Red Bulls trade goalkeeper Zach Thornton to Chivas USAAugust 1, 2008 - Major League Soccer (MLS) New York Red Bulls
Thornton, 34, signed with New York on January 17, 2008, after playing the 2007 season with the Colorado Rapids. The goalkeeper did not appear in any First Team MLS matches, but posted a shutout win vs. Mexican First Division side, CD Guadalajara, in an International Friendly, and also played the full 90 minutes in the Red Bulls' U.S. Open Cup Match. Thornton also featured in four MLS Reserve League matches for New York, posting a 1.14 goals against average.
The Red Bulls take on Spanish giant FC Barcelona in an International Friendly at Giants Stadium on August 6 at 7:00 PM ET. For tickets, please call 1.877.RBSOCCER or log onto www.newyorkredbulls.com.
Major League Soccer Stories from August 1, 2008
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