Category Archives: MLS Cup

MLS Cup: Dejected Dynamo look back on season positively despite loss in final

By FRANCO PANIZO CARSON, Calif. — Minutes before the Los Angeles Galaxy blasted music and opened bottles of beer in their locker room at the Home Depot Center, the Houston Dynamo sat in theirs with glum faces and blank stares. The … Continue reading »

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MLS Cup: Galaxy relish the journey to MLS Cup title

   By ADAM SERRANO CARSON, Calif. – It was a celebration three years in the making.  The Galaxy may have been crowned MLS Cup Champions with a 1-0 victory over the Houston Dynamo on Sunday night, but it is the journey that … Continue reading »

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MLS Cup: Donovan returns to form with MVP performance

 Photo by Michael Janosz/ISIphotos.com By THOMAS FLOYD CARSON, Calif. – Landon Donovan, it would appear, has a knack for timing. While struggling with various ailments, including a particularly troublesome quadriceps strain, the Los Angeles Galaxy captain notched just one goal … Continue reading »

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DP trio carries Galaxy to third MLS Cup

  Photo by Michael Janosz/ISIphotos.com By AVI CREDITOR CARSON, Calif. — No Major League Soccer team with a Designated Player had won an MLS Cup prior to Sunday night. In one defining moment, three DPs combined to buck that trend. … Continue reading »

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MLS Cup 2011: Match Night Commentary

  The Los Angeles Galaxy and Houston Dynamo will do battle tonight as they each search for their third MLS Cup titles in tonight's 2011 MLS Cup Final (9pm, ESPN). The Galaxy come in as the heavy favorites, playing at … Continue reading »

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MLS Cup Preview: Galaxy boasts pedigree, Dynamo carries momentum

 Photo by Michael Janosz/ISIphotos.com By THOMAS FLOYD CARSON, Calif. – Ever since the participants in Sunday's MLS Cup booked their tickets to the season's grand finale two weeks ago, the Los Angeles Galaxy has been widely pegged as one of … Continue reading »

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