Chivas USA Announces its 2012 TV Broadcast Schedule

Fox Sports West/Prime Ticket, KWHY Channel 22, and KDOC return as partners

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CARSON, Calif. (Thursday, February 23, 2012) Chivas USA announced today that Fox Sports West/Prime Ticket, KDOC, and KWHY Channel 22 will continue to carry local television broadcasts for the 2012 Chivas USA season, including 19 matches on Fox Sports West/Prime Ticket, 17 on KWHY Channel 22 (Spanish), and 6 on KDOC. Along with the local schedule the Goats will additionally have nationally televised matches, including 8 on Galavision (Spanish), 3 on ESPN Deportes, 2 on ESPN2, and 1 on NBC Sports Network.

Play-by-play duties on Fox Sports West/Prime Ticket and KDOC will once again be handled by Christian Miles, and Allen Hopkins also returning as color commentator. As for KWHY Channel 22 Spanish broadcasts, play-by-play will be handled by Halim Zadat and color commentary by Gustavo Vargas.

“This 2012 season, returning to broadcast our matches are our partners of yore; Fox Sports West/Prime Ticket, KDOC and Channel 22 (KWHY),” said the VP of Marketing and Sponsorship for Chivas USA, Rodrigo Morales. “We are very proud that they are returning as broadcast partners; we hope that this year they will be broadcasting the matches of the future MLS Champion.”

As a part of First Kick 2012 presented by Dick’s Sporting Goods, The Red-and-White officially kick-off the 2012 MLS season on Sunday, March 11 at the Home Depot Center, when they square off against 2011 MLS Cup runner up, Houston Dynamo. The match will broadcast live on Prime Ticket and Galavision at 4 p.m. PT. For Season Seats starting at just $9 per game visit cdchivasusa.com or call 1-877-CHIVAS-1.

CHIVAS USA 2012 SEASON BROADCