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The Carson Daily, Oct 31st

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Good morning and happy coffee break everyone! Also, happy victory yesterday. Am I missing something? Oh yeah, HAPPY HALLOWEEN! 

I want to hear what costumes folk are wearing down in the comments, but first let's take a look at what the broadsheets are saying about the LA Galaxy. I had to limit it to just broadsheets today, because they went nuts for this LA vs. NY matchup. Starting with the West Coasts newspaper of record: 


David Beckham sets up Galaxy's 1-0 win over Red Bulls -
Some of Major League Soccer 's most decorated players were at Red Bull Arena on Sunday.

And the national paper of record: 


Galaxy’s Magee Shines Against Red Bulls -
After a season in which he has already distinguished himself, Mike Magee scored the Galaxy’s game-winning goal against his former club, the Red Bulls, in Sunday’s playoff game.


Galaxy Beat Red Bulls in First Leg of Playoff Series -
The Red Bulls will be without midfielder Rafael Marquez, who was red-carded for throwing a punch in a postgame melee.

The Wall Street Journal (it is the 1% Derby after all): 


Tempers Flare as Red Bulls Lose First Leg to Galaxy -
Moments after the referee blew the final whistle on the first leg of the Western Conference semifinals, New York's Marquez threw the ball at the back of Landon Donovan in a stunning display of petulance.

And the New Jersey newspaper of record: 


Galaxy top Red Bulls, 1-0, in MLS Western Conference semifinal first leg |
Punches thrown after match result in red card for Rafael Marquez, Juninho...


Landon Donovan blasts Red Bulls after postgame scuffle with Galaxy |
Donovan labels Red Bulls 'cheap' after Rafael Marquez throws punches after match...


Red Bulls pay the price for letting up, lose 1-0 to Galaxy in first leg playoff game |
Were expecting offside call on goal...