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Chicharito responds to clown banner with 2 goals for Galaxy

Sep. 25, 2022 09:32 AM EDT

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Javier Hernández scored twice after San Jose fans unfurled a huge banner calling LA “clowns” and he mocked the fans for their display, leading the Galaxy over the Earthquakes 3-2 on Saturday night. Before the game, fans in the crowd of 44,200 at...

Galaxy's Brugman scores 2 goals in 4-1 win over Rapids

Sep. 18, 2022 02:17 AM EDT

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Led by Gaston Brugman’s two goals Saturday, the LA Galaxy beat the Colorado Rapids, 4-1. Brugman scored his first goal for the Galaxy (12-12-7) in the 22nd minute, assisted by Samuel Grandsir. He added a goal in the 52nd minute, assisted by Riqui Puig. ...

Mukhtar scores MLS-high 22nd goal, Galaxy ties Nashville 1-1

Sep. 10, 2022 19:34 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Hany Mukhtar scored his Major League Soccer-leading 22nd goal, but the LA Galaxy tied Nashville 1-1 on Saturday as Riqui Puig scored on a penalty kick in the ninth minute of second-half stoppage time. LA's Javier Hernández failed to convert a penalty kick...

Chicharito Panenka PK saved by Pulskamp, Galaxy ties KC 2-2

Sep. 05, 2022 00:07 AM EDT

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — John Pulskamp saved Javier Hernández's Panenka penalty kick in the seventh minute of second-half stoppage time, preserving a 2-2 draw for Sporting Kansas City against the LA Galaxy on Sunday night. In a match that included three penalty kicks, two of them...

Galaxy end road skid with 2-1 victory over Revolution

Aug. 28, 2022 22:18 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Daniel Aguirre and Javier “Chicharito” Hernández scored goals in the first 15 minutes and the Los Angeles Galaxy held on for a 2-1 victory over the New England Revolution on Sunday. Aguirre took a pass from Hernández and scored in the 4th minute to...

Joveljic helps LA Galaxy draw Seattle Sounders 3-3

Aug. 20, 2022 00:44 AM EDT

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Dejan Joveljic scored in the third minute of second-half stoppage time on a penalty kick and the LA Galaxy tied the Seattle Sounders 3-3 on Friday night. Chicharito and Victor Vazquez both scored once for the Galaxy (10-11-4). The Sounders...

Mexico, US collaboration pave way for 2026 World Cup

Aug. 19, 2022 17:24 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Forward Daniela Solis is the personification of an ever-growing connection between soccer in the United States and Mexico — one that's only going to intensify as the 2026 World Cup looms. Major League Soccer's All-Star Game against Liga MX counterparts, an...

Galaxy ride Grandsir's brace to 5-2 romp over Whitecaps

Aug. 14, 2022 00:48 AM EDT

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Samuel Grandsir scored two of Los Angeles' four first-half goals to spark the Galaxy to a 5-2 victory over the Vancouver Whitecaps on Saturday night. Grandsir, who came into the match with one goal this season, scored in the 12th minute to stake Los Angeles...

Vela gets MLS All-Stars going in 2-1 win over Liga MX

Aug. 10, 2022 23:49 PM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Dayne St. Clair entered the interview room, wearing a smile as bright as his orange goalkeeper's jersey and clutching a crystal trophy after helping the MLS All-Stars beat Liga MX. Coach Adrian Heath said slyly, “What did you win?” ...

All-Star Game highlights MLS, Liga MX partnership, rivalry

Aug. 09, 2022 18:19 PM EDT

The LA Galaxy striker better known as Chicharito would like to get away from the us-against-them storyline and instead embrace both Major League Soccer and Mexico’s Liga MX. “We need to take the best out of each league," he said. "We need to take the best out of things and not...