Chivas USA to wear home jerseys for Tuesday's ChivaClásico in San Diego
The second-ever ChivaClásico kicks off on
Tuesday night at 8:00 p.m. PT at PETCO Park in San Diego, and Chivas USA will
be wearing its home uniform, which include the traditional red-and-white
stripes. Guadalajara will wear its away uniforms, a white shirt that recently
made its debut during the second leg of the Copa Libertadores final.
red-and-white stripes of Chivas mean a lot to both organizations, and
we’re honored to wear them on Tuesday night,” said Chivas USA Head
Coach Martín Vásquez. “We’re looking forward to a great match
against Guadalajara, and happy to bring this game to San Diego.”
Guadalajara’s new away jersey features green trim and was
launched for this season to honor 200 years of Mexican independence. September
16 is the celebration of Mexico’s Independence Day, and Guadalajara will
wear its jersey on Tuesday for just the second time in competition as part of
the celebrations. Both teams’ jerseys will be on sale at the match;
Guadalajara’s shirt only recently became available in the United States.
The second-ever ChivaClásico kicks off tomorrow, Tuesday, Sept.
14, at 8:00 p.m. PT at PETCO Park in San Diego, Calif. Tickets are on sale at padres.com/chivas, the
PETCO Park Box office, or by phone at (619) 795-5555.