Montreal acquires Ricketts from L.A. for allocation money

The Los Angeles Galaxy announced on Monday that the club has traded goalkeeper Donovan Ricketts to the Montreal Impact for allocation money.

Ricketts has spent three seasons with the Galaxy, starting 70 games and keeping 27 clean sheets during his time with the club.

The Jamaica international was named the 2010 MLS Goalkeeper of the Year after he recorded a club-record 11 shutouts during the season.