Beckham, Galaxy lose in first game at Pan Pacific

February 20, 2008
HONOLULU -- Bare scored an early goal and the short-handed Gamba Osaka defeated the Los Angeles Galaxy 1-0 in the opener of the inaugural Pan-Pacific Championship exhibition tournament on Wednesday night.

Osaka advanced to Saturday's final to play the two-time MLS champion Houston Dynamo, which beat Sydney FC 3-0 in the late game Wednesday behind two goals set up by island native Brian Ching. Sydney will face Los Angeles in the third-place match.

Bare momentarily broke free ...

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