Tag: Landon Donovan

Match of the Week

*No matter what time of year, no matter what continent you’re on, on any given weekend one can catch an entertaining soccer game. The key is to know where to look. Well, look no further soccer fans — I’m starting a weekly feature that will preview (and eventually recap) the weekend’s best match. Also, consider... Read more »

Morning Links

Yesterday afternoon was a busy one in the world of soccer. I didn’t update then, so we’re getting caught up now… In an announcement that certainly surprised me (just take a look at yesterday’s morning links for proof…), [Landon Donovan has signed a new deal with the L.A. Galaxy which will keep him at the... Read more »

Morning Links

I’ll be back later on today with a full post, but here are some links to kick start your day. The US Soccer Federation announced yesterday that [the team will conclude its annual January training camp with a friendly against Honduras at the Home Depot Center](http://www.ussoccer.com/News/Mens-National-Team/2009/12/US-to-Face-Honduras-January-23.aspx). The match will take place on January 23rd —... Read more »
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Morning Links

L.A. Galaxy and U.S. National Team forward [Landon Donovan is close to signing a short-term loan deal that would send him to Everton of the English Premier League](http://soccernet.espn.go.com/news/story?id=710499&sec=mls&cc=5901). [Soccer By Ives is reporting that](http://www.soccerbyives.net/soccer_by_ives/2009/12/everton-finalizes-loan-deal-for-donovan.html) [the deal is already done](http://www.soccerbyives.net/soccer_by_ives/2009/12/la-galaxy-issue-statement-regarding-donovaneverton-move.html), despite the Galaxy issuing a statement last night that no deal has been made and [Everton... Read more »

Morning Links

Here are a few links to get your day started… Former Fire defender Diego Gutierrez may have retired as a player at the end of the 2008 season, but he didn’t leave the world of soccer when he hung up his cleats, as Charlie Corr points out [here](http://espn.go.com/chicago/columns/blog/_/post/4707778/name/corr). Check out the article to learn about... Read more »

Donovan Named MLS MVP

MLS announced this afternoon that [L.A. Galaxy forward Landon Donovan has been named league MVP](http://web.mlsnet.com/news/mls_news.jsp?ymd=20091119&content_id=7689544&vkey=pr_mls&fext=.jsp). The honor, which is the first MVP trophy in the 29-year-old’s 9-year career, comes as a precursor to Sunday night’s MLS Cup Final — when Donovan and L.A. will take on Real Salt Lake. Donovan, who had 12 goals and... Read more »
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Linked Up 10/1: Fire-Galaxy Version

Here are a few quick Fire-Galaxy themed links to start your day.  I hope to be back with another entry later on, so keep it here… The USA Today did a nice feature on Galaxy forward Landon Donovan, which you can check out here.  Donovan – who scored in the Galaxy’s 2-0 win over the... Read more »