CLUB DEPORTIVO CHIVAS USA
CHIVAS USA VS. CHICAGO FIRE
FRIDAY, MAY 4, 2012
THE HOME DEPOT CENTER, CARSON, CALIFORNIA – 8:00 p.m. PT
TV: ESPN Deportes
CARSON, Calif. – Chivas USA (3-5-0, 9 pts.) returns home to Los Angeles for its showdown at The Home Depot Center this 5 de Mayo weekend as Juan Pablo Angel and the Red-and-White take on Pavel Pardo and The Chicago Fire (2-2-2, 8), this Friday, May 4th at 8:00 pm PT at HDC.
The match will broadcast nationally on live on ESPN Deportes.
• Forward Juan Pablo Angel has scored 6 goals against Chicago Fire in 13 games.
• Midfielder Nick LaBrocca has scored in his last two games against the Chicago Fire.
5 de Mayo Week:
5 de Mayo holiday has been a good luck charm for Chivas USA. The one and only time the team played on May 5, in 2010, the team defeated NE Revolution 4-0 in Foxboro. In all, Chivas USA is 3-2-1 all time in games played over the 5 de Mayo holiday weekend (six all-time games played between May 2-7).
For a full PDF version of the Chivas USA game notes for the match vs. Toronto FC, please click here!
About Chivas USA
Founded in 2004, Los Angeles-based Club Deportivo Chivas USA has achieved remarkable success in seven full seasons in Major League Soccer. From 2006-2009, the Mexican-owned club qualified for the MLS Cup Playoffs in four consecutive seasons, to the delight of its passionate supporters. In addition, Chivas USA’s innovative grassroots programs demonstrate its deep commitment to the Southern California community, while the club’s youth teams and Soccer Academies offer unprecedented opportunities to the region’s best young talent. For more information on Chivas USA, please call 1-877-CHIVAS-1 or visit cdchivasusa.com.