Bruce Arena’s Los Angeles Galaxy hit the road for a July 8 Major League Soccer match with Frank Klopas’s Chicago Fire at Toyota Park in Bridgeview, Ill. The Galaxy sport a very dismal 6-10-2 record (20 points) and have been struggling to post victories, managing just two shutouts all season.
As for the Fire, they have had a much better year in MLS, earning a record of 8-5-4 (28 points) and are currently fourth in the MLS Eastern Conference.
For this match, midfielder David Beckham will be out due to suspension. However, the flip side is that defender Omar Gonzalez returned to play on Wednesday night against the Philadelphia Union and is expected to play a full match on Sunday afternoon in Chi-Town.
Kickoff is scheduled for 12 p.m. PT/3 p.m. ET and will be televised by ESPN and ESPN Deportes.
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