Landon Donovan

Landon Donovan of the Los Angeles Galaxy announces his retirement following the 2014 MLS season during a news conference at the StubHub Center on August 7, 2014, in Carson, California. (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

6 Post-Retirement Moves Landon Donovan Should Make

LA Galaxy forward and MLS legend Landon Donovan announced his retirement on Thursday. Although he’s calling it quits on the pitch, may we still see Donovan stay around the game (or not)?

08/08/2014

Landon Donovan #10 of Los Angeles Galaxy reacts to his supporters after a 4-1 win over the Philadelphia Union at StubHub Center on May 25, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Harry How/Getty Images)

5 Reasons Why Landon Donovan Is The Best MLS Player Ever

Landon Donovan has announced his intention to retire from soccer at the end of the 2014 season. Here’s 5 reasons why Landon Donovan is the best MLS player ever…

08/07/2014

Landon Donovan #10 of the Los Angeles Galaxy reacts to his supporters after a 4-1 win over the Philadelphia Union at StubHub Center on May 25, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Landon Donovan To Retire From Pro Soccer At End Of MLS Season

The LA Galaxy forward is widely considered the best player in American history. The 32-year-old Donovan is the top goal-scorer in MLS history and the top scorer in U.S. national team history.

08/07/2014

SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 10: A man passes graffiti of multi-colored hands supporting the planet marked with a Brazilian flag on June 10, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The opening match for the 2014 FIFA World Cup is June 12 in Sao Paulo when Brazil takes on Croatia.

5 Things You Need To Know About The 2014 World Cup In Brazil

The World Cup is the world’s most popular sporting event. Here are 5 things you need to know about the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.

06/10/2014

Fans cheer during the international friendly match between the United States and Nigeria at EverBank Field on June 7, 2014 in Jacksonville, Fla. (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Soccer Is Boring TV, Which Is Why Most Americans Don’t Care About World Cup

Soccer fever will grip the planet this week as the 2014 World Cup kicks off in Brazil. I already have a headache. Before you pounce on me with derivations of “ugly American,” hear me out.

06/10/2014

Jurgen Klinsmann (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

U.S. Men’s National Team Coach: ‘We Cannot Win The World Cup’

“We cannot win the World Cup because we are not at that level yet,” Klinsmann said. “For us, we have to play the game of our lives seven times to win the tournament.”

06/05/2014

Landon Donovan of the US Men's National Team practices in Stanford, California on May 14, 2014. Donovan was among seven players to get cut from the squad heading to the World Cup in Brazil. (Photo: Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images)

Klinsmann Defends Cutting Legend Donovan From U.S. World Cup Roster

U.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann says he dropped Landon Donovan from the World Cup roster because other forwards in the player pool surpassed him in the months before the American team gathered for its pre-tournament training camp.

05/23/2014

Graham Zusi #19 of the U.S. Men's National Soccer Team  (Photo by Kyle Rivas/Getty Images)

US Stuns Panama 3-2 In Stoppage Time, Saves Mexico’s World Cup Hopes

Graham Zusi and Aron Johannsson scored in second-half stoppage time, giving United States a 3-2 win Tuesday night that left Mexico’s hopes alive and knocked out the Panamanians.

10/16/2013

Landon Donovan, right, of the United States Men's National Team celebrates his second-half goal against Mexico with teammates Brad Davis, far left, and Graham Zusi at Columbus Crew Stadium on Sept. 10, 2013 in Columbus, Ohio. The United States defeated Mexico 2-0. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

U.S. Heading Back To World Cup After 2-0 Win Over Mexico

The United States clinched its seventh straight World Cup appearance, beating Mexico 2-0 Tuesday night on second-half goals by Eddie Johnson and Landon Donovan before a raucous red-white-and-blue-clad crowd.

09/11/2013

Members of the United States celebrate winning the Gold Cup after defeating Panama during the CONCACAF Gold Cup final match at Soldier Field on July 28, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. The United States defeated Panama 1-0. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

United States Wins Gold Cup For The Fifth Time After Defeating Panama

Brek Shea’s goal in the 69th minute gave the United States a 1-0 victory over Panama in the CONCACAF Gold Cup Final.

07/28/2013

Jurgen Klinsmann (L) and Michael Bradley (Photo by George Frey/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Klinsmann Winning Over Doubters, Guiding U.S. Soccer To New Heights

Klinsmann’s doubters have been silenced, and the unconventional German coach has the Americans one step closer to Brazil and a giant leap toward finally making good on their promise.

06/19/2013

NEW YORK - JUNE 29: (L-R) Former NY Cosmo players Shep Messing and Giorgio Chinaglia attend a special screening of Miramax Films' 'Once in a Lifetime' at The Core Club on June 29, 2006 in New York City. (Photo by Peter Kramer/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Remembering Cosmos Legend Giorgio Chinaglia

Giorgio Chinaglia, legendary Cosmos striker passed away on Sunday at 65. Few athletes enjoyed the excesses of winning in New York quite like Chinaglia.

WFAN–04/01/2012

Thierry Henry (credit: Mike Stobe/Getty Images for New York Red Bulls)

Red Bulls Coach Hans Backe Picks MLS All-Star Roster To Face Manchester United

Landon Donovan, David Beckham and Thierry Henry will lead the MLS roster that will play Manchester United in the league’s All-Star game.

WFAN–07/18/2011

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Buddle Upstages Henry & Marquez In Galaxy Win

Edson Buddle scored his league-leading 13th goal in the 10th minute Saturday night, and the Galaxy made it stand up in a 1-0 victory over the New York Red Bulls that featured the brightest of Major League Soccer’s newly signed stars.

WFAN–08/15/2010