The LA Galaxy, too known as the Los Angeles World, is an American proficient soccer club based within the Los Angeles suburb of Carson, California, that competes in Major League Soccer (MLS), as a part of the Western Conference. The club started to play in 1996 as one of the league’s ten charter individuals
LA Galaxy is one of the ten establishing groups in Major League Soccer. The title “Galaxy” was inferred from Los Angeles being domestic to the “stars” of Hollywood. The group started competing within the first season of the then-new league, which took place in 1996. In the inaugural season, Los Angeles wrapped up, to begin with within the Western Conference and were one of the two groups that challenged within the first MLS Cup.
The Club wrapped up as runners up, losing to D.C. United within the last. The 1997 season began out 1–7 after eight games, but they went 15–9 for the rest of the season to qualify for the playoffs. The club finished up moment in their conference by losing to the Dallas Burn. In 1998, the Galaxy cleared out off on a streak, in the long run wrapping up 24–8. The System defeated the Dallas Burn, 9–3 on the total. They lost within the semi-final to the Chicago Fire, 2–1 on total
The Club was established in 1994 and is owned by Anschutz Entertainment Group.
In 2019, Forbes estimated the club is the second most valuable in the league, worth about $480 million.
|Guillermo Barros Schelotto||Manager||46|
|Ariel Pereyra||Assistant Manager||46|
|Dominic Kinnear||Assistant Manager||52|
|Gustavo Barros Schelotto||Assistant Manager||46|
|Juan José Romero||Goalkeeping Coach||40|
|Juan José Romero||Sporting Director||43|
|Dennis te Kloese||Chief Executive Officer||45|
|Juan Carlos Ortega||Academy Manager||52|
|Justin vom Steeg||Goalkeeper||18|
|Jonathan dos Santos||Midfielder||8|
|CONCACAF Champions’ Cup||1||2000|
|MLS Cup||5||2002, 2005, 2011, 2012, 2014|
|Supporters’ Shield||4||1998, 2002, 2010, 2011|
|U.S. Open Cup||2||2001, 2005|
|Western Conference (Playoff)||9||1996, 1999, 2001, 2002, 2005, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2014|
|Western Conference (Regular Season)||8||1996, 1998, 1999, 2001, 2002, 2009, 2010, 2011|
- MLS Fair Play Award: 2013
- MLS Award for Social Media Activation – #GalaxySocial / Malea Emma : 2018
7-year-old Malea Emma Tjandrawidjaja won Social Galaxy contest to sing the National Anthem at the LA Galaxy game on September 23, 2018. Her incredible performance went viral with over 25 million views across all social media platforms.