Landon Donovan on ESPN Homecoming Thursday
LA Galaxy captain Landon Donovan will be the guest on ESPN Homecoming with Rick
Reilly on Thursday, June 10, at 6 p.m. PT on ESPN. Hosted by 11-time
Sportswriter of the Year Rick Reilly, the show challenges that old adage, “You
can’t go home again.” Prior to heading to joining up with the National Team,
Donovan took time out of his training schedule with the Galaxy and his
preparations for the 2010 FIFA World Cup to return to his hometown of Redlands, Calif.
More than 1,500 cheering fans and
Donovan’s family and friends were in the audience, including current Galaxy
General Manager and Head Coach Bruce Arena and a number of his teammates. During
the hour-long show, Donovan discusses his childhood in Southern California and
his rise through the ranks to become arguably the greatest player in the history
Donovan and the rest of the U.S.
National Team are in South
Africa preparing for their first match of the World Cup,
against England at Royal Bafokeng Stadium in
Rustenburg on Saturday, June 12. The match kicks of at 11:30 a.m. PT and can be
seen live on ABC and Univision.
LA Galaxy forward Landon
Television appearance on ESPN
Homecoming with Rick Reilly
Thursday, June 10,
2010, 6 p.m. PT –
ESPN Homecoming can be seen on ESPN
in the Los
Angeles area and nationally.