It's gameday ladies and gentlemen. And welcome to fall! It's crisper, the scarves actually serve a warming purpose now, you can get pumpkin spice lattes and pumpkin beer. Let's be honest, summer is the best season, cause it's all warm, fall is second, cause it's got the best holidays, Spring is nice but uninspired, and Winter is just terrible.
Who cares though, it's gameday! Don your gay apparel, and let's see what the broadsheets are saying about the LA Galaxy today:
Alajuela win sets up decisive finales - Soccer Blog - ESPN Los Angeles
Alajuelense won its game Thursday night in the CONCACAF Champions League, surging to a three-point lead over the Galaxy and Morelia in Group A. (However, if Morelia and LA win out, Alajuelense will be staying home.)
Galaxy Notebook: Team can wrap up Supporters' Shield tonight - LA Daily News
By Tuesday, the Galaxy will have played nine games in a month, with no more than three consecutive days off during that stretch. They wouldnt mind having a little rest come early. Tonight they can clinch the Supporters Shield for compiling the best record in MLS during the 2011 season, which means they could start to rest players for Tuesdays match in New York and the seasons final two games after that.
Real Salt Lake: L.A. Galaxy could lock up top spot | Deseret News
CARSON, Calif. — When Real Salt Lake beat Los Angeles 4-1 at Rio Tinto Stadium way back on March 26, many saw it as a changing of the guard. (Well, that didn't last)
(Morales returns, Beckerman's suspended. A bit of column A, a bit of column B)