December 7, 2014

Top News Stories –

Foggy wins down under –
Former motorbike rider Carl Fogarty, four time winner of the World Superbike Championship, has won the British “I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here” in Australia. The 49-year-old known as Foggy beat former X Factor contestant Jake Quickenden and TV presenter Melanie Sykes in the final of the ITV show.
Carl-FogartyCarl Fogarty

LA Galaxy win MLS again –
Californian soccer team LA Galaxy have won a fifth Major League Soccer (MLS) title with a 2-1 victory over the New England Revolution in the championship-deciding MLS Cup. LA have won three of the last four league titles and Irish striker Robbie Keane grabbed an extra-time winner to give the Galaxy the victory after New England’s Chris Tierney had cancelled out Gyasi Zardes’ opener for LA. (See List of The Day)
Robbie_KeaneRobbie Keane

Royal US visit starts –
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have arrived in New York for a tour of the east coast of the United States during which Prince William will meet President Barack Obama. The Royal couple previously met the Obama’s after their wedding in 2011.
Obama_and_Duke_Duchess_of_CambridgeThe Royals meeting the President and Mrs Obama in London in 2011

Not out of the woods yet –
Tiger Woods return to competition golf ends badly as he finishes last in the 18 player Hero World Challenge tournament in Florida and is physically sick on the fairway. He has not played competitively for four months due to back pain.
Tiger_WoodsTiger Woods

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List of the day –

MLS Cup titles and Supporters’ Shield Wins

Team MLS
Cups
Last
Cup
Supp.
Shields
Last
Shield
MLS
Seasons
LA Galaxy 5 2014 4 2011 19
D.C. United 4 2004 4 2007 19
San Jose Earthquakes 2 2003 2 2012 17
Sporting Kansas City 2 2013 1 2000 19
Houston Dynamo 2 2007 0 9
Columbus Crew 1 2008 3 2009 19
Chicago Fire 1 1998 1 2003 17
Real Salt Lake 1 2009 0 10
Colorado Rapids 1 2010 0 19
Tampa Bay Mutiny* 0 1 1996 6*
Miami Fusion* 0 1 2001 4*
New York Red Bulls 0 1 2013 19
Seattle Sounders 0 1 2014 6

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