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October 22, 2011 10:37 PM EDT
Stubhub Center — Carson, California
Referee:‬ R. Salazar‎
Attendance:‬ 22137‎
Andrew Boyens 53′ (OG)
S. Ochoa 73′

MLS Preview: Chivas USA - Seattle Sounders FC

Kasey Keller will play his final regular season match against Chivas USA on Saturday in a game that means nothing to the playoff chase.

By Zac Lee Rigg

Michael Umana, Chivas USA, Freddy Montero, Seattle Sounders FC, MLS
Otto Greule Jr.

Chivas USA (4-4-2): Kennedy; Valentin, Junior Lopes, Boyens, Jazic; Zemanski, Labrocca, Courtois, Flores; Moreno, Angel.


OUT: MF Paulo Nagamura (R foot); DF Michael Umaña (L knee)

PROBABLE: FW Justin Braun (R calf); DF Heath Pearce (hamstring); MF Simon Elliott (L quad strain)

Seattle Sounders FC (4-4-2): Keller; Levesque, Scott, Ianni, Gonzalez; Estrada, Friberg, Carrasco, Neagle; Jaqua, Fucito.


OUT: GK Terry Boss (concussion); MF Michael Seamon (lateral ankle tendon); MF Steve Zakuani (R leg fracture); FW O’Brian White (leg surgery)

QUESTIONABLE: Josh Ford (knee pain)

PROBABLE: DF Jeff Parke (concussion)

  • Seattle is assured second place in the Western Conference. Chivas USA cannot qualify for the playoffs.
  • A crowd of 64,140 attended the CenturyLink Field regular season finale, the eighth-largest regular season crowd in MLS history and the third-largest for a standalone game.
  • Fredy Montero has scored 11 goals in 11 games for Seattle. He has 18 goals in all competitions. His streak of seven consecutive games with a goal or an assist is the longest in MLS this season.
  • Juan Pablo Ángel saw his four-game goalscoring streak come to an end in the 1-0 loss to the LA Galaxy.
  • The teams played to a scoreless draw in their first meeting this season, Aug. 13 at CenturyLink Field.

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Available Squads
1Dan KennedyGoalkeeper
-David LopesDefender
6Ante JazicDefender
-Zarek ValentinDefender
44Heath PearceDefender
2Nick LaBroccaMidfielder
14Ben ZemanskiMidfielder
18Blair GavinMidfielder
-Juan Pablo AngelStriker
-Marcos MondainiStriker
15Alejandro MorenoStriker
-Zach ThorntonGoalkeeper
27Andrew BoyensDefender
19Jorge VillafanaDefender
8M. TrujilloDefender
13Michael LahoudMidfielder
27V. EstupiñanStriker
-Chris CortezStriker
1Kasey KellerGoalkeeper
2Jeff ParkeDefender
26James RileyDefender
12Leonardo GonzálezDefender
34Jhon Kennedy HurtadoDefender
6Osvaldo AlonsoMidfielder
20Á. FernándezDefender
3Brad EvansMidfielder
7Mauro RosalesStriker
11Michael FucitoMidfielder
17Fredy MonteroStriker
13Brian MeredithGoalkeeper
20Zach ScottDefender
2Tyson WahlDefender
17Erik FribergMidfielder
27Lamar NeagleMidfielder
26S. OchoaStriker
-Roger LevesqueStriker
Top Scorers
Player   Goals Penalties
Clint Dempsey Clint Dempsey
Seattle Sounders
6 1
E. Torres E. Torres
Chivas USA
5 2
V. Sánchez V. Sánchez
4 3
Federico Higuaín Federico Higuaín
Columbus Crew
4 2
Kenny Miller Kenny Miller
3 2