For the first time this season, Galaxy captain Landon Donovan has been named the MLS Player of the Week. Donovan scored late in the first half of the 1-0 win over Chicago which helped LA book a spot in the postseason for the first time since the 2005 campaign. Click here to learn more about Landon's award. He joins Donovan Ricketts (Week 4 vs. Chivas USA) as the only Galaxy players to win the award this season.
Additionally, Landon's first half lob over Jon Busch (pictured above) has been nominated for the MLS Goal of the Week Award. Watch the goal below with Joe Tutino on the call and click here to vote for Landon as he aims for his second Goal of the Week award this season.
Special thanks to Robert Mora/Getty Images for the above photo.
Monday, October 5, 2009
Posted by LA Galaxy at 10:28 AM