LA Galaxy midfield duo Marcelo Sarvas and Juninho re-affirm credentials as one of MLS' top duos in Cup win
CARSON, Calif. -- The LA Galaxy always thought Sunday's MLS Cup final was going to be about them, what they do and how well they do it, but they knew that mitigating New England's big guns was going to be crucial if they were going to succeed.
New England Revolution intenta buscar una explicación a su quinta derrota en la final de la Copa MLS
CARSON, California - New England Revolution es el tercer equipo que más veces ha disputado la final de la MLS. Pero, en cinco ocasiones nunca la ha ganado.
La más reciente debacle sucedió el domingo en el StubHub Center cuando cayeron por 2-1 en tiempo extra ante el LA Galaxy, que a su vez ganó su quinto título, más que ningún otro equipo. Además, es la tercera ocasión en que los Revs pierden en la final ante LA, tras haberlo hecho en 2002 y 2005, también en tiempo extra.
LA Galaxy's Robbie Rogers reflects on "difficult, amazing" journey from retirement to second MLS Cup
CARSON, Calif. – Robbie Rogers will enjoy this one.
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.