Category Archives: Soccer

Dos Santos, Galaxy, Too Much for Orlando City

By Tim Peterson (Carson) – Giovani dos Santos scored twice and the LA Galaxy opened up a 3-1 lead in the first half and went on to beat Orlando City 4-2 Sunday before a sold out crowd of 27,167 at StubHub Center. 

Donovan Returns to Galaxy

By Tim Peterson (Carson) – Landon Donovan, who retired after the 2014 season, has signed with the LA Galaxy for the remainder of the season. 

Nothing Across for Galaxy, Vancouver

By Tim Peterson (Carson) – For 90 plus minutes both teams pushed, shoved, ran and kicked their way towards the net. They both had their opportunities but in the end neither the Galaxy or the Vancouver Whitecaps could cash in and had to settle for a 0-0 tie Saturday night before a sold out crowd of 25,667 at StubHub Center.

Galaxy, Rapids Even in End

By Tim Peterson (Carson) – Daniel Steres scored on a header in the 62nd minute to gain a 1-1 tie with Colorado Saturday night before 25,667 at StubHub Center.

Late Goals Sink Galaxy

By Tim Peterson (Carson) – The Galaxy gave up two late goals in extra time and fell to FC Dallas 2-1 Wednesday night in the U.S. Open Cup semi final at StubHub Center.    

One is Enough for Galaxy

By Tim Peterson (Carson) -Steven Gerrard scored in the 66th minute and that was all the Galaxy needed to beat Houston 1-0 Friday night before 25,667 at StubHub Center.

Galaxy Whitewashes Whitecaps

By Tim Peterson (Carson) – Robbie Keane scored in the 12th minute and  Jeff “Big Red” Larentowicz added a goal early in the second half to lead the Galaxy to a 2-0 shutout over Vancouver Monday night before a sold out Fourth of July crowd of 27, 167 at Stubhub Center.

Just Joshing Around the Pitch: 6/29/2016

By Josh Ouellette Go Ísland. With England and its homeland, United Kingdom, dealing with Brexit back home, the Three Lions took what will be considered to be an early exit from the 2016 European Championships and possibly the worst loss in the proud footballing nation’s history.

Galaxy, Colorado, Draw Blanks

By Tim Peterson (Carson) – The Galaxy and Colorado battled to a 0-0 tie Wednesday night before 21, 884 at StubHub Center. It was the seventh draw of the season for LA.

Just Joshing Around the Pitch: 6/22/2016