Giovani dos Santos received the MLS Player of the Year Award at the Premios Univision Deportes on Sunday night.
Dos Santos earned the nod over fellow candidates David Villa of New York City FC -- the winner of the league's Most Valuable Player award -- and Toronto FC's Sebastian Giovinco.
The 27-year-old scored 14 goals and added 12 assists in 28 regular-season games for the Galaxy in 2016.
MEXICO CITY -- After suffering two semifinal eliminations in the past two seasons, Club America will play a Liga MX final after defeating Necaxa 2-0 on Sunday.
Since Las Aguilas are on their way to Japan to take part in the FIFA Club World Cup, the second leg of the final against Tigres will take place on Christmas day, with the first happening on Dec. 22.
Here are three takes from Estadio Azteca:
1. La Volpe's tactical moves made the difference
Before the 58th minute, the duel between America and...
MEXICO CITY -- Oribe Peralta and William da Silva both scored as America defeated Necaxa 2-0 in the second leg of their 2016 Apertura Liguilla semifinal. The aggregate score ended up at 3-1 in favor of the Mexico City side after last Thursday's 1-1 draw.
The excitement was palpable in the stands with America and Necaxa fans cheering for their clubs to the final whistle. However, the display on the pitch was flat with both teams making careful moves, as if both came to the game with the intention...