LA GALAXY

  • Manchester United bury LA Galaxy 70 in Van Gaal's debut July 24, 2014

    Pasadena, California: Although Louis van Gaal intends to restore Manchester United to their former international glory, even the veteran coach was impressed when his new club scored a virtual touchdown at the Rose Bowl. United made an impressive debut under Van Gaal on Wednesday night, with Wayne Rooney scoring twice late...
  • David Beckham back in Miami eyeing a MLS team November 14, 2013

    Retired English soccer star David Beckham toured potential stadium sites in Miami on Wednesday, signaling he is forging ahead with his interest in owning a new Major League franchise in the United States. It was the second time in five months that Beckham, a former star with Manchester United, Real...
  • Beckham picks Miami for MLS franchise: Source October 30, 2013

    Miami: Retired England soccer star David Beckham has chosen Miami for a new US Major League Soccer expansion team, a source familiar with the negotiations said on Tuesday. The former England captain who retired earlier this year after stints with Manchester United, Real Madrid and the MLS club LA Galaxy, had...
  • David Beckham 'lost focus', says Ferguson October 3, 2013

    London: Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson has said that his onetime star midfielder David Beckham had "lost focus" following his marriage to pop star Victoria Adams of the Spice Girls. Ferguson, who retired as United manager at the end of last season following a trophyladen stint of nearly 27 years...
  • Juventus go down to LA Galaxy in Los Angeles August 4, 2013

    Los Angeles: Landon Donovan and Robbie Keane scored second half goals as the Los Angeles Galaxy surprised Juventus with a 31 victory on Saturday night in the International Champions Cup tournament. Omar Gonzalez scored in the first half, before Keane's pass set up US national team striker Donovan on the hour...
  • Gay soccer player Robbie Rogers joins LA Galaxy May 25, 2013

    Los Angeles: Robbie Rogers is joining the Los Angeles Galaxy of Major League Soccer in another step by openly gay athletes in professional sports. He told The Associated Press his fears about returning to soccer were eased by the strong support he received from family, fans and players, including Galaxy...
  • David Beckham gave major boost to American game May 17, 2013

    Miami: David Beckham's impact on soccer always went well beyond his performances on the field and nowhere was that more evident than in the United States where he became the sport's first household name since Pele. Beckham's two Major League Soccer titles are unlikely to feature near the top of...
  • David Beckham joins PSG, pledges to donate salary February 1, 2013

    Paris: In a dazzling career filled with riches and titles, David Beckham is taking his globetrotting soccer tour to one of the most alluring destinations of all. The 37yearold midfielder signed a fivemonth contract with Paris SaintGermain on Thursday, and has agreed to essentially play for free. He will donate...
  • David Beckham helping LA Galaxy in Kaka bid December 1, 2012

    Los Angeles: David Beckham has been helping LA Galaxy in their bid to sign Brazilian playmaker Kaka from Real Madrid as his replacement, the Major League Soccer club's owner said on Friday. Kaka recently expressed interest in a future move to MLS and on Friday Tim Leiweke, president of Galaxy's...
  • Beckham has plenty of options on the table November 29, 2012

    David Beckham says he has received a number of offers after he revealed he plans to leave Major League Soccer club the Los Angeles Galaxy, although a move back to England looks unlikely. The former England captain is leaving Galaxy after six seasons following the MLS Cup final against the...
  • Paris St Germain rule out Beckham move November 21, 2012

    Paris: Paris St Germain have ruled out a move for David Beckham after the former England midfielder announced he was leaving LA Galaxy after next month's Major League Soccer Cup final. Beckham has said he has plenty of "exciting opportunities" to consider once his sixyear playing career with the LA Galaxy...
  • Where next for Beckham after LA Galaxy exit? November 20, 2012

    Miami: Former England captain David Beckham, hailed as a success for soccer in the United States, will say his farewell to LA Galaxy in next month's MLS Cup final with one more mission yet to accomplish. It was only in January that Beckham signed a new deal with the Galaxy...
  • Beckham to leave LA Galaxy after MLS Cup final November 20, 2012

    Former England captain David Beckham will leave LA Galaxy after next month's Major League Soccer (MLS) Cup final but said he intended to continue with his playing career. The 37yearold midfielder, who has been linked with a move to Australia's ALeague, said in a statement: "I've had an incredibly special time...
  • ALeague not giving up on David Beckham November 17, 2012

    Sydney: Australia soccer chief David Gallop was not surprised David Beckham's management denied he had any interest in playing in the ALeague but said that did not mean there was no possibility of it happening. Football Federation Australia (FFA) said on Friday they had been approached by the former England...
  • 5050 chance to play 2014 World Cup: Donovan October 23, 2012

    Landon Donovan the alltime top goalscorer for the United States says he is unsure whether he will feature in the 2014 World Cup finals for his country, rating his chances at 50/50. Donovan, 30, has suffered from a number of injuries in the past year and has played in...
  • Beckham signs new 2year deal with LA Galaxy January 19, 2012

