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Portland Timbers player evaluations vs. Los Angeles Galaxy second match

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I'm sure that Jake Gleeson would have liked a better result after effectively earning the Timbers' starting goalkeeper job and seeing his main competition transferred away. Unfortunately, the first 12 minutes are ones that I'm sure he'd love to have...

Galaxy strike quickly & Timbers can't fully overcome deficit in 2 to 1 loss

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The Portland Timbers brought a ton of confidence and a 9 match unbeaten streak into their match with the Los Angeles Galaxy. However, the road side struck with 2 goals in 11 minutes, and while the Timbers showed spirit to fight back and even add a goal of their own before the break, they couldn't overcome the early deficit.

Timbers sleepwalk through match, bounced out of U.S. Open Cup by Galaxy 1 to 0

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The Portland Timbers were hoping to right some of the unfortunate luck they've had in the U.S. Open Cup over the years with a home match versus the Los Angeles Galaxy, and the ability to host the next round match with win. Unfortunately, an early goal from the Galaxy and a lackluster effort were enough to doom the Timbers as the Galaxy advanced to the next round.

Major League Soccer

What happens next for Robbie Keane?

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The LA Galaxy face a situation with Robbie Keane in a contract year. Not signing Keane to a new deal would be a major step back for the MLS team.

Goals always count for MLS Player of the Week

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If you want to win the MLS Player of the Week award, make sure you score the most goals no matter how they go in or how weak the opponent.

MLS Ticker: Borchers, Dwyer and more

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The defending MLS Cup champions have suffered a big hit defensively, while there has been confirmed interest in one of the league's top strikers.

The Portland Timbers announced on Monday that defender Nat Borchers will undergo surgery to repair a ruptured Achilles tendon after leaving Saturday's 2-1 loss against the LA Galaxy prior to halftime.

Bruce Arena vs soccer analytics

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LA Galaxy coach Bruce Arena takes a shot at soccer analytics by pointing to the score board as what matters in soccer.

Does the LA Galaxy take the US Open Cup seriously?

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On the night and playing in an auxiliary stadium, LA decided winning their US Open Cup quarterfinal was worth it, but does that change anything?

MLS Disciplinary Committee adds to De Jong suspension; fines Villa

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Nigel de Jong has earned the ire of the MLS Disciplinary Committee once again, as the LA Galaxy star is set for another suspension.

MLS announced on Wednesday that de Jong will serve an additionalone game suspension for his red card last week, and will now sit out a total of two games.

Robbie Keane still matters for the Galaxy

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The difference Robbie Keane makes for the LA Galaxy is clear, even if it's no longer true for the Republic of Ireland.

SBI Question of the Day: What's your reaction to De Jong red card?

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By now MLS is well aware of Nigel de Jong, specifically his physical and sometimes violent temperament on the field.The veteran Dutch midfielder made headlines once again on Monday night, earning himself a straight red card for a late challenge on Vancouver Whitecaps attacker Blas Perez.

Should the Galaxy play for the Open Cup?

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The LA Galaxy have a history with the US Open Cup, but recently it's been a quick exit before the quarterfinals.

MLS game scores 1 million viewers for first time since 2008

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Saturday night's broadcast of San Jose Earthquakes against LA Galaxy averaged 1 million viewers on Univision, the first time that MLS has hit that number since 2008.

The broadcast of the California Clasico was the first MLS match televised live on Univision since 1999. No regular season or post-season MLS game has ever drawn those viewing numbers on Spanish-language television.

MLS game scores 1 million viewers for first time since 2008

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Saturday night's broadcast of San Jose Earthquakes against LA Galaxy averaged 1 million viewers on Univision, the first time that MLS has hit that number since 2008.

The broadcast of the California Clasico was the first MLS match televised live on Univision since 1999. No regular season or post-season MLS game has ever drawn those viewing numbers on Spanish-language television.

Rowe's heroics preserve Galaxy tie against Rapids

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Brian Rowe was a man on a mission in net on Wednesday night, while the Galaxy attack continued its struggles in front of goal.

The LA Galaxy and Colorado Rapids played to a 0-0 tie at StubHub Center, as both sides failed to find a way past the opposing goalkeeper.

MLS Ticker: Revolution stadium, Rogers and more

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After spending its entire MLS tenure at Gillette Stadium, the New England Revolution are actively looking for a more suitable home, and they may have found a location.

Revolution owner Robert Kraft and the team are in talks with the University of Massachusetts over a plot of land currently owned by university in Dorchester.

Moor nods TFC past Galaxy

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Toronto FC continued to keep the top of the Eastern Conference table a tight race with a home win on Saturday nightin a inter-conference clash with the LA Galaxy.

