Chivas USA acquires supplemental draft pick from FC Dallas
CARSON, Calif. (Friday, April 1st, 2011).- Chivas USA announced Friday that it has acquired a 2012 first round supplemental draft selection from FC Dallas in exchange for the rights to forward Maykel Galindo. Per league and team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Maykel Galindo joined Chivas USA on Feb. 8, 2007, from the Seattle Sounders, then of the USL-1, where he had played in 2005 and 2006. Galindo played a total of 67 matches in four seasons for the Red-and-White (48 as a starter) and scored a total of 18 goals with 9 assists.
Following Tuesday’s match in Portland, Chivas USA will travel face Toronto FC on the road tomorrow, Saturday, with the match kicking off at 10:00 a.m. PT (1:00 p.m. ET), broadcasting live on Prime Ticket and W Radio 690 AM. The Red-and-White will be looking for its first MLS victory of the season, while TFC is coming off a 2-0 win over the Timbers in its second game of the year.