By DAN KARELL
With the first-placed team in town, the Los Angeles Galaxy stepped up to the opposition and produced and champion-like caliber performance.
The Galaxy defeated Real Salt Lake, 4-2, on Saturday evening, with Robbie Keane proving lethal, scoring a hat-trick of goals from the run of play to take down the Western Conference leaders. Omar Gonzalez, who recently signed a new contract to become the first ever American defender as a designated player, scored from a corner kick as well. The Galaxy’s performance earned them SBI MLS Team of the Week honors.
The Galaxy beat out the Houston Dynamo, San Jose Earthquakes, and Colorado Rapids to take this week’s honors.
What did you think of the Galaxy’s performance on Saturday? Which team stood out to you in MLS Week 25?
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