LOS ANGELES (Tuesday, May 30, 2023) – The LA Galaxy have parted ways with President, Chris Klein, it was announced today by Dan Beckerman, President and CEO of AEG. LA Galaxy Head Coach and Sporting Director Greg Vanney will continue to lead all soccer operations while reporting directly to Beckerman.
“As a Club we have not achieved our goals or met the standard that we have established for the LA Galaxy,” said Beckerman. “We believe it is in the best interest of the Club to make a change and begin a comprehensive process to seek new leadership that will return the Club to the level that our fans and partners expect. We are thankful to Chris for his years of dedication and commitment to the LA Galaxy as both a player and an executive.”
“I’d like to thank Phil Anschutz and Dan Beckerman for the opportunity to serve as president for the LA Galaxy for the past 11 years,” said Klein. “My family and I love this club and I’m grateful to have spent 16 years with this organization as a player and an executive. Thank you to our supporters, partners, players, coaches, and staff for all of the passion, dedication and hard work.”