June 4, 2011 |
Through its first six home games, Chivas USA had produced only one victory, three losses and two ties going into Saturday night's game against Portland at the Home Depot Center. "These fans deserve better," Chivas midfielder Ben Zemanski said after the latest lackluster home performance, a 1-1 draw against Vancouver on Wednesday. "We need to play aggressive in front of them, and go for wins in front of them, and we need to show them that. We need to figure out how to get wins at home.
March 26, 2011 |
When: 7:30. Where: Home Depot Center On the air: TV: Ch. 56 and KWHY; Radio: 690. Records: Chivas USA 0-1; Rapids 1-0. Record vs. Rapids (2010): 0-2. Update: Saturday is an international playing date and the call-up of players to their national teams has hit Chivas USA hard going into the match. Forward Alejandro Moreno is with Venezuela and defenders Michael Umana, Andrew Boyens and Zarek Valentin are with Costa Rica, New Zealand and the U.S. under-20 team, respectively.
May 3, 2009 |
. -- Justin Braun's first goal of the season was all the help Zach Thornton needed for his league-leading fifth shutout, and Chivas USA beat the San Jose Earthquakes, 1-0, Saturday night. Thornton made six saves and Chivas (6-1-1) took a six-point lead in the Western Conference. With Thornton in net for all of the games, Chivas has given up only three goals. Braun scored in the 53rd minute after Jonathan Bornstein sent a high cross from the left sideline into the Earthquakes' penalty area.
August 21, 2010 |
Brek Shea's goal in the 71st minute helped FC Dallas extend its unbeaten streak to 11 games on Saturday at Pizza Hut Park as the Hoops downed Chivas USA, 1-0. Shea scored his fifth goal of the season from a Jair Benitez cross as he sent a looping header over the head of Chivas goalkeeper Zach Thornton and inside the far post, while Dallas goalkeeper Kevin Hartman made the result stand up with a pair of key saves. Chivas threatened twice in the opening half but Paulo Nagamura's shot from the top of the box sailed wide, while a right-footed effort from Dario Delgado was parried by Hartman.
June 4, 2011
Chivas USA tonight VS. PORTLAND TIMBERS When: 7:30 p.m. Where: Home Depot Center. On the air: TV: Prime Ticket. Radio: 690 Records: Chivas 3-4-5; Portland 5-4-2. Record vs. Portland: Timbers are an expansion team. Update: A victory Saturday in Carson would double Chivas' win output this season at the Home Depot Center. Despite being a man up for the final 23 minutes, Chivas could not take advantage in a 1-1 tie against Vancouver on Wednesday.