CD Guadalajara announces roster for Saturday's Match vs. Real Madrid at Soldier Field
CHICAGO - Club Deportivo Guadalajara announced its 18-man roster for its international friendly against nine-time European champion Real Madrid at Chicago's Soldier Field on Saturday, July 16 (5:30 p.m. CT). Highlighting the roster are Mexican National Team stars Oswaldo Sanchez, Ramon Morales and Adolfo Bautista. The game in Chicago will be the second game of a doubleheader that kicks off with the nationally televised MLS regular season clash between the Chicago Fire and Columbus Crew (ESPN2 at 3:00 p.m. CT).
In its two-game U.S. tour, its first since 1990, Real Madrid travels to Los Angeles to face MLS' Galaxy at The Home Depot Center on Monday, July 18 (10:30 p.m. ET).
CHIVAS GUADALAJARA ROSTER
GOALKEEPERS (2): Oswaldo Sanchez, Alfredo Talavera
DEFENDERS (4): Hector Reynoso, Johnnie Garcia, Christian Ramirez, Jonny Magallon
MIDFIELDERS (6): Ramon Morales, Rafael Medina, Juan Pablo Alfaro, Manuel Sol, Christian Armas, Max Perez
FORWARDS (6): Francisco Palencia, Adolfo Bautista, Alejandro Vela, Edwin Borboa, Marco Parra, Renato Rivera
REAL MADRID ROSTER
GOALKEEPERS (3): Iker Casillas, Diego López and Carlos Sánchez.
DEFENDERS (8): Michel Salgado, Alvaro Mejía, Ivan Helguera, Francisco Pavón, Carlos Diogo, Roberto Carlos, Raúl Bravo, Ruben De la Red.
MIDFIELDERS (8): Pablo García, David Beckham, Zinedine Zidane, Jose Maria Gutierrez "Guti", Luis Figo, Thomas Gravesen, Jose Manuel Jurado, Alvaro Arbeloa.
FORWARDS (5): Raúl, Ronaldo, Michael Owen, Juanfran, Roberto Soldado.