Landon Donovan leads the week's scorers, and we look ahead to the MLS bye frenzy
There was big news yesterday, with David Beckham retiring from the sport of soccer football and Landon Donovan getting left off the United States national team roster. We've got a roundup of the stories.
Omar Gonzalez has been called into Jurgen Klinsmann's side for the upcoming United States training camp, but Landon Donovan stays home.
Landon Donovan had two assists and a goal as the LA Galaxy ran over the Union with their ground game. It was impressive to watch in what had to be a statement game for the Galaxy star.
Apparently, his return to the LA Galaxy starting lineup hasn't been enough to convince Jürgen Klinsmann to call him in.
The LA Galaxy didn't have much for the Houston Dynamo who managed to squeak in a goal on Andrew Drivers' near post goal. The opportunities were there, but LA simply couldn't capitalize.
Landon Donovan and Robbie Keane have been held from full practice this week, but they will be available for selection when the LA Galaxy kick off against Real Salt Lake.
A look at the story lines that emerged from the Galaxy defeat of Kansas City, as well as previews of today's MLS match-ups.