Veteran Republic of Ireland international striker Robbie Keane scored in extra time to give the Los Angeles Galaxy a 2-1 over the New England Revolution in 2014 MLS Cup Final on Sunday.
The win gave the LA Galaxy an unprecedented fifth MLS Cup title. It was the sixth for retiring Galaxy and USA midfielder international.
The resurgent Revolution are now winless in five MLS Cup appearances dating back to 2002. Three of their Final losses have come at the hands of the Galaxy.
LA – Gyasi Zardes 1 (Stefan Ishizaki 1) 52’
NE – Chris Tierney 2 (Patrick Mullins 1, Jose Goncalves 1) 79’
LA – Robbie Keane 2 (Marcelo Sarvas 2) 111’
New England Revolution: Bobby Shuttleworth; Chris Tierney, Jose Goncalves, A.J. Soares, Andrew Farrell; Kelyn Rowe, Scott Caldwell (Daigo Kobayashi 58’), Jermaine Jones, Lee Nguyen (Andy Dorman 91+), Teal Bunbury; Charlie Davies (Patrick Mullins 72’)
Substitutes Not Used: Brad Knighton, Kevin Alston, Darrius Barnes, Diego Fagundez
LA Galaxy: Jaime Penedo; Robbie Rogers (Dan Gargan 90’), Leonardo, Omar Gonzalez, A.J. DeLaGarza; Landon Donovan, Juninho (Baggio Husidic 96’), Marcelo Sarvas, Stefan Ishizaki (Alan Gordon 90’); Gyasi Zardes, Robbie Keane
Substitutes Not Used: Brian Rowe, Tommy Meyer, Todd Dunivant, Kenney Walker