MLS Game Summary - Los Angeles at Chivas USA|
(Saturday, July 11, 2009)
From The Sports Network
Final Score: Los Angeles 1, Chivas USA 0
Carson, CA (Sports Network) - The Los Angeles Galaxy earned their third
straight Major League Soccer victory with a 1-0 decision over Chivas USA on
Saturday night at The Home Depot Center.
Galaxy striker Edson Buddle scored the game's lone goal at the half-hour mark,
his third goal of the season, to propel his team to the win in the L.A. derby.
A.J. DeLaGarza started the chance with a perfect service into the Chivas USA
penalty area that Buddle nodded off the far post and in with his head.
Not only was the match the Galaxy's third straight, it was also the team's
third straight 1-0 contest.
L.A. (5-3-9) will aim to continue its form at struggling Red Bull New York on
Thursday, while Chivas USA (8-5-3) will try to snap its three-game losing
streak when it hosts New England next Sunday in its next MLS match.
07/12 01:27:28 ET