SEATTLE - OCTOBER 31: Edson Buddle #14 of the Los Angeles Galaxy heads the ball against the Seattle Sounders FC during the 1st leg playoff game at Qwest Field on October 31 2010 in Seattle Washington. The Galaxy defeated the Sounders 1-0. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)
Much like a frozen biscuit made fresh again, the LA Galaxy have kicked off a preseason slate of games; again. A host of starters went the full 90, bevy of women wore Beckham T-shirts customized with sharpie, and there were some crazy goals. Donovan RIcketts says he wasn't surprised when he was moved, and Soccer United Marketing hires a new Senior Vice President of licensing. All this and more as we look at what the papers are saying about the LA Galaxy, after a summary of yesterday's match:
'1 Benny Feilhaber (New England) 1-0
'31 Edson Buddle (Los Angeles) 1-1
'36 John Lozano (New England) 2-1
'37 Mike Magee (Los Angeles) 2-2
'74 Jeremiah White (New England) 3-2
New England 3-2 Los Angeles
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