half in a 6-2 rout of the Galaxy Tuesday night before a sold out StubHub Center crowd of 25, 667.

Galaxy Advances in U.S. Open Cup

By Tim Peterson (Carson) – The Galaxy scored two second half goals and went on to beat Sacramento Republic FC 2-0 Wednesday night to advance to the quarterfinals of the U.S. Open Cup.

Galaxy Unbeaten Streak Ends at Eight

By Tim Peterson (Carson) – The Galaxy fell behind by two goals in the first half and could never recover in a 2-1 loss to Sporting Kansas City Saturday night before 20,140 at StubHub Center. The loss snapped an eight game Galaxy unbeaten streak.

Galaxy Salvages Draw With Dynamo

By Tim Peterson (Carson) – There were six minutes of additional time added at the end of regulation Saturday night and the Galaxy took full advantage as Romain Aessandrini scored four minutes later to salvage a 2-2 tie with Houston before a sold out crowd of 25,667 at StubHub Center.