By: Tyler Jacobs

Here is the second installment of my 2012 MLS Preview. By bringing back David Beckham and adding Edson Buddle after a year’s absence, the L.A. Galaxy re-established themselves as the heavy favorite to win the MLS title.

Sure, the loss of injured central defender Omar Gonzalez will hurt but anyone who doubts Galaxy coach Bruce Arena isn’t paying attention. His eye for chemistry is unparalleled, and his ability to craft a whole greater than the sum of its parts is proven. And even if the Galaxy struggle a bit on the back line, they’ll just outscore opponents. After the Galaxy, everyone is

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