No te pierdas este domingo un reportaje especial con el Director Técnico de Chivas USA Jose Luis Sanchez Solá, “El Chelis”, a las 11pm PT por ESPN Deportes! El técnico mexicano estará hablando sobre su experiencia con Chivas USA y qué planes tiene para el rebaño angelino.
Vea la previa a este reportaje especial:
Want to grab a drink and chat with Chivas USA head coach Jose Luis Sanchez Solá, ‘El Chelis?’ Here’s your chance! Join the Union Ultras for Chelas with Chelis this Saturday, Feb. 23 from 5-7pm in Pacoima!
In order to participate, you MUST RSVP with and put down a $40 deposit for a season seat. Call Sally Meza at 310-630-4585 for more information!
Who: Chivas USA coach Jose Luis Sanchez Solá, ‘El Chelis’
Supporter Group Union Ultras
When: Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013, from 5-7pm
Where: Home of Julio Ramos
13564 Filmore St., Pacoima, CA 91331
RSVP with Sally Meza: 310-630-4585 (office); 310-710-4715 (cell) or contact Julio Ramos at 818-395-4918 or Jose Salcedo at 818-799-2069
Want to get to know SuperDraft pick Carlos Alvarez? The Chivas USA midfielder will be participating in our ChivaChat this Friday, Feb. 22 starting at 12pm PT.
Here’s how you can participate:
· Follow Chivas USA on Twitter: @cdchivasusa
· Send us your question using hashtag #ChivaChat
· Stay tuned this Friday as Alvarez answers your questions!
Hope to hear from you!
Chivas USA will face Colorado Rapids Friday night at Sam Boyd Stadium and the Las Vegas Pro Soccer Challenge organizers have provided a live stream of the match. Kicking off at 7:30 pm PT, fans can tune into the game in Las Vegas.
Click here to go to the Live Stream.
If you won’t be able to watch the stream, you can follow Chivas USA on Twitter for the latest game updates: @cdchivasusa
What’s your prediction for the game? COMMENT below
With Jersey Week kicking-off on Feb. 25, Major League Soccer, Chivas USA and Futbol Artist Network (FAN) give you the opportunity to win your own Red-and-White jersey!
Here’s how you can participate. From Thursday, Feb. 14-19, send a tweet that includes the following four elements:
· The link to an original photo of your artwork, available on public domain (ex: Instagram, Photobucket, Flickr, etc.)
· A brief description of how your artwork is connected to your favorite MLS Club
· The hashtags: #TrueColors and the @handle of your club
· Lastly, make sure your account is following @MLS
The winner will be notified on Twitter by direct message from @MLS on Feb. 22, and announced online thereafter.
What are you waiting for? Send your artwork now! Click here for official contest rules.
Check out the first submission for Chivas USA:
Title: We're Chivas USA
Artist Name: Betirri Bengtson
Artist Location: Houston, TX
Description: This painting represents a team that is unified by the iconic red & white stripes, which can be interpreted in every fan's own way.
LAS VEGAS, NV- Chivas USA arrived and trained in Las Vegas Thursday afternoon ahead of Friday’s match against Colorado Rapids at Sam Boyd Stadium.
The team was in good spirits as they arrived at the University of Nevada in Las Vegas for training where a group of fans came out to watch practice. Led by Coach Jose Luis Sanchez Solá, also known as “El Chelis,” Chivas continued working on what coach has focused since start of preseason: finishing plays.
To finalize training, Coach Chelis split the group up into two squads for a scrimmage: MLS veterans against rookies. The scrimmage came with a twist; defender Bobby Burling was at goal for the veterans and midfielder Edgar Mejia for the rookies while goalkeeper Dan Kennedy played forward. At the end of the match, the veterans took the victory over the rookies; Kennedy scored two goals for the winning team.
The Red-and-White will face Colorado at 7:30 pm at Sam Boyd Stadium. Fans not attending the game can follow match updates on our Twitter feed: @cdchivasusa
Watch: Chivas USA arrives in Las Vegas
Don’t have plans for Saturday or Sunday? Head out to Cal South’s Soccer Nation Expo this weekend and come check out Chivas USA’s booth. The Red-and-White’s infamous mascot, the ChivaFighter, will be on site to take photos with fans from 12-2 pm on both days. Also, show off your video game skills and battle it out against ChivaFighter in our X-Box station.
If you’re interested in buying Chivas USA season tickets or joining the Academy, our friendly staff will be more than happy to guide you in the right direction.
Hope to see you there!
Where: Los Angeles Convention Center
1201 S. Figueroa St.
Los Angeles, CA 90015
When: Saturday, Feb. 16 (9 am- 5pm) and Sunday, Feb. 17 (8am- 4pm)
Cost: Free! (Parking ranges from $12-$15)
Chivas USA Supporter Group Union Ultras are giving you the opportunity to win your 2013 season seats! After supporting the Red-and-White in Saturday’s scrimmage against Gangwon FC, the Ultras will head to The Home Depot Center’s Field 7 to host their first Copa ChivaBono.
The soccer tournament will consist of eight, six-player teams and two 15-minute halves. Players of the winning team will each earn one season seat pack. Aside from the tournament, the Ultras will have a raffle, giving away many Chivas USA goodies. Coach Chelis is scheduled to make an appearance in the tournament.
The cost to enter the tournament is of $20. If interested, contact Ultras Representative Julio Ramos at (818) 395-4918.
What: Copa ChivaBono
Where: The Home Depot Center Field 7
When: 2 pm PT
Just like in elementary and middle school, it’s a day that everyone prepares for: picture day. Chivas USA players, team staff and front office kicked off the morning with the annual photo session.
A majority of players began arriving early to prepare for the shoot. Directed by Creative Services Manager Richard “Rusty” Navarrette, players lined up to take their headshots and special marketing photos. Midfielder Edgar Mejia was one of the few players that showed his gameday face, screaming ‘Goal!’ for one of the photos.
Taking no direction in the shoot, head coach Chelis knew exactly what to do, posing perfectly in every photo.
(Stay tuned for video)
Click here to check out the behind-the-scenes Instagram image.
After the photo session, the team headed to the field to continue preseason training. The Red-and-White will host their fourth scrimmage of the year this Saturday, Feb. 9 against Korean squad Gangwon FC at The Home Depot Center’s Field 6 at 11:30 am.
Fans are encouraged to come out and support the goats; parking and entry are free!
Have something you want to ask Chivas USA Team Captain Dan Kennedy? Well, here’s your chance! This Friday, February 8, we’ll be hosting our first ChivaChat of the year with the Red-and-White ‘keeper starting at
1 pm PT (UPDATE - start time has been moved to 12 p.m. PT). In order to participate, you must follow us on Twitter (@cdchivasusa), and send your question for Kennedy using the hashtag #ChivaChat. Fans can submit their questions starting as early as today!
Hope to hear from you!