By IVES GALARCEP
Landon Donovan delivered a storybook ending to his chase for the MLS career goal-scoring record, while also providing the perfect response to suggestions he no longer capable of dominating a game.
The LA Galaxy star scored two goals and registered an assist in the Galaxy’s 4-1 romp over the Philadelphia Union. The virtuoso performance, which came just three days after being left off the U.S. World Cup roster in stunning fashion, helped Donovan earn SBI MLS Player of the Week honors.
Donovan beat out a field of candidates that included Portland’s Max Urruti, Vancouver’s Gershon Koffie, New England’s Diego Fagundez, Colorado’s Dillon Powers and San Jose’s Jon Busch.
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