Chivas USA Weekly Update
RED-AND-WHITE READY FOR SCRIMMAGE VS. CANADA U-23 TEAM: The Red-and-White are coming of a 0-0 draw against D.C. United on Friday, February 25, and now look to their next preseason match, taking place today at 12:00 noon against the Canada Under-23 National Team. The match is open to the public and will take place on the Track and Field Stadium at The Home Depot Center in Carson. For more information on the team, please visit cdchivasusa.com, and for updates during tomorrow's scrimmage, check the team's Twitter feed, @cdchivasusa .
CHIVAS USA ADDS SCRIMMAGE AGAINST UCLA TO PRESEASON SCHEDULE: With less than three weeks left before Opening Day, Chivas USA has added another scrimmage to its preseason schedule, facing a college opponent for the first time. The Red-and-White will take on local powerhouse UCLA on Saturday, March 5 at the Track and Field Stadium at The Home Depot Center. The team's full preseason schedule is below:
CHIVAS USA - PRESEASON 2011
DAY DATE OPPONENT (LOCATION) RESULT/TIME*(Scorers)
Tue Feb 1 vs. Fresno Fuego (Paso Robles, CA) W, 2-0 (Gordon, Estupiñan)
Mon Feb 7 vs. San Jose Earthquakes (HDC) W, 1-0 (Gordon)
Sat Feb 12 vs. Seattle Sounders (Casa Grande, AZ) L, 1-0
Tue Feb 15 vs. Real Salt Lake (Casa Grande, AZ) L, 2-0
Fri Feb 18 vs. Vancouver Whitecaps (Casa Grande, AZ) W, 1-0 (Padilla)
Fri Feb 25 vs. D.C. United (HDC) T, 0-0
Tue Mar 1 vs. Canada U-23 National Team (HDC) 12:00 p.m. PT
Sat Mar 5 vs. UCLA 7:30 p.m. PT
Sat Mar 12 vs. F.C. Dallas (Frisco, TX) 7:30 p.m. CT
SAT MAR 19 vs. SPORTING KANSAS CITY (OPENING DAY) 7:30 p.m. PT
MICHAEL LAHOUD TO MISS THREE WEEKS WITH KNEE INJURY: Chivas USA midfielder Michael Lahoud suffered a deep laceration on his left knee in a collision with goalkeeper Dan Kennedy which occurred during training on Sunday. A surgical procedure was required to clean and repair the wound, and the third-year player for the Red-and-White is expected to return to training in three weeks.
PORTLAND TIMBERS WIN RIGHT TO HOST U.S. OPEN CUP MATCH: Chivas USA lost a coin toss on Monday, and as a result will likely travel soon to face the expansion Portland Timbers in a U.S. Open Cup play-in match at some point in March. The Red-and-White face a tougher task in the cup competition this year, having to win three matches against MLS opponents to reach the main draw of the Open Cup.
RED-AND-WHITE UNDER-16 TEAM EARNS WIN OVER COSMOS WEST: The Chivas USA U-16 Team earned a 3-2 win over the Cosmos Academy West on Saturday under the lights at the Santa Ana Memorial Stadium, riding two goals from Frederico Bobadilla and one from Sergio Cervantes. Just before that game, the Chivas USA U-18's earned a 0-0 tie against the Cosmos. More information, including league standings, statistics, and more can be found by following the links for U-18 Team and the U-16 Team .
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Major League Soccer Stories from March 1, 2011
- Chivas USA Falls to Canada Under-23 National Team in Preseason Friendly - Club Deportivo Chivas USA
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- Philadelphia Union Comply with MLS Roster Deadline - Philadelphia Union
- Red Bulls Add David Lee as Performance Analyst - New York Red Bulls
- D.C. United Signs Defender Chris Korb - D.C. United
- Red Bulls Waive Conor Chinn and Irving Garcia - New York Red Bulls
- Rapids Sign Steven Emory and Mike Holody - Colorado Rapids
- Sounders FC News & Notes - Seattle Sounders FC
- Chicago Fire Sign Goalkeeper Alec Dufty - Chicago Fire
- Chivas USA Acquires Argentine Forward Marcos Mondaini on Loan - Club Deportivo Chivas USA
- Sporting Kansas City Signs Three to MLS Contracts - Sporting Kansas City
- Earthquakes Sign Second Round SuperDraft Pick Anthony Ampaipitakwong - San Jose Earthquakes
- Midfielder Jack Jewsbury Traded to Portland Timbers - Sporting Kansas City
- Altitude Announces 2011 Rapids Broadcast Schedule - Colorado Rapids
- Timbers Acquire Midfielder Jack Jewsbury from Sporting Kansas City - Portland Timbers
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