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Played
August 25, 2012 10:30 PM EDT
Stubhub Center — Carson, California
Referee:‬ J. Rivero‎
Attendance:‬ 11973‎
 
38′ (PG) J. Agudelo
Brad Evans 10′
64′ M. Bolaños
F. Montero 27′
 
F. Montero 34′
 
F. Montero 67′
 
S. Ochoa 80′
 
Ante Jazic 90+1′ (OG)

MLS Preview: Chivas USA - Seattle Sounders FC

Seattle snakes down the West coast to play Chivas USA in the Home Depot Center on Saturday night.

By Zac Lee Rigg

Alejandro Moreno, Chivas USA; Brad Evans, Seattle Sounders FC; MLS
Victor Decolongon
  PROBABLE LINEUPS
Chivas USA (4-2-3-1): Kennedy; Riley, Valencia, Califf, Jazic; Joseph, Minda; Bolanos, LaBrocca, Agudelo; Angel.

INJURY REPORT

OUT: MF Marvin Iraheta (L knee ACL)

QUESTIONABLE: MF Peter Vagenas (R hamstring strain); MF Ryan Smith (R hamstring strain)
Seattle Sounders FC (4-4-2): Gspurning; Johansson, Parke, Hurtado, Gonzalez; Rosales, Alonso, Tiffert, Caskey; Johnson, Montero.

INJURY REPORT

OUT: FW Babayele Sodade (R knee ACL tear); FW David Estrada (L foot fracture); MF Andy Rose (rib fracture)
  DID YOU KNOW?
  • Seattle is third in the West with 40 points. Thirteen points back is Chivas USA, in seventh.
  • Eddie Johnson and Fredy Montero have each scored four goals in the last six games. Together they have 19 goals total this season.
  • However, Montero may not start. He has six goals and two assists from 10 substitute appearances in his MLS career. The latest was the winner against the Vancouver Whitecaps.
  • Chivas USA has a better goal differential away than at home. It also has a better away record (4-2-4) than home record (7-9-6).
  • All-Star Dan Kennedy has made 79 saves, third best in MLS. He has a 1.18 goals-against average.


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Last Five Matches
Odds
Team News
Available Squads
1Dan KennedyGoalkeeper
2Bobby BurlingDefender
-John Alexander Valencia HinestrozaDefender
26James RileyDefender
6Ante JazicDefender
51M. BolañosMidfielder
21Shalrie JosephMidfielder
2Nick LaBroccaMidfielder
16J. AgudeloStriker
-Casey TownsendStriker
7Tristan BowenStriker
28Tim MeliaGoalkeeper
19Jorge VillafanaDefender
-Dan CaliffDefender
14Ben ZemanskiMidfielder
-Juan Pablo AngelStriker
15Alejandro MorenoStriker
-J. CorreaStriker
81Michael GspurningGoalkeeper
5Adam JohanssonDefender
12Leonardo GonzálezDefender
2Jeff ParkeDefender
34Jhon Kennedy HurtadoDefender
3Brad EvansMidfielder
6Osvaldo AlonsoMidfielder
7Eddie JohnsonStriker
8Christian TiffertMidfielder
7Mauro RosalesStriker
17Fredy MonteroStriker
29Josh FordGoalkeeper
4Marc BurchDefender
20Zach ScottDefender
7Steve ZakuaniMidfielder
12Alex CaskeyMidfielder
7Mario MartínezMidfielder
26S. OchoaStriker
Players to Watch
Dan Kennedy
Dan Kennedy
Position: Goalkeeper
Squad Number: 1
Games Goals YC RC
7 0 0 0
Fredy Montero
Fredy Montero
Position: Striker
Squad Number: 17
Games Goals YC RC
0 0 0 0
Prediction
Editor's Prediction
Results
 
Top Scorers
Player   Goals Penalties
E. Torres E. Torres
Striker
Chivas USA
6 3
Clint Dempsey Clint Dempsey
Striker
Seattle Sounders
6 1
V. Sánchez V. Sánchez
Striker
Colorado
4 3
Federico Higuaín Federico Higuaín
Striker
Columbus Crew
4 2
Dominic Dwyer Dominic Dwyer
Striker
Sporting KC
4 1