DrewMoor's second half finish earned TFC the 1-0 win against the Galaxy, pulling the Canadian side into fifth place in the East.

U.S. Open Cup draw: Sounders will go on road for 5th round

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If they win they would remain on the road for the quarterfinals.

Thursday's regional draw for the 5th Round of the Open Cup first lumped the 14 remaining MLS sides and 2 NASL teams into geographic groups. Seattle Sounders FC were in the West with potential pairings of LA Galaxy, Portland Timbers and Real Salt Lake.

LA Galaxy 2016 adidas Throwback Shirt

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The LA Galaxy warmed-up for Friday night's 0-0 draw against Sporting KC in special edition [...]

MLS Weekend Rewind: Week 13

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The Montreal Impact fended off one of the Western Conferences best sides on Saturday, defeating the LA Galaxy, while New York City FC continued their struggles against Orlando City SC.

Here's a closer look at all of this past weekend's MLS action:

Alhaji Kamara's first goal for D.

Drogba strikes as Montreal sink Galaxy

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Montreal (AFP) Didier Drogba scored an injury-time winner as the Montreal Impact downed the Los Angeles Galaxy 3-2 to maintain their place near the top of Major League Soccer's Eastern Conference standings.

Drogba's goal in the fourth minute of injury time came after a terrible blunder by Galaxy goalkeeper Brian Rowe, who allowed the former Chelsea striker's long-range freekick to squirt from his grasp and into the net.

Drogba strikes as Montreal sink Galaxy

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Montreal (AFP) Didier Drogba scored an injury-time winner as the Montreal Impact downed the Los Angeles Galaxy 3-2 to maintain their place near the top of Major League Soccer's Eastern Conference standings.

Drogba's goal in the fourth minute of injury time came after a terrible blunder by Galaxy goalkeeper Brian Rowe, who allowed the former Chelsea striker's long-range freekick to squirt from his grasp and into the net.

Drogba, Impact stun Galaxy with stoppage-time winner

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Didier Drogba's pleasure proved to be Brian Rowe's misfortune on Saturday night at Stade Saputo.

The Montreal Impact captured a last-second victory, 3-2, against the LA Galaxy courtesy of the Ivorian's stoppage time goal in the 94th minute of play.

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Early finishes push Galaxy past Timbers on the road

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While the Portland Timbers looked the better side at times on Saturday afternoon, a pair of early defensive lapses halted the team's nine-match unbeaten streak at Providence Park.

First-half finishes from Robbie Keane and Gyasi Zardes led the LA Galaxy past the Timbers, 2-1, bringing their winning streak to four and extending their overall unbeaten run to six matches.

Second half surge lifts Galaxy past Sounders, into USOC semifinals

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Through 76 minutes, the Seattle Sounders were nurturing a one-goal lead with a U.S. Open Cup semifinal berth on the line. However, a late surge from the LA Galaxy added further misery to what has been a trying Sounders season.

Giovani dos Santos began the run before Sebastian Lletget added two of his own, as the Galaxy toppled the Sounders, 4-2, in Wednesday's USOC quarterfinal.

U.S. U-20 defender Hugo Arellano signs with LA Galaxy II

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U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team defender Hugo Arellano has been a part of the LA Galaxy system at the academy level. Now, Arellano is set to officially make the jump to the professional level.

LA Galaxy II announced on Monday that Arellano has signed with the USL clubafter previously representing the LA Galaxy Academy.

Robbie Keane does it again as Galaxy top Sounders

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SEATTLE Some things never change. Robbie Keane takes the field against the Seattle Sounders and scores. The calendar turns to July, and Bruce Arena's LA Galaxy start racking up wins. The Sounders get shut out.

Keane provided all the scoring the Galaxy needed on Saturday afternoon in just the 15th minute,beating defender Joevin Jones to a short cross from a softly-marked Gyasi Zardes and poking a shot off the crossbar and past goalkeeper Stefan Frei.

Galaxy overcome de Jong dismissal to top Whitecaps

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The LA Galaxy entered Monday's clash with the Vancouver Whitecaps winless in their last seven matches. The performances of the club's biggest names ushered them back into the win column, even as one of them saw redfor another dangerous foul

Robbie Keane provided the opening goal while Steven Gerrard added a pair of assists to lead the Galaxy to a 2-0 victory over the Whitecaps on Tuesday at the StubHub Center.

Early finish gives Galaxy win against Timbers

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On a night where chances were hard to come by, the LA Galaxy made the most of their early opportunity to find the back of the net.

