Robbie Rogers hopes L.A. Galaxy can have a positive influence on Chick-fil-A

In June of 2012, President and COO of Chick-fil-A Dan Cathy grabbed headlines by making a series of comments positioning himself against same-sex marriage. Those comments came soon after it came to light that Cathy's charity had donated to a bunch of One-Man-One-Woman type organizations. Though Chick-fil-A has been doing a little better of late, Cathy hasn't really walked back any...
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March 08, 2016  |  Discuss

LA Galaxy's Robbie Rogers is a new dad

Congratulations are in order for LA Galaxy's Robbie Rogers.The MLS defender and his partner, Greg Berlanti, are now new dads to a baby boy.Rogers and Berlanti posted pictures of their newest family member, Caleb Gene, to Instagram.We're going to assume that Rogers' kid and Landon Donovan's son are going to be besties.At this rate, the Galaxy should be able to field their own toddler...
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February 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Do not sign Ashley Cole to the MLS

By now, you have seen the various reports that are linking former Arsenal, Chelsea and Roma left back Ashley Cole to MLS and the Los Angeles Galaxy. I don’t know who thought this was a good idea but Ashley Cole to MLS is terrible for all involved. Why does this move help MLS? When MLS and their teams go out to sign a world class player who is years past his prime, it is usually...
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December 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Jonathan Dos Santos dating Villarreal teammate Mateo Musacchio

The personal lives of soccer players Jonathan Dos Santos and Mateo Musacchio might vault into the worldwide public sphere. Citing a source close to the players, Jorge Bustamente of Mexican gossip magazine TV Notas reported Tuesday that Dos Santos and Musacchio have been romantically involved with each other for the last seven months. The two are teammates at La Liga (Spanish first...
December 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Galaxy Seeking New Streak in Upcoming Portland Timbers Match

#14 Robbie Rogers in the Los Angeles Galaxy’s game against the Philadelphia Union on June 20. (Mandatory Credit: Coming off a big 5-1 win on Saturday night over the Philadelphia Union, the Los Angeles Galaxy now sit near the top of the MLS Western Conference, tied for third place with the team they will face just four days after their victory over the Union...
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June 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Galaxy Must Move up in Playoff Seeding to Win Another MLS Cup

Defender Robbie Rogers celebrates with his teammates after a 1-1 draw against the Columbus Crew. (Twitter/LA Galaxy) The Los Angeles Galaxy are currently in sixth place in the Western Conference, giving them the last spot in the playoffs. If the season were to end today, the Los Angeles Galaxy would face the Seattle Sounders. Not only would the Galaxy play the best team in the MLS...
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June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Robbie Rogers criticizes FIFA over 2018, 2022 World Cup decisions

LA Galaxy defender Robbie Rogers has hit out at FIFA for its "insane" decision to stage the next two World Cups in Russia and Qatar. Rogers, who helped the Galaxy win MLS Cup earlier this month, is the highest-profile, openly-gay footballer in the world. Both Russia and Qatar have openly negative views on LGBT citizens which has led to criticism of FIFA for awarding them the rights...
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December 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Robbie Rogers gets contract extension with LA Galaxy

CARSON, Calif. -- Robbie Rogers has agreed to a multiyear contract extension with the LA Galaxy. The Galaxy didn't announce the terms of their deal Thursday with Rogers, the first openly gay player in MLS. Rogers has excelled since moving to full-time defense this season, starting 15 games and contributing two assists as a left back. Galaxy coach Bruce Arena says the 27-year-old...
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November 13, 2014  |  Discuss

ABC is turning Robbie Rogers’ life into a sitcom

If you’ve followed soccer or even just the movement for acceptance of LGBTQ athletes in sports in recent years, you may be familiar with the story of Robbie Rogers. Rogers, who came up in MLS with the Columbus Crew and eventually made it as far as Leeds United in the English Championship, came out in May of 2013. Following a brief retirement, Rogers returned to soccer, and to MLS...
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October 16, 2014  |  Discuss

MLS: Week 21 top performers

Week 21 was built up to be one of the best of this MLS season and it didn’t disappoint. To the surprise of many, San Jose Earthquakes got the better of Seattle Sounders in their first game in Levi’s Stadium. With Seattle struggling, LA Galaxy has picked the right time to make a push for the Supporters’ Shield. Thierry Henry Here are the top 10 performers from week 21. 10. Nick...
August 04, 2014  |  Discuss

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