Donovan wins Honda Award

Donovan wins award for a record fifth time

November 11, 2008
LOS ANGELES -- Landon Donovan wants another chance to succeed in Europe.

A bust with Bayer Leverkusen during two prior stints in Germany, Donovan began training with Bayern Munich on Tuesday -- the same day he was voted U.S. player of the year for a record fifth time.

"This has been an interesting week for me," Donovan said by telephone. "This opportunity was too good for me to pass up."

Donovan also won the Honda Award in 2002, 2003, 2004 and 2007. The 26-year-old ...

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