Major League Soccer Best XI 2011: Four LA Galaxy Players Named To First Team

After compiling one of the best regular seasons in MLS history, the Los Angeles Galaxy were rewarded with a league best four players being named to the Best XI by a vote of media, players and clubs. Landon Donovan, David Beckham, Omar Gonzalez and Todd Dunivant formed the backbone of the midfield and defense, respectively, for a Galaxy team that posted 67 points and a goal-difference of +20.

The team included three defenders, five midfielders and two forwards. Also included on the team were Seattle Sounders goalkeeper of the year finalist Kasey Keller; MVP finalists Brad Davis, Dwayne De Rosario and Brek Shea; Defender of the Year runner-up Jamison Olave; and Golden Boot runner-up Chris Wondolowski. Thierry Henry also made the team for the first time.

Goalkeeper - Kasey Keller (Seattle Sounders FC)

Defender - Todd Dunivant (LA Galaxy)

Defender - Omar Gonzalez (LA Galaxy)

Defender - Jamison Olave (Real Salt Lake)

Midfielder - David Beckham (LA Galaxy)

Midfielder - Brad Davis (Houston Dynamo)

Midfielder - Dwayne De Rosario (D.C. United)

Midfielder - Landon Donovan (LA Galaxy)

Midfielder - Brek Shea (FC Dallas)

Forward - Thierry Henry (New York Red Bulls)

Forward - Chris Wondolowski (San Jose Earthquakes)

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