Apr 6, 2014 at 8pm UK at ​The Home Depot Center
Chivas USA
0-3
LA GalaxyLos Angeles Galaxy

Torres (40'), Rosales (48')
FT(HT: 0-2)
Keane (37'), Ishizaki (43'), Husidic (56')
Gargan (26')

Result: Los Angeles Galaxy cruise to comfortable win over Chivas USA

LA Galaxy earn their first win of the new MLS season, comfortably beating Chivas USA 3-0 at the Stubhub Centre this evening.

Los Angeles Galaxy have cruised to a comfortable 3-0 win over Chivas USA in their MLS encounter this evening.

The visitors were the first to threaten when Robbie Keane played the ball through to Marcelo Sarvas, who chipped it over the keeper but couldn't steer it on target.

Keane came close himself 10 minutes before the break, latching on to Landon Donovan's pass before fizzing an effort narrowly wide of the post.

The Republic of Ireland striker wouldn't have to wait much longer for a goal, however, opening the scoring two minutes later when he slotted a rebound home after Dan Gargan's header caught Dan Kennedy off guard.

It was 2-0 shortly afterwards as the Galaxy completed a two-goal salvo in six minutes at the end of the first half when Stefan Ishizaki produced a sublime chip over the keeper to double his side's lead.

Keane almost had a second for the night soon after the restart when he beat the keeper with an effort, but Carlos Bocanegra was on hand to clear the ball off the line.

It was 3-0 in the 56th minute, however, as Keane and Donovan combined to set up Baggio Husidic for a goal that sealed the points for Los Angeles.

Chivas finally made Brian Perk work for the first time in the 81st minute, but the Galaxy keeper made a comfortable save to ensure a clean sheet to go along with the victory.

Robbie Findley #10, Devon Sandoval #49 and Sebastian Velasquez #26 of Real Salt Lake celebrate a goal during a game against the Portland Timbers during the first half of the Western Conference Championship MLS soccer game - leg 1, on November 10, 2013
Read Next:
Result: Real edge past Galaxy
>
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City23202167175062
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd23155348163250
3Liverpool23138254282647
4Chelsea23145441162547
5Tottenham HotspurSpurs23135546212544
6Arsenal23116641301139
7Burnley239771920-134
8Leicester CityLeicester238783432231
9Everton2376102538-1327
10Watford2375113342-926
11West Ham UnitedWest Ham2367102941-1225
12Crystal Palace2367102133-1225
13Bournemouth2366112435-1124
14Huddersfield TownHuddersfield2366111939-2024
15Newcastle UnitedNewcastle2365122131-1023
16Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton2358101729-1223
17Southampton2349102334-1121
18Stoke CityStoke2355132350-2720
19West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom23310101830-1219
20Swansea CitySwansea2345141435-2117
Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in with Facebook to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
LIVE SCORES VIDEPRINTER
expand