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First XI: Top 11 stories from LA’s 4-0 drubbing of Puerto Rico

CARSON, Calif. – The First XI stories from Wednesday’s 4-0 LA Galaxy victory over the Puerto Rico Islanders in CONCACAF Champions League play

1. Los Angeles Times reporter Kevin Baxter recapped the Galaxy reserves’ impressive showing against the Islanders.

2. provided the following recap centering on the Galaxy taking the top spot in Group 5.

3. The Puerto Rico Islanders’ official website provided an Islanders centric recap on the club’s official page.

4.’s Scott French provided the following the sidebar on the performances of LA’s young guns.

5. For Spanish speakers, ESPN Deportes LA caught up with Galaxy winger –and occasional outside back – Hector Jimenez following the match.

6. Also for Spanish speakers, ESPN Deportes LA’s Rodrigo Azurmendi wrote the following story on the success of LA’s young latino talent.

7. Soccer By Ives’ correspondent Kayla Knapp provided the following article centering on the performance of LA’s youngsters.

8. caught up with goal scorer Tommy Meyer directly following the match.

9. On the LA Galaxy Insider Blog, Jack McBean and Jose Villarreal discussed their partnership and what it means for the future of the Galaxy forward line.

10. Check out my sidebar on the return of Edson Buddle and his desire to earn a spot in LA’s starting XI.

11. Lastly, my Three Points to the game.

Adam Serrano is the LA Galaxy Insider. Read his blog at