Beckham, Galaxy beat Sydney in third-place match

February 24, 2008
HONOLULU -- David Beckham and the Los Angeles Galaxy beat Sydney FC 2-1 Saturday night in the third-place match of the Pan-Pacific Championship exhibition tournament.

Gamba Osaka was set to face the Houston Dynamo later Saturday in the championship match at Aloha Stadium.

The Galaxy got first-half goals from Ely Allen and Josh Tudela to edge Sydney of Australia's A-League.

Los Angeles struck first on a one-timer by Allen in the third minute. Beckham booted a long ...

Read more

ESPN Conversations