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Chicharito helps LA Galaxy tie Houston Dynamo 1-1

Sep. 16, 2021 01:07 AM EDT

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Javier “Chicharito” Hernández Balcázar scored his 12th goal of the season to help the LA Galaxy tie the Houston Dynamo 1-1 on Wednesday night. Chicharito pulled the Galaxy (11-8-5) even in the 61st minute, heading home Dejan Joveljic's entry...

MLS edges Liga MX on penalty kicks at MLS All-Star Game

Aug. 26, 2021 10:45 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ricardo Pepi grew up straddling the ever-dwindling divide between Mexican and American soccer. The Texas native who mostly watched Mexican teams as a kid is now a first-time MLS All-Star for FC Dallas, and both national teams have been chasing the 18-year-old prodigy's...

Friendliest rivals: MLS, Liga MX meet in All-Star Game in LA

Aug. 24, 2021 20:08 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Major League Soccer and Liga MX both realize they’re more powerful as partners than rivals. Although many of their best players will face each other Wednesday night in downtown Los Angeles at the MLS All-Star Game, North America's top two leagues...

LA Galaxy add F Dejan Joveljić from Eintracht Frankfurt

Aug. 05, 2021 22:22 PM EDT

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — The LA Galaxy have acquired forward Dejan Joveljić from Eintracht Frankfurt of the German Bundesliga. The five-time MLS champion Galaxy announced a 4 1/2-year deal Thursday for the 21-year-old Joveljić, who will hold an MLS U22 Initiative roster...

LA Story: Vela, Chicharito highlight MLS All-Star roster

Aug. 04, 2021 13:07 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Mexican stars Carlos Vela and Chicharito Hernandez, Gold Cup goalkeeping standout Matt Turner and 17-year-old Cade Cowell are among the 28 players on the Major League Soccer All-Star Game roster announced Wednesday. The MLS All-Stars will face a team of...

Raveloson helps Galaxy rally, tie Real Salt Lake 2-2

Jul. 22, 2021 00:30 AM EDT

SANDY, Utah (AP) — Rayan Raveloson scored for the third consecutive game to help the LA Galaxy to a 2-2 tie with Real Salt Lake on Wednesday night. Julian Araujo played a high ball to the center of the area and Raveloson, at the top of the 6-yard box, scored on a...

Russell, Shelton score late, Sporting KC beats Galaxy 2-0

Jul. 05, 2021 00:52 AM EDT

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Johnny Russell scored in the 81st minute and Khiry Shelton added a stoppage-time goal to help Sporting Kansas City beat the LA Galaxy 2-0 on Sunday night. Russell had a hard left-footed shot saved, but it returned directly at him and he poked a...

Chicharito scores 2 goals, Galaxy beat Quakes 3-1

Jun. 27, 2021 00:16 AM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Javier “Chicharito” Hernández scored two goals and the LA Galaxy beat the San Jose Earthquakes 3-1 in the Cali Clasico on Saturday night. Hernández opened the scoring in the 11th minute with a charging run through the center of the area and...