Shortly afterward Rogers came home and began training with the Galaxy, who persuaded him to come out of retirement to play for the team. The, galaxy will officially close the
books on Robbie Rogers 2017 season Thursday by placing the defender on the season-ending injury list. He made 184 appearances in a nine-year MLS career, scoring 15 times. Robbie Rogers 2017 season Thursday by placing. National team between 2009-11. He also played 18 times for the.S. For a great selection of, los Angeles Galaxy shirts you can buy online right now visit our website dedicated to selling football shirts: » «. In his second season with the Galaxy and. Rogers, who will celebrate his 30th birthday Friday, has undergone eight surgeries during his professional career, including three in the last 19 months. A natural midfielder, Rogers was converted to the back line in his second season with the Galaxy and quickly established himself as one of the leagues top left backs. He played 78 games in four seasons with the Galaxy, winning. And new season Los Angeles Galaxy football. By placing Rogers on the season-ending injury list, the Galaxy will get some relief under the leagues.845-million salary cap. MLS career in 2007 with the, columbus Crew before jumping to England and Leeds United in the second-tier Championship in 2011. And when Rogers made his debut with the team in a May 26 home match with the Seattle Sounders, he became the first openly gay athlete to play in a major professional sports league in the.S. Rogers said this winter that he was contemplating retirement after the complications from his latest surgery left him without feeling in his left foot. Los Angeles Galaxy 2017/18. Rogers, who is from Rancho Palos Verdes, began his. He was unable to play because of injury for most of his time in England and when the club released him in February 2015, he announced his retirement and came out as gay in an emotional 408-word post on his personal blog.