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Galaxy snaps five-game losing streak with 1-0 win over Houston Dynamo
Galaxy snaps five-game losing streak with 1-0 win over Houston Dynamo

Alan Gordon insists he is merely a reserve player and his role is to provide a spark off the bench. He did more than that for the Galaxy on Friday night — he started a postgame fireworks show. It took more than 90 minutes for the Galaxy to break through. Early in stoppage time, Gordon leaped high over a defender to head a feed from Robbie Keane into the far corner of the goal and lift the Galaxy to a 1-0 victory over the Houston Dynamo before a crowd of 20,195 at StubHub Center in Carson. Gordon replaced forward Jose Villareal in the 69th minute and immediately set up a scoring chance with a break down the right wing, but the play was broken up by Houston's Nathan Sturgis. ...

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