Galaxy rout high-flying DC
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The Los Angeles Galaxy closed within two points of Major League Soccer Western Conference leaders the Seattle Sounders with a 4-1 win over Eastern pace-setters DC United on Wednesday.

The damage was done in the first half as Alan Gordan, Omar Gonzalez and Baggio Husidic gave the hosts a 3-0 lead.

Leonardo put through his own goal just before the hour but Landon Donovan's penalty restored the three-goal cushion.

DC remain just a point ahead of Sporting Kansas City in their conference standings.