Stories tagged: Landon Donovan
Thu., Sept. 8, 2016, 7:04 p.m.
Landon Donovan appears set to rejoin L.A. Galaxy
Landon Donovan is returning to the Los Angeles Galaxy, ending a 21-month retirement to suit up for his Major League Soccer team for at least the rest of this season.
Mon., Dec. 8, 2014
Donovan goes out as MLS champ
CARSON, Calif. – Landon Donovan is retiring as a champion, thanks to one brilliant goal by Robbie Keane. Keane scored on a breakaway in the 111th minute, and Donovan won …
Sun., Dec. 7, 2014
Galaxy in alignment
Everything is in place for a Hollywood ending to Landon Donovan’s career. Donovan and the LA Galaxy are playing for the MLS Cup title on their home field today. League …
Mon., Nov. 10, 2014
Marshawn Lynch Rushed for 140 yards and a career-high four touchdowns in Seahawks’ 38-17 victory over Giants.
Sun., Oct. 19, 2014, 10:18 p.m.
Sounders tie Galaxy, keep Shield in sights
Clint Dempsey and Lamar Neagle scored in the second half, rallying the Seattle Sounders to a 2-2 tie with the L.A. Galaxy on Sunday night.
Sun., Oct. 19, 2014
Top spot in MLS down to Sounders-Galaxy
CARSON, Calif. – Landon Donovan is trying to save his nostalgia for November – and hopefully December, too. The most accomplished player in MLS history figures he would be more …
Sat., Oct. 11, 2014
Donovan nearly scores in final match with U.S. team
Landon Donovan nearly scored in his 157th and final appearance with the U.S. national team, hitting a post in the 25th minute of the Americans’ 1-1 tie against Ecuador in …
Wed., Oct. 8, 2014
Landon Donovan to captain U.S. in national team finale
Landon Donovan will captain the United States on Friday in his national team finale. U.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann said Tuesday the 32-year-old Los Angeles Galaxy forward will start and play …
Fri., Aug. 8, 2014
Landon Donovan says he’ll retire after MLS season
A year after Landon Donovan returned to soccer, he realized he had lost his passion for the sport again. This time, the best player in American history decided to walk …
Mon., June 30, 2014
World Cup notes: Omar Gonzalez happy to rejoin U.S. soccer lineup
Landon Donovan is still playing a role for the U.S. World Cup team: supporting defender Omar Gonzalez, his Los Angeles Galaxy teammate. After injuring his left knee during a Major …
Sun., May 25, 2014
Grip on Sports: The great sports divide in America
Friday: Did you ever think you would see the day when the announcement of the U.S. team for the upcoming World Cup would cause a controversy? If you are under …
Tue., Sept. 10, 2013, 9:58 p.m.
US clinches World Cup berth, beats Mexico 2-0
For more than two hours, the red-white-and-blue-clad crowd stood and sang “Dos a cero! Dos a cero!” over and over and over.
Thu., Aug. 29, 2013
Donovan to stay in U.S.
Forward Landon Donovan signed a multiyear contract extension with the Los Angeles Galaxy, keeping the high-scoring U.S. national team star with his MLS club. The Galaxy announced the deal Wednesday …
Thu., July 25, 2013
Donovan leads U.S. into Gold Cup final
ARLINGTON, Texas – By even the very high standards of coach Jurgen Klinsmann, Landon Donovan is regaining top form after taking a break from the national team. Donovan scored two …
UPDATED: Wed., July 24, 2013, 9:46 p.m.
Donovan’s 2 goals lead U.S. into Gold Cup final
Landon Donovan scored two goals and set up another, and the United States beat Honduras 3-1 on Wednesday night to advance to the CONCACAF Gold Cup final.
Mon., Feb. 18, 2013
Canceled Olympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius’ track career was put on hold indefinitely Sunday because of his murder charge, reinforcing the possibility that the double-amputee Olympian might never run again competitively …
Tue., Jan. 22, 2013
Donovan to return
Landon Donovan plans to return for his ninth season with the Los Angeles Galaxy after spending several weeks weighing whether to call it quits, Galaxy coach Bruce Arena said Monday. …
Fri., June 25, 2010
Donovan soaks up spotlight
IRENE, South Africa – The words came haltingly, then not at all, as Landon Donovan tried to explain how much the goal meant to him. He’s the greatest player the …