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Soccer Clubs in the Greater Los Angeles Area: Los Angeles Galaxy, C.D. Chivas USA, Orange County Blue Star, Ventura County Fusion Source Wikipedia

Soccer Clubs in the Greater Los Angeles Area: Los Angeles Galaxy, C.D. Chivas USA, Orange County Blue Star, Ventura County Fusion

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Published August 20th 2011
ISBN : 9781233150243
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28 pages
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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 26. Chapters: Los Angeles Galaxy, C.D. Chivas USA, Orange County Blue Star, Ventura County Fusion, Los AngelesMorePlease note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 26. Chapters: Los Angeles Galaxy, C.D. Chivas USA, Orange County Blue Star, Ventura County Fusion, Los Angeles Misioneros, Southern California Seahorses, San Fernando Valley Quakes, Los Angeles Skyhawks, Pali Blues, Los Angeles Wolves, Los Angeles Lazers, Los Angeles Aztecs, Los Angeles Sol, Los Angeles Legends, Maccabi Los Angeles, Anaheim Splash, Los Angeles Vale F.C., Los Angeles Rampage, A.C. Omega, Los Angeles Heat, Los Angeles Toros, Los Angeles Salsa, Los Angeles Heroes, California Kickers, Southern California Lazers, East Los Angeles Cobras. Excerpt: The Los Angeles Galaxy is an American professional soccer team, based in the Los Angeles suburb of Carson, California, which competes in Major League Soccer (MLS), the top professional soccer league in the United States and Canada. It is one of the ten charter clubs of MLS, and the leagues second most-decorated club, after D.C. United. Los Angeles is the reigning MLS Supporters Shield champions. Galaxy has won the MLS Cup twice (2002, 2005), the MLS Supporters Shield three times (1998, 2002, 2010), the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup twice (2001, 2005), and is one of just two MLS teams to win the CONCACAF Champions League championship, which they accomplished in 2000. Initially, Galaxy played its home games at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California, but since 2003 has played at The Home Depot Center in Carson, which it shares with its rival, Chivas USA. Galaxys current head coach is former US national team coach Bruce Arena. In January 2007 the club made international headlines by signing English player David Beckham from Real Madrid in a deal potentially worth $250 million, at the time the most high-profile signing in the history of MLS. Los Angeles is home to a storied soccer tradition. The first professional soccer team in the Los Angeles area was the Los Angeles Kickers, forme...