Monday, February 26, 2007

Chivas crushes Fresno Fuego 5-0.

Chivas USA, under new head coach Preki, earned a 5-0 win over the Fresno Fuego of the Premier Development League (PDL) in a preseason exhibition held this evening at Chukchansi Park in this Central Valley City.
First-year player John Cunliffe scored two goals and set up another, with new Chivas USA signing Alex Zotinca setting up the game's opening goal. Chivas USA goalkeeper Brad Guzan had to exit the game in the seventh minute with a gash on his chin that required stitches.
Chivas USA plays its next preseason game this Thursday, March 1 versus Cal State Fullerton at The Home Depot Center. For tickets or more information, please call 1-877-CHIVAS-1 or visit
Scoring Summary :CHV -- John Cunliffe (Alex Zotinca) 21CHV -- Matt Taylor 34CHV -- Lawson Vaughn (John Cunliffe) 45CHV -- John Cunliffe 46CHV -- Lyle Martin 68
Chivas USA: Brad Guzan (Preston Burpo 7); Alex Zotinca, Jason Hernández (Andy O'Shea 61), Claudio Suárez, Orlando Pérez (Cameron Dunn 61); Jorge Barrera (Rodrigo Lopez 61), Lawson Vaughn (Carlos Borja 61), Francisco Mendoza (Erasmo Solórzano 61) John Cunliffe (Éder Robles 61); Maykel Galindo (Antony Hamilton 61), Matt Taylor (Mohammed Sethi 61).

Saturday, February 24, 2007

Bornstein out for 6 weeks

Bornstein suffered the injury during training Thursday morning. Bornstein will now have to spend some six weeks on the sidelines. Bornstein was the 2006 Gatorade Rookie of the Year.

Sunday, February 18, 2007

Chivas USA fall to US Under 23, 2-0

Chivas USA lose in Preseason to US Under 23 by the score of 2-0.

The Chivas USA lineup was:

Chivas USA (1st Half): Brad Guzan; Jorge Barrera, Claudio Suárez, Jason Hernández, Orlando Pérez; Jonathan Bornstein, Jesse Marsch (Erasmo Solórzano, 32), Francisco Mendoza, Miguel Zepeda; Edwin Borboa, Maykel Galindo.

Chivas USA (2nd Half): Preston Burpo; Lyle Martin, Carlos Llamosa, Andy O'Shea, Cameron Dunn; Éder Robles, Carlos Borja, Erasmo Solórzano, Rodrigo López; Anthony Hamilton, John Cunliffe.

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