Chivas USA Forward Eduardo Lillingston Joins Mexico's Indios on Loan
Chivas USA announced today that forward Eduardo Lillingston has joined Mexican ‘Liga de Ascenso’ side Indios de Ciudad Juárez on loan for the Apertura 2010 season. The forward, who spent the Bicentenario 2010 season on loan at Club Tijuana, scored eight goals for the Red-and-White in 2009, his only previous season in MLS.
Lillingston, 32, played 12 years in the Mexican First Division before joining Chivas USA prior to the 2009 season. With the Red-and-White in 2009, the forward played 25 matches (15 starts), scoring eight goals and adding two assists. Indios de Ciudad Juárez was most recently in the Mexican First Division, but was recently relegated after the Bicentenario 2010 campaign.
Chivas USA plays Pachuca of the Mexican First Division tomorrow at 7:30 p.m. PT at The Home Depot Center in SuperLiga 2010 action. The Red-and-White will take on Herculez Gomez and Pachuca with a spot in the SuperLiga semifinals on the line. For more information, or tickets to the match, please call 1-877-CHIVAS-1 or click here.
TRANSACTION: Chivas USA loans forward Eduardo Lillingston to Mexican ‘Liga de Ascenso’ side Indios de Ciudad Juárez for Apertura 2010 tournament.