Omar González scores in the 28th minute, giving the Galaxy the lead, but the Earthquakes equalize in the 66th minute, courtesy of a Chris Wondolowski goal. Los Angeles is in second place in the Western Conference, while San Jose is in eighth place.
Morales scores the game’s first goal from the penalty spot in the 39th minute, and also contributes to the second goal with an assist to Kendall Waston in the 56’th minute. In the Western Conference Vancouver is in fifth place, with San Jose occupying the eighth spot.
The Earthquakes sign Uruguayan defender Pintos. The team has not commented on the acquisition, pending completion of paperwork. The Quakes hope that the 27-year old player can fill the void left when Steven Beitashour moved to Vancouver.