Dignity Health Sports Park Soccer Stadium
* Address: 18400 Avalon Boulevard, Carson
* Country: United States
* Capacity: 27,000
* Opened: 1 June 2003
* Main use: American football, football
* Tenants: LA Galaxy (football), Los Angeles Chargers (American football)
Extra stadium info – Dignity Health Sports Park Soccer Stadium
The LA Galaxy and the Los Angeles Chargers use the venue for home games. The LA Galaxy, one of the first sports clubs from California with 1 million followers on their main social media page, played their first-ever Major League Soccer match in 1996. 69,000 people attended the game in Pasadena. The LA Galaxy drew an average home attendance of 28,000 in their first-ever Major League Soccer season. In 2000, they were crowned football champions of North America for the first time in their history. The LA Galaxy also won the MLS Cup various times. They won their first MLS Cup in 2002 after defeating the New England Revolution in Foxborough in front of 61,000 spectators.
The LA Galaxy made international headlines by signing the world famous English football star David Beckham from Real Madrid in 2007. He became one of the first athletes in the world with 10 million followers on his main social media page. David Beckham played professional football for several clubs. He started his professional career with Manchester United. Later, Beckham played for Preston North End and Real Madrid before he moved to the LA Galaxy in 2007. He also played for AC Milan and Paris Saint-Germain before he ended his professional career in 2013.