Sporting Kansas City

Galaxy can't figure out why they play like visitors at home

Galaxy can't figure out why they play like visitors at home

Home may be where the heart is, but it certainly hasn’t been where the wins are for the Galaxy this season.

And that’s becoming cause for concern.

“We have to win now at home,” said midfielder Romain Alessandrini, the team’s leading scorer. “We are good on the road, but we have to take points at home. It’s very important.”

Yet, after Wednesday’s win in Colorado, the Galaxy are an MLS-best 5-2-1 away from StubHub Center and a league-worst 1-3-3 at home entering Saturday’s home game with division-leading Sporting Kansas City.

Those numbers contradict a pair of trends. Over the past four full seasons, just two teams — the Seattle Sounders in 2014 and Sporting Kansas...

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