| Jan 6, 2009
Carl Pohlad, a billionaire banker whose Minnesota Twins won two World Series titles during nearly his nearly quarter-century as owner, died yesterday. He was 93. When Pohlad paid Calvin Griffith $38 million for the Twins in 1984, he was widely credited...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 4:14 PM
The Galaxy opens its season Saturday night facing the rival that knocked them out of the playoffs last year: Real Salt Lake.
But the Galaxy will field a markedly different team at the StubHub Center after bolstering its ranks with several experienced...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 2:55 PM
The Galaxy said Wednesday it signed star forward Robbie Keane to a multiyear contract extension.
Ther terms and duration of the deal were not disclosed.
Keane and Landon Donovan are the Galaxy's dynamic duo on offense, and the 33-year-old Keane was...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 4:09 PM
It's generally not a good sign when a team starts all its games with its best scorer on the sidelines. But unless Coach Juergen Klinsmann suddenly decides, at 49, to suit up and play, that's the situation his U.S. soccer team finds itself in less than 100...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 4:59 PM
The Galaxy's present met its future Saturday at the StubHub Center. And it was likely the future of Major League Soccer that was on display as well.
On one side were Robbie Keane, Omar Gonzalez and Landon Donovan, guys you've probably heard of. Let's...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 7:58 PM
The Sports Xchange
Donovan: 2014 likely his final World Cup
The leading goal-scorer in the history of the U.S. national men's soccer team is preparing for his final World Cup.
Landon Donovan told ESPNFC on Monday that this summer's tournament in Brazil...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 6:11 PM
Michael Parkhurst was still playing in the German Bundesliga in December when the pairings for this summer's World Cup were announced. And he remembers few of his teammates at FC Augsburg felt the need to hide their feelings about a draw that placed...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 10:10 PM
With the U.S. in the final stretch before this summer's World Cup, Coach Juergen Klinsmann has challenged his players to step up and make a statement if they want to make the team.
Chris Wondolowski proved Saturday that he got the message, scoring goals...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 4:21 PM
A year ago, with Landon Donovan in the middle of a three-month self-exile from soccer, his future with the U.S. national team was very much in doubt.
But now, after a spectacular summer, his place on the U.S. roster for this summer's World Cup seems...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 4:55 PM
Juergen Klinsmann is nothing if not flexible.
So when most of the players in the U.S. national team pool ignored his suggestion to play in Europe to prep for this summer's World Cup, Klinsmann turned the slight into a compliment for Major League Soccer....
| Dec 28, 2013
| 8:21 PM
Herculez Gomez figures he has about five months to prove he deserves a spot on the U.S. roster for next summer's soccer World Cup. And he's measuring that 90 minutes at a time, with each game he plays providing a chance to raise his stock or drop him...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 7:17 PM
The first time Mike Magee was invited to train with the U.S. soccer national team, he was young and cocky and admits he didn't appreciate the honor.
So it's probably no surprise that it took nine years before he was asked back.
"When you're young...