Raul Mendiola's finish in the fifth minute gave the Galaxy a 1-0 win against the Portland Timbers in the U.S. Open Cup, setting up a quarterfinals matchup against the Seattle Sounders on July 20.

Barrett scores late to earn Earthquakes tie against Galaxy

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The Cali Clasico tends to be one of MLS' most compelling rivalries, and Saturday's chapter proved no different.

Chad Barrett's 90th minute equalizer earned the San Jose Earthquakes a 1-1 draw against the rival LA Galaxy in front of over50,000 fans at Stanford Stadium.

Galaxy and Sporting KC crawl to scoreless draw

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Cheers turned to yawns on Thursday night as the LA Galaxy and Sporting Kansas City struggled to a goalless draw before 19,651 enthusiastic, if disappointed, fans.

While the two teams are only three points apart in the Western Conference standings, they were two teams heading in opposite directions going into the match.

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US into Copa last four after Dempsey strikes

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Seattle (AFP) Clint Dempsey struck again as the United States powered through to the semi-finals of the Copa America Centenario in a stormy 2-0 win over Ecuador that saw both sides finish with 10 men.

Dempsey scored his third goal in as many games for Jurgen Klinsmann's side at CenturyLink Field, pouncing on 22 minutes before setting up a second for Los Angeles Galaxy forward Gyasi Zardes in the 65th minute.

US into Copa last four after Dempsey strikes

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Seattle (AFP) Clint Dempsey struck again as the United States powered through to the semi-finals of the Copa America Centenario in a stormy 2-0 win over Ecuador that saw both sides finish with 10 men.

Dempsey scored his third goal in as many games for Jurgen Klinsmann's side at CenturyLink Field, pouncing on 22 minutes before setting up a second for Los Angeles Galaxy forward Gyasi Zardes in the 65th minute.

USA down Ecuador 2-1 to reach Copa Centenario semis

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Seattle (AFP) Clint Dempsey struck again as the United States powered through to the semi-finals of the Copa America Centenario in a stormy 2-0 win over Ecuador that saw both sides finish with 10 men.

Dempsey scored his third goal in as many games for Jurgen Klinsmann's side at CenturyLink Field, pouncing on 22 minutes before setting up a second for Los Angeles Galaxy forward Gyasi Zardes in the 65th minute.

USA down Ecuador 2-1 to reach Copa Centenario semis

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Seattle (AFP) Clint Dempsey struck again as the United States powered through to the semi-finals of the Copa America Centenario in a stormy 2-0 win over Ecuador that saw both sides finish with 10 men.

Dempsey scored his third goal in as many games for Jurgen Klinsmann's side at CenturyLink Field, pouncing on 22 minutes before setting up a second for Los Angeles Galaxy forward Gyasi Zardes in the 65th minute.

Warhorse Keane looks for one last battle at Euro 2016

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Dublin (AFP) Robbie Keane faces a race against time to prove his fitness as the Republic of Ireland's record goal-scorer eyes a glorious last hurrah at Euro 2016.

Keane missed Ireland's two friendlies against Switzerland and Slovakia in March after being forced to withdraw from the squad with a knee injury suffered while playing for LA Galaxy.

Warhorse Keane looks for one last battle at Euro 2016

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Dublin (AFP) Robbie Keane faces a race against time to prove his fitness as the Republic of Ireland's record goal-scorer eyes a glorious last hurrah at Euro 2016.

Keane missed Ireland's two friendlies against Switzerland and Slovakia in March after being forced to withdraw from the squad with a knee injury suffered while playing for LA Galaxy.

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Major Link Soccer - The LA Galaxy Keep It Classy

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Seattle advances in the US Open Cup, LA takes a cheap shot, and Lionel Messi needs a new razor.

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Happy Copa day everybody! The big news is obviously that the US will be playing Ecuador tonight right here in CenturyLink. Unfortunately, Deandre's one and only red card in his time with the USMNT means that he will be missing the opportunity to play here at home.

U.S. Open Cup Fourth Round Preview (Day One)

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The fourth round of the 2016 U.S. Open Cup gets underway Tuesday evening, as Major League Soccer teams come into the fray.

In Portland, the only all-MLS match of the round takes place as the Timbers host the San Jose Earthquakes. Elsewhere, the Colorado Rapids will face an in-state rival in a rematch of last year's Fourth Round matchup, while Real Salt Lake will look to end the Wilmington Hammerheads' impressive run.

Match Day 16: Heading into the Break

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Sporting Kansas City will play their 16th game of the season tomorrow, and their final game before the Copa America break that the league is taking. After tomorrow, Sporting's next game is on the 15th against Minnesota in the US Open Cup and their next league game is Sunday June 19th against FC Dallas.