Weekly update: Mountain men
CARSON, Calif. - Chivas USA will look to get their second win of the season when they visit the Colorado Rapids on Saturday, May 14th. The game will be played at INVESCO Field at Mile High, in Denver, Colorado at 6:00 P.M. (Pacific Time).
The game will be broadcast live by Radiovisa 830 AM radio and by Azteca America KAZA-54 as well as via Chivas USA's official web page: www.CDCHIVASUSA.com. There will also be a reserve game between Colorado Rapids and Chivas USA, Sunday, may 15 at 9:00 AM (Pacific Time) at the Rapids training facility.
HISTORIC WIN: Chivas USA earned its first three points in franchise history last Saturday, when they beat the other MLS expansion team, Real Salt Lake, with a 39th minute penalty kick by Héctor Cuadros who has 2 goals this season. Chivas USA now has 4 points and a 1-4-1 record.
CLEAN SHEET FOR GUZAN: Chivas USA's rookie goalkeeper Brad Guzan had an outstanding appearance this past Saturday against Real Salt Lake who never made it into the net. Guzan has received only one goal in the last 238 minutes and has the most saves in the league with 30.
NEXT HOME GAME: Chivas USA will play its next home game on Sunday, May 22, when they will host Carlos Ruiz', Eddie Johnson and FC Dallas at 6:30 P.M. (Pacific Time) at The Home Depot Center. To order tickets in advance, please call: 1-877-CHIVAS-1.
PROBABLE: Martin Zúñiga (Ligaments ACL, Left knee), Francisco Gomez (Ligaments, Left knee sprain), Milton Blanco (Right Knee, LCL sprain)
OUT: Esteban Arias (Right Ankle sprain), Michael Erush (Sports Hernia surgery)
CHIVAS USA SCHEDULE FOR THE WEEK OF MAY 9 - 15, 2005
[*Subject to change. All times local. Media access will be provided after games and training sessions. For the latest information, contact Chivas USA's Public Relations Department.]
Monday, May 9: Morning training (11:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.)
Tuesday, May 10: Morning training (10:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.)
Wednesday, May 11: Morning training (10:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.) and evening training (4:00 P.M. - 6:00 P.M.)
Thursday, May 12: Scrimmage vs. U.S. U-20 national team (11:00 A.M.) HDC.
Friday, May 13: Morning training (10:00 A.M - 12:00 P.M.) and trip to Colorado
Saturday, May 14: Colorado Rapids vs. Chivas USA (7:00 P.M./Mountain Time) INVESCO Field at Mile High
Sunday, May 15: Reserve match, Colorado Rapids vs. Chivas USA (9:00 AM, Pacific Time) and Return to Los Angeles