Landon Donovan

  • Landon Donovan stunned to be left out of US World Cup team May 25, 2014

    Landon Donovan thought he had earned a prominent role on the US World Cup team right up until the moment he was cut from the roster by coach Jurgen Klinsmann. Donovan was still stunned and confused by Klinsmann's decision when he went back to work with the LA Galaxy on Saturday. "I'm...
  • Landon Donovan surprisingly left out of US World Cup squad May 23, 2014

    Landon Donovan, the United States' all-time top scorer, has been surprisingly left out of their 23-man squad for next month's World Cup, US Soccer said on Thursday. Donovan was part of the provisional 30-man squad, which has gathered at a pre-tournament camp in Palo Alto, California, but did not make the...
  • 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 3-1 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...
  • US are on the right track, says Klinsmann March 27, 2013

    Mexico City: Just a week ago, serious questions were being asked about whether Juergen Klinsmann was the right man to lead the United States to the World Cup finals next year in Brazil. But after following up Friday's 1-0 win over Costa Rica in snowy Denver with Tuesday's second ever...
  • 50-50 chance to play 2014 World Cup: Donovan October 23, 2012

    Landon Donovan - the all-time 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...
  • All's quiet in Beckham-Donovan 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...