Garber hails Beckham role in MLS growth

November 27, 2012
By Associated Press
NEW YORK -- Don Garber says David Beckham did everything Major League Soccer asked of him to grow the sport in the United States during his 51/2 seasons with the Los Angeles Galaxy.

The 37-year-old former England captain plays his final competitive match for the Galaxy on Saturday in the MLS Cup against Houston.

When Beckham left Real Madrid in 2007 to sign a $32.5 million, five-year deal with the Galaxy, Beckham said he wanted to win and increase the league's popularity both ...

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