David Beckham and Landon Donovan to Miss Tuesday's Friendly with Tottenham Hotspur
CARSON, Calif. (Monday, July 23, 2012) – LA Galaxy All-Stars David Beckham and Landon Donovan will miss Tuesday’s friendly against Tottenham Hotspur, which is presented by Pechanga Resort and Casino, in order to participate in Wednesday’s AT&T MLS All-Star Game at PPL Park in Chester, Pa. Beckham and Donovan were voted to the MLS All-Star First XI on July 8 and were confirmed for head coach Ben Olsen’s 18-man Gameday roster a week later.
This is the MLS record 12th time that Donovan has been selected to play in the MLS All-Star Game while Beckham will be making his third All-Star appearance.
The MLS All-Stars face Chelsea FC on Wednesday, July 25 at PPL Park in Philadelphia at 5:30 p.m. PT. Catch the match live nationally on ESPN2 or Telefutura. MORE ON ALL-STAR