08/12/2013 08:23 am ET

Landon Donovan Hat Trick: Galaxy Striker Scores Three Goals In Dallas Tie (VIDEO)

With soccer fans and media hailing one of his longtime teammates on the U.S. national team, Landon Donovan got his name back into the headlines with a three-goal performance for the L.A. Galaxy on Sunday.

The only player with more goals for the United States (56) than Dempsey (35), Donovan netted a hat trick for the two-time defending MLS champions in a 3-3 draw with FC Dallas.

This was the fourth career MLS hat trick for Donovan and his third with the Galaxy.