Landon Donovan

FILE - In this July 13, 2013, file photo, United States' Landon Donovan gestures after scoring on a penalty kick during the first half of a CONCACAF Gold Cup soccer game against Cuba  in Sandy, Utah. Donovan will be surrounded by a relatively youthful roster for the United States' exhibition against Ecuador in Connecticut on Friday, when he is set to make his 157th and final international appearance. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)

Donovan surrounded by youth for Ecuador exhibition

Landon Donovan will be surrounded by a relatively youthful roster for the United States’ exhibition against Ecuador in Connecticut on Friday, when he is set to make his 157th and final international appearance. The 32-year-old […]

10/06/2014

Donovan breaks record, Galaxy beat Toronto FC 3-0

Landon Donovan broke the MLS career assists record with 136 and Robbie Keane scored two first-half goals in the Los Angeles Galaxy’ 3-0 victory over Toronto FC on Saturday night. The Galaxy (17-5-9) moved alone […]

10/06/2014

Los Angeles Galaxy's Landon Donovan controls the ball against D.C. United during an MLS soccer match on Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, in Carson, Calif. The Galaxy won 4-1. (AP Photo/Danny Moloshok)

Galaxy scores 3 1st-half goals, beats United 4-1

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Alan Gordon scored in the second minute, Landon Donovan added another, and the Los Angeles Galaxy beat D.C. United 4-1 on Wednesday night. Los Angeles (12-5-7) won its third straight game […]

08/28/2014

Los Angeles Galaxy forward Landon Donovan, widely considered as America's best ever footballer, announces he will retire at the end of the MLS season, at a news conference at StubHub Center in Carson, Calif., Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014.   "I feel incredibly blessed and lucky to have played a role in the remarkable growth of MLS and US Soccer during my playing career," Donovan said in a statement on his Facebook page.  (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

Donovan to play final match for US team in Oct.

  CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Landon Donovan says he will make his final appearance for the U.S. national team Oct. 10 in a friendly against Ecuador. Donovan announced the plan Tuesday. Donovan is the top […]

08/26/2014

In this Aug. 6, 2014, photo, Los Angeles Galaxy forward Landon Donovan reacts on the pitch after he scored the winning goal of the MLS All-Star match against Bayern Munich in Portland, Ore. Donovan said Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014 that he is retiring from professional soccer at the end of the MLS season. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Donovan, Sarvas score; L.A. beats Vancouver 2-0

  CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Landon Donovan and Marcelo Sarvas scored to give theLos Angeles Galaxy a 2-0 victory over the Vancouver Whitecaps on Saturday night. Los Angeles (11-5-7) held Vancouver (7-5-12) scoreless in two of its three matchups this […]

08/24/2014

Los Angeles Galaxy forward Landon Donovan, widely considered as America's best ever footballer, announces he will retire at the end of the MLS season, at a news conference at StubHub Center in Carson, Calif., Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014.   "I feel incredibly blessed and lucky to have played a role in the remarkable growth of MLS and US Soccer during my playing career," Donovan said in a statement on his Facebook page.  (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

Landon Donovan says he’ll retire after season

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — A year after Landon Donovan returned to soccer, he realized he had lost his passion for the sport again. This time, the best player in American history decided to walk away […]

08/07/2014

A Brazuca, the official soccer ball of the 2014 World Cup, sits on a cone, during a training session at the Santa Cruz Stadium in Ribeirao Preto, Brazil, Tuesday, June 10, 2014. (AP Photo/David Vincent)

ESPN: Donovan to analyze US team during World Cup

LOS ANGELES (AP) — ESPN has hired Landon Donovan to offer commentary on the U.S. soccer team he was cut from just before the World Cup. The all-time American leader in goals and assists, the […]

06/11/2014

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