Steve Carrillo

Podcast: A Friendly for Zlatan? Are the LA Galaxy Losing this Battle?

On today’s show, your hosts get you updated on the LA Galaxy and the latest Zlatan transfer rumors after the club’s friendly with Manchester United.

CoG Studios, CA – The LA Galaxy are ready to jump back into league play after facing English Premier League giants, Manchester United, in a midseason friendly. With some healthy bodies returning, is it finally time for the club to start their season? Why does it feel like a new beginning?

On today’s show, your hosts Josh Guesman and Kevin Baxter go back over the friendly with United. While the game doesn’t matter, there are some important things to take away from this game and the guys will make sure you get the positives and negatives.

Which players looked like they belonged on the field with United and which players didn’t? And what do you tell a casual fan of the league about a friendly? Can you draw any conclusions? Surprisingly you can!

Is Ashley Cole headed out of Los Angeles? And what is up with Zlatan Ibrahimovic? Are the Galaxy close to signing the striker? Or is United about to close the deal, again? If the Galaxy fails to sign him who does that reflect poorly on? And why you shouldn’t believe every story about the Galaxy already losing out to the Swedish player.

They’ll even dive into the question about whether the club will sign anyone in this transfer window. Would that effect your overall opinion of the club?

Then the guys will give you some brief info on the game coming up against the Vancouver Whitecaps before getting to a bunch of listener questions. Including, could Emmanuel Boateng be the Galaxy’s next big striker?

We’ve got nearly 90-minutes of Galaxy talk to keep you entertained. Complete with mispronunciations – get ready to send us your emails!

The second half of the season starts right now. Is there any hope for the 8th place Galaxy? Or is this season completely lost?