Author Archives: Kayla Knapp

Sounders ready for a monumental task against injury-hit Galaxy

The Seattle Sounders face a three-goal deficit heading into the second leg of their Western Conference finals series vs. the Los Angeles Galaxy, but injuries to the Galaxy could help Seattle in their quest to pull off the improbable comeback. Continue reading »

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Galaxy overwhelm Sounders in 3-0 West finals romp

The Los Angeles Galaxy were too much for the Seattle Sounders in Sunday’s West final opener, with Robbie Keane leading the way in a blowout win at Home Depot Center Continue reading »

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MLS Western Conference Finals Preview: Galaxy vs. Sounders

The Los Angeles Galaxy and Seattle Sounders square off in the Western Conference finals, which kick off on Sunday night at Home Depot Center. Continue reading »

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Keane double helps Galaxy eliminate Earthquakes

BY KAYLA KNAPP SAN JOSE, CALIF.—Red-hot striker Robbie Keane scored twice as the Los Angeles Galaxy knocked the San Jose Earthquakes out of the MLS playoffs on Wednesday night. The Supporters’ Shield winners fell flat in their most important match … Continue reading »

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Galaxy aim to hand Earthquakes first loss at Buck Shaw in playoff decider tonight

No team in MLS was able to post a victory against the San Jose Earthquakes at Buck Shaw Stadium this year, but the LA Galaxy will have to become the first in order to keep their MLS Cup hopes alive tonight Continue reading »

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Late Bernardez blast helps Earthquakes beat Galaxy in West semifinal opener

The San Jose Earthquakes went to Home Depot Center in search of a Western Conference semifinal first leg victory, and Victor Bernardez helped deliver that win with a long-range blast in stoppage time to down the LA Galaxy. Continue reading »

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MLS Playoff Preview: Earthquakes vs. Galaxy

Heated rivals and California foes Los Angeles and San Jose square off in what is shaping up to be one of the most exciting match-ups of the MLS playoff conference semifinals. Continue reading »

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Donovan and Magee lead Galaxy rally to Knockout Round win

The Vancouver Whitecaps looked like they might hold on for a surprising playoff upset, but Mike Magee and Landon Donovan stepped up in the second half to lead an LA Galaxy rally as the defending champions advanced to the West semifinals with a victory. Continue reading »

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