Landon Donovan announces his retirement effective at the end of the 2014 season

CARSON, Calif. – Landon Donovan is hanging up his boots at the end of the season.

The LA Galaxy midfielder announced via his personal Facebook page on Thursday morning that he’ll be retiring from the sport of soccer at the end of the 2014 MLS season.  The all-time leading goal scorer for MLS and the U.S. National Team, Donovan has four goals and seven assists this season.

Donovan is expected to speak at a press conference at StubHub Center on Thursday.