Academy Alumni: Zardes Shines Amongst the Stars

NEWS Aug 24, 2015

CHICAGO (Aug. 24, 2015) - In the first-ever meeting between LA Galaxy and New York City FC, LA Galaxy fans left StubHub Center in complete amazement after their star-studded lineup decimated the backline of the visitors. LA Galaxy Academy product and U.S. MNT forward Gyasi Zardes contributed a goal and an assist in the Galaxy's 5-1 victory on Sunday. Zardes first scored in the 36th minute when he headed home a driven cross from Robbie Keane to make it 1-0. This goal brings his tally up to six on the season. Zardes was credited with an assist on Sebastian Lleget's goal in the 70th minute.

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