CARSON, California – As confetti clogged the air, fireworks crackled and Robbie Keane lifted the Philip F. Anschutz trophy high about his head, Jermaine Jones turned and quickly strode down the tunnel.
CARSON, Calif. - Landon Donovan walked off the field for the final time as a champion Sunday, enveloped himself in his teammates' locker-room chants of “one more year,” then dropped a bombshell.
CARSON, California – It was a classic 50-50 call. The sort of game-changing decision Revs fans will lament in bars, basements and break rooms for the foreseeable future.
CARSON, Calif. -- A champagne-soaked Marcelo Sarvas tried to recall his game-winning assist that helped the LA Galaxy win their fifth MLS Cup, and the best he could do was compare it to an American football pass.
CARSON, California - Landon Donovan se convirtió en el jugador que más veces en la historia se ha coronado campeón de la MLS, con seis títulos.
The dust has settled, and it's official: the LA Galaxy have won more MLS Cups than any other team.
And what better way to brag to your friends or find the perfect holiday gift for the Galaxy fan in your life than picking up some championship gear?
In a title game that saw the LA Galaxy become the first team in Major League Soccer history to win five MLS Cup championships, no individual took over the game in regulation, but the Galaxy proved too strong as a group and got the difference-making play they needed with nine minutes remaining in extra time.
Here are the player ratings from the showdown in Carson on Sunday.
CARSON, Calif. - Landon Donovan set yet another record in his final game as a professional on Sunday, capturing his sixth MLS Cup title when the LA Galaxy beat the New England Revolution, 2-1 in extra time at the StubHub Center.
Donovan breaks a tie with former player Jeff Agoos and current Colorado Rapids midfielder Brian Mullan, who have both won five MLS Cup titles. Donovan won two titles with the San Jose Earthquakes (2001 and 2003) and four with the Galaxy (2005, 2011, 2012, 2014).
The final 120 minutes are over, and what a ride it's been.
Robbie Keane will need a little more space on his mantle.
The LA Galaxy forward was awarded the 2014 Volkswagen MLS Cup MVP, after scoring the game-winning goal in added extra time to defeat the New England Revolution 2-1 at StubHub Center on Sunday.