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LA Galaxy Midfielder Landon Donovan to Appear Sunday on ESPN's SportsCenter “My Wish”

CARSON, Calif. (Friday, July 15, 2011) – LA Galaxy midfielder Landon Donovan will make a wish come true for Brendan, a 7-year-old boy from Lakewood, Colo., in the first episode of ESPN’s SportsCenter 2011 "My Wish" series. His story will debut in the 7 a.m. edition of SportsCenter on Sunday, July 17.

Brendan, who was diagnosed with acute myeloctic leukemia, met the 11-time MLS All-Star and had a two-day wish experience hosted by Donovan and the LA Galaxy at The Home Depot Center.

For the sixth consecutive year, ESPN and the Make-A-Wish Foundation are collaborating to highlight the sports-related wishes of youngsters with life-threatening medical conditions in ESPN’s SportsCenter “My Wish” series, airing July 17-20.