Chivas USA Set to Face K-League Team
CARSON, Calif. (Friday, February 8, 2013) - Chivas USA completed its morning practice session today in preparation for its fourth preseason scrimmage against Korean League side Gangwon FC on Saturday, beginning at 11:30 a.m. (PT) at The Home Depot Center's Track and Field. The Rojiblancos are in their fourth week of preseason camp under new Head Coach Jose Luis Sanchez Sola "El Chelis" ahead of First Kick 2013.
Chivas USA played the visiting Chicago Fire to a 1-1 draw last Tuesday, highlighted by Miller Bolaños' third preseason goal and the return of Juan Agudelo, who made his preseason match debut with the Red-and-White this camp. Agudelo recorded an assist and played the entire first half.
The match is open to members of the media and fans. Those planning on attending should enter through The HDC's Gate A and receive instructions from stadium attendants regarding parking upon arrival.
Chivas USA - Preseason Matches:
Date Opponent and Score Location Goals
01-26-13 Chivas USA 4 - 1 UC Irvine The HDC - Track and Field Jose Correa 1
Tristan Bowen 1
Rodrigo Lopez 1
Ben Zemanski 1
01-30-13 Chivas USA 4 - 1 FC Santa Clarita Storm The HDC - Field 6 Miller Bolaños 2
Jose Correa 1
Jose M. Rivera 1
02-05-13 Chivas USA 1 - 1 Chicago Fire The HDC - Track & Field Miller Bolaños 1
02-09-13 Chivas USA vs. Gangwon FC The HDC - Track & Field
02-12-13 Chivas USA vs. TBD TBD
02-15-13 Chivas USA vs. Colorado Rapids Las Vegas, NV - Sam Boyd Stadium
What: Fourth Preseason Scrimmage
Who: Chivas USA vs. Gangwon FC
Where : The Home Depot Center - Track & Field
18400 Avalon Blvd
Carson, Calif. 90746
When : Saturday, Feb. 9 - 11:30 a.m. (PT)
Chivas USA will kick off its ninth season when it hosts the Columbus Crew at The Home Depot Center for First Kick 2013 on Saturday, March 2, beginning at 7:30 p.m. (PT). Mini plans and individual tickets are now available, for more information please call 1-877-CHIVAS-1 or visit www.cdchivasusa.com/tickets. Follow us on Twitter @cdchivasusa and Facebook.com/chivasusa .
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