David Beckham's Soccer USA

Season 1 Episode 9

Episode 9

Aired Wednesday 9:00 PM Sep 19, 2007 on

Episode Recap

Natalie Pinkham starts the show off with a head-to-head comparison between Chivas USA and the Galaxy. Both play at the Home Depot Center which makes the rivalry even bigger. A couple fans commented on the mascots and the Chiva Girls.

Next up is the highly anticipated Game of the Week. Once again the SuperClassico is between the Los Angeles Galaxy and Chivas USA. In the 23rd minute Ante Razov scored to put Chivas up 1-0. After a couple of chances the game enters the half with Chivas up 1-0.

Next up we get to watch the meeting between David and Reggie Bush. They juggled, talked, and later took some free kicks. Reggie also got a few tips from David on kicking free kicks.

Next up was a couple penalty kicks before switching gears and playing football. They did a little passing and catching before working on field goals and punts.

Part 2 of the Game of the Week began with three fast chances for Chivas in the 53rd minute. None of which went in. In the 88th minute Francisco Mendoza scores and puts Chivas up by 2. In the 90+ minute by Laurant Merlin got an attempted clear and shot it off the far post into the back of the net to finalize the win for Chivas over the Galaxy with a score of 3-0.

On this week's Made in America, Josh Wolff was the player spotlighted. He started with Chicago and later moved to Germany to play in the Bundesliga.

Jonathan Bornstein is highlighted on a special segment in this episode. He told us how he used to sell fast food before coming to the MLS and becoming Rookie of the Year in 2006.