LA Galaxy defender Derrick Williams has been suspended for five extra games following his red card against Portland Timbers last month. He was given a suspension for five more games by the MLS Disciplinary Committee to make it a total of six games for the LA Galaxy defender who was sent off for a serious foul on Portland Timbers midfielder Andy Polo when the two teams met at Providence Park on May 22.
Williams committed the offence and was deservedly sent off with one minute of the first half left to play. Portland Timbers were able to capitalise on his dismissal running out 3-0 winners at the end of the game.
MLS giants LA Galaxy have moved to shore up their defence with the signing of Sega Coulibaly. The player was signed from AS Nancy in the French second division, Ligue 2.
LA Galaxy paid an undisclosed fee to secure the transfer of Coulibaly from Nancy. The MLS club opted not to wait until his contract at Nancy expires this summer. He has started the majority of the league games for Nancy this season.
Coulibaly, 24, started 19 out of the 30 games played at Nancy this seasonbefore his move to LA Galaxy.
LA Galaxy have moved to shore up a defence that has conceded goals for fun in the MLS over the course of last season and this season. LA Galaxy had one of the worst defensive records in the MLS last season. They had the second worst record with 46 goals.
MLS (Major League Soccer) giants LA Galaxy have announced the signing of French winger Kevin Cabral just before the start of the 2021 season in the American top flight. The Frenchman has been signed as a designated player.
Cabral, 21, was officially announced as the new signing for MLS club LA Galaxy earlier on Thursday. The winger is the third designated player at LA Galaxy on the back of his transfer. He has been signed as a designated player. The new signing has signed a five-year deal at LA Galaxy.
Former Los Angeles Galaxy midfield star Rafael Garcia has announced that he is retiring from professional football after a decent career he had, especially while playing for Los Angeles Galaxy. The club's former midfielder took to his official Twitter account to make the announcement, insisting that he lived his dream and achieved his aim before deciding to hang his boots.
Garcia played for LA Galaxy for up to six professional seasons spanning from 2012 to 2017. He was an exemplary midfielder who was very hard working and always liked to give his all for the team at all times. In 45 games he played for Galaxy, he managed to record two assists and was also an instrumental figure as he helped his team clinch the league title in the 2012 and 2014 seasons.
Seattle Sounders boss Brian Schmetzer has confirmed that negotiations are going for a contract extension that would see him stay at the club for a much longer period.
Schmetzer has been at Seattle Sounders since 2016 and he was able to lead the club to a fourth appearance in the MLS Cup. Even though Seattle Sounders ended up losing 3-0 to Columbus Crew, there are signs thatSchmetzer will be retained at the club. A lot of questions were asked about Seattle and their tactics after the loss against Columbus Crew. However, general manager Garth Lagerweyseems to be in favour ofSchmetzer staying at the club.
Major League Soccer (MLS) side LA Galaxy have appointed a new head coach ahead of the 2021 season. The confirmation of the new head coach took place on Tuesday. LA Galaxy officials believe Greg Vanney is the man to take the club back to the glory days. cc was confirmed as the new LA Galaxy earlier this week. Greg Vanney was formerly the head coach at fellow MLS club Toronto FC and he was strongly linked with the LA Galaxy job immediately he left his role at Toronto FC and the confirmation didn't come until this week.
In his first interview as the LA Galaxy head coach, Greg Vanney told the club's website that he didn't have to think too much to accept the offer to become the new boss at LA Galaxy. According to him, LA Galaxy have a rich history in Los Angeles, in MLS and in North American football over the past decades as he labelled his new club as an iconic club. Greg Vanney went on to thank Chris Klein, Mr. Anschutz, Dan Beckerman and Dennis te Close for the opportunity to serve at a club to his heart.
Major League Soccer side Los Angeles Galaxy are said to be in the hunt for a new playmaker in the next transfer window. The club will be in the market for top additions in order to boost their squad depth and contest for major honors in the league and abroad.
They have set their sights on English Premier League club Arsenal's playmaker Mesut Özil and will fancy the idea of the player accepting their proposal.
Özil has been banished from the Arsenal squad and is not even registered to play in the Premier League or Europa League. His situation at Arsenal has gone from bad to worse in recent months after initially falling out with previous manager Unai Emery.
LA Galaxy coach c has claimed that he is not concerned about rumours about the future. The manager was asked the question as LA Galaxy have been struggling quite a lot this season. Former Tottenham striker and LA Galaxy legend Robbie Keane has been touted as a potential replacement.Guillermo refused to comment on these rumours and instead wanted to focus on forthcoming matches.
Galaxy were able to breathe a sigh of relief after beating Vancouver Whitecaps by a narrow 1-0 margin on Sunday. This has resulted in a run of six consecutive defeats coming to an end. Despite this victory, Galaxy remain at the bottom of the Western Conference.
Midfielder Harry Shipp has made a return to Seattle Sounders after resigning for the MLS Cup winners during the off-season. As a result, he will remain with the team for a fourth consecutive season. The 28-year-old came up with 25 appearances in the 2019 regular season and 15 of them came from the start. During this period, he was able to register five goals and three assists. These figures have been able to earn him a regular spot in the starting line-up and the expectation is that the status will continue even in 2020.
The club’s president Garth Lagerwey claimed that Seattle Sounders are overwhelmed to bring back a player who has served the club extremely well. The initial switch to Seattle for Shipp came in 2016 when he was traded from Montreal Impact. Brian Schmetzer has transformed the fortunes of Shipp, who has been a regular in the last three seasons.
LA Galaxy manager Guillermo Barros Schelotto claimed that he expects Javier Hernandez to be available for the MLS is Back tournament, which is expected to begin shortly. Jonathan Dos Santos will not be available as he has suffered an injury. There was speculation that Hernandez will also not be part of the squad, butGuillermo has given a much-needed update about the same. The 32-year-old has had a slow start to his life in the MLS, as he did not receive a lot of opportunities in the initial matches. LA Galaxy stumbled to a point in the two games in which Hernandez played a minor part.