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Galaxy Notebook: With CCL quarterfinal berth clinched, focus now on MLS stretch run

BY KAYLA KNAPP Carson, CALIF. — The Los Angeles Galaxy were paying attention to an important game last night, but it wasn’t one they were playing in. The Puerto Rico Islanders defeated Metapan 3-0 in their CONCACAF Champions League group … Continue reading »

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Juninho, Keane lead Galaxy over TFC (UPDATED)

  By KAYLA KNAPP  CARSON, Calif.—Six months ago, Toronto FC knocked the Los Angeles Galaxy out of the CONCACAF Champions League—on their turf, no less. But on Saturday night at the Home Depot Center, the Galaxy made that loss seem … Continue reading »

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Galaxy roll as Wilhelmsson stars in debut

By KAYLA KNAPP CARSON, Calif.–The newest signing for the LA Galaxy didn’t take long to pay off. Christian Wilhelmsson scored in his debut on Friday night as the Galaxy got a 2-0 win over the Colorado Rapids and moved into … Continue reading »

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Red-hot Juninho leads Galaxy over Whitecaps

Photo by ISIPhotos.com BY KAYLA KNAPP CARSON, Calif.—The Los Angeles Galaxy continued their lifetime series domination of the Vancouver Whitecaps, posting a comfortable 2-0 victory at the Home Depot Center on Saturday night. The Whitecaps have never beaten the Galaxy, … Continue reading »

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Galaxy youngsters rout Islanders in CCL action

BY KAYLA KNAPP CARSON, Calif.—Injuries, illness and a busy schedule meant a mostly reserve lineup for the Los Angeles Galaxy in their Wednesday night CONCACAF Champions League match—nine of the starters were under 23, including five rookies. But that didn’t … Continue reading »

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Teenager Villarreal provides key spark for the Galaxy

Photo by Dave Bernal/ISIPhotos.com BY KAYLA KNAPP CARSON, Calif.—It has been a wild eight months for rookie Los Angeles Galaxy midfielder Jose Villarreal. Since signing a Homegrown contract at the end of 2011, the 18-year-old California native has spent the majority of … Continue reading »

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