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Real Madrid outclasses Galaxy

Updated: August 3, 2012, 7:31 AM ET
Associated Press

CARSON, Calif. -- Real Madrid's mastery of Major League Soccer's reigning champion was as complete as it was expected Thursday night. Even the vanquished didn't mind.

The Spanish champion scored early and often to open its four-game U.S. tour, outclassing the Los Angeles Galaxy 5-1 in an exhibition game that drew 30,317 to Home Depot Center, a stadium record for soccer.

Angel Di Maria fed Gonzalo Higuain's opener after just 85 seconds and made it 2-0 nine minutes later for Real Madrid, ...

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