You know it has been a tough season when a three-goal loss is considered a sign of progress. But that’s exactly where the Galaxy are after Saturday’s exhibition loss to Manchester United.
“I thought it was a real positive experience,” coach Curt Onalfo said.
The biggest positive was the return of defender Daniel Steres and midfielder Jermaine Jones, who had been out since May because of injuries. Those reinforcements come at an important time for the Galaxy, who return from a two-week MLS break to face the Vancouver Whitecaps on Wednesday at StubHub Center (7:30 p.m., Spectrum SN, Spectrum Deportes).
“We just have to get our confidence back, we have to get the guys...