    London: Resisting the lure of Paris for the sake of his family, David Beckham pledged his future to America's Major League Soccer on Wednesday by signing a new twoyear contract with the Los Angeles Galaxy. The 36yearold midfielder had been courted by leading clubs across Europe in the months before his...
  • Close to finalising return to Milan, says Beckham October 5, 2009

    London: England midfielder David Beckham is close to clinching a return to AC Milan for a second loan spell, he was quoted as saying in an interview on Sunday. "There are other options available but none that will stop me going to Milan," the LA Galaxy player told The Mail on...
  • David Beckham accused of onfield strangling September 15, 2009

    New Delhi: Los Angeles Galaxy and Milan midfielder and marquee player David Beckham has allegedly been accused of strangling Dallas player Daniel Hernandez, when the two sides met on the weekend. According to TMW and Repubblica.it, Beckham allegedly put his hands around the neck of Hernandez, in an altercation that happened...
  • Beckham wants Milan return in January: Report August 14, 2009

    New Delhi: Los Angeles Galaxy midfielder David Beckham could return to the Italian top flight this winter as he targets a fourth World Cup participation next year. Beckham wants in fact to play again for Milan as the Italian club are trying to secure a second consecutive loan deal with Galaxy. This...
  • Barcelona win friendly against LA Galaxy August 3, 2009

    New Delhi: The crowd of nearly 94,000 on hand at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena was the largest to watch a soccer game in the United States since the 1994 World Cup. They were treated to an entertaining match between Barcelona and the Los Angeles Galaxy, one that may have seen...
  • All's quiet in BeckhamDonovan war of words July 14, 2009

    New Delhi: It hasn't been long since David Beckham returned to his MLS club LA Galaxy but he's been making the news since after his teammate Landon Donovan questioned his commitment. But just as it appeared that a storm was in the making it seems to have tapered off. Even though Donovan...
  • Donovan slams Beckham, calls him 'bad teammate' July 3, 2009

    New York: David Beckham has become a bad teammate on the Los Angeles Galaxy, according to Landon Donovan. "All that we care about at a minimum is that he committed himself to us," Donovan was quoted as saying in an excerpt of Grant Wahl's book The Beckham Experiment, scheduled for publication...
  • Beckham wants Milan return despite Ancelotti departure June 16, 2009

    New Delhi: David Beckham recently returned to the United States of America, to rejoin his MLS outfit Los Angeles Galaxy following a sixmonth loan period at Milan in Italy. The Englishman enjoyed his time so much with the Rossoneri that soon after returning back to the US, he declared that he...
  • Beckham to scrap LA Galaxy return: Report May 8, 2009

    New Delhi: AC Milan midfielder David Beckham may not head back to Los Angeles Galaxy at the end of term as his legal team are reportedly working on a way of rescinding his contract in the USA. La Gazzetta Dello Sport claims the English international is so in love with Calcio...
  • Beckham to stay with AC Milan till June March 10, 2009

    Milan: David Beckham is leaving his options open when he finishes the Major League Soccer season with Los Angeles Galaxy in November, the former England captain said on Sunday. The 33yearold, who has agreed to extend his loan spell with AC Milan until June, will return to the United States...
  • Milan's talks for Beckham at a critical stage: Galliani March 3, 2009

    New Delhi: The Rossoneri official is hopeful a deal will be struck to keep the English international until at least June. AC Milan may be having trouble on the pitch lately, but are on their way to making a major coup off the field as they look to extend the stay...
  • AC Milan want to keep Beckham until 2010 February 24, 2009

    New Delhi: AC Milan VicePresident Adriano Galliani talked about the current situation in the negotiations to sign David Beckham from Los Angeles Galaxy. It's still very uncertain whether Milan will succeed in their quest to sign David Beckham on a permanent basis from LA Galaxy. Currently the difference between the Rossoneri's...
  • LA Galaxy fans dont want 'traitor' Beckham back February 20, 2009

    New Delhi: Golden Balls is likely to remain in Serie A, as a result of the latest actions taken by the fans of his MLS club. David Beckhams short loan spell in Milan is set to expire in early March, and contractually, he is required to return to his parent club,...
  • Beckham, LA Galaxy agree to Milan transfer terms: Report February 17, 2009

    New Delhi: According to SkySport24, the lawyers of David Beckham and LA Galaxy have found an agreement on the terms for the termination of his American contract. Now it's up to AC Milan to make a deal with the player. David Beckham's permanent transfer to Milan from La Galaxy is looking...
  • David Beckham to stay in US: LA Galaxy February 14, 2009

    New Delhi: Barring a lastminute change of heart, the Los Angeles Galaxy will hold midfielder David Beckham to his contract, since according to team owners, AC Milan did not make an acceptable offer for the player. The possible agreement to send Galaxy midfielder David Beckham to AC Milan on a...