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My Wish 2011: Donovan's bravest fan

Updated: July 3, 2012, 1:43 PM ET
By Kaitee Daley | ESPN.com

Landon Donovan's stoppage-time goal against Algeria in the 2010 World Cup was one of those "Where were you when ..." moments for sports fans across the country. For then 6-year-old Brendan Galanaugh, it was a way to forget where he was -- a hospital bed.

Galanaugh was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia in February 2010. As the months of treatment wore on and the chemotherapy kicked in his immune system, he had to be isolated in his hospital room. Just him, sometimes a family member. And, ...

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