Beckham is Back! LA Galaxy triumph in New York

New York Red Bulls 1 – LA Galaxy 3 (MLS, July 16, 2009) David Beckham made his return to the LA Galaxy starting line up having there were ripples of boos welcoming the Englishman back to the MLS. That didn’t stop LA winning there fourth straight match in style beginning with Alecko Eskandarian’s superb left-footed volley opener from almost 30-yards in the third minute. Landon Donovan doubled the lead with a second beauty from distance on the half hour while Eddie Lewis wrapped up a one-sided first half with the third. Juan Pablo Angel netted a consolation penalty at the death.