LA Galaxy Academy
News about the LA Galaxy academy system
Homegrown midfielder gets new deal.
Homegrown impressed with Los Dos in 2020.
Fixture in Galaxy II lineup gets a move up.
Longtime goalkeeper picks up new role at club.
Decision leaves dozens of players in the lurch.
Big changes coming to youth soccer in the United States.
Former LA Galaxy academy forward Haji Wright has officially joined Bundesliga side Schalke 04, the player confirmed via Twitter on Friday.
The LA Galaxy U-18s fell 2-1 to Real So Cal on March 29 after a 1-0 lead at halftime. Christian Chavez scored in the first half for the Galaxy Academy squad. After the loss, the U-18s fell to the 11th playoff spot for the 2013-2014 USSDA Playoffs.
The LA Galaxy Academy's U-18s overcame a second half deficit and early red card to defeat the San Diego Surf, 4-2, on Saturday at the San Diego Polo Club. Steve Martinez scored the game-winner in the final five minutes of the match.
Robbie Keane scored a brace and assisted on Samuel's goal as the Galaxy topped their USL PRO affiliate Galaxy II 3-0 on Saturday. The Galaxy U-18s topped the Galaxy U-16s 3-2 on Saturday after coming back from a 2-0 deficit at halftime.
Eleven LA Galaxy Academy players have signed letters of intent to play for American colleges on National Signing Day. Four of the 11 will play for UC Santa Barbara, including the Galaxy's U-18 leading goal scorer Adonis Amaya.
Adonis Amaya scored twice for the LA Galaxy U-18s in a 3-0 victory over San Juan Soccer Club on Saturday. Ryo Fujii also scored for the Galaxy U-18s. Both Amaya and Fujii were former Chivas USA Academy players who made the switch to the Galaxy.
The details are still coming in, but it appears several Chivas USA academy players are following Mike Munoz to the LA Galaxy academy. Plus, a Galaxy U-23 squad.