MLS: Los Angeles 1, Chivas USA 0

June 24, 2013 at 2:44 AM

CARSON, Calif., June 24 (UPI) -- Gyasi Zardes' well-placed header just before halftime Sunday gave the Los Angeles Galaxy a 1-0 victory over Chivas USA.

Zardes scored off a free kick from Landon Donovan in the 44th minute. It was his second goal this season.

Donovan's assist tied him with Preki for the third-most in MLS history with 112. The 31-year-old player is now two assists behind Carlos Valderrama for second place and 23 behind all-time leader Steve Ralston.

The victory for Los Angeles (7-6-5) was its first in four games. Chivas (3-10-2) hasn't recorded a win since March 30.

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