Thursday, June 21 2012, 12:02 AM MDT
Donovan Leads L.A. Galaxy To 3-2 Win Over RSL
KUTV) Despite RSL jumping out to a two goal lead, the Los Angeles
Galaxy--behind the left foot of Landon Donovan--charged back to defeated
Salt Lake 3-2 at Rio Tinto Stadium.
The RSL faithful were out in
force Wednesday night, and they were rewarded with a ninth minute goal
by Kyle Beckerman to gave RSL a 1-0 lead.
Then 15 minutes later,
RSL's Alvaro Saborio tapped in a goal off the assist from Fabian
Espindola and Real went up 2-zip on the Galaxy.
However minutes later, Donovan scored the first of two goals on the night to cut RSL's lead in half.
And in the second half, Donovan assisted Mike Magee on the tying score, which marked a huge momentum shift in the match.
in match Donovan delivered the game-winner himself, after getting past
Nick Rimando for an easy open goal and a 3-2 Galaxy win.
(Copyright 2012 Sinclair Broadcasting Group)