The LA Galaxy and Team USA soccer star, who was rumored to have rekindled his relationship with his estranged wife after this year’s World Cup, checked the box for irreconcilable differences Tuesday in court papers, People reported.
Donovan also requested spousal support and that Kajlich pay his lawyer's fees, the mag reported.
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In a joint statement to news outlets, the ex-couple said they “remain the closest of friends and will always be important parts of each other's lives.”
Donovan and Kajlich reportedly wed on New Year’s Eve 2006 and have been separated since Oct. 2009.
Earlier this year, Donovan shot down reports he’d fathered a love child with a pregnant British woman.
"I will not be a dad any time soon, which is good news for me," Donovan told E! News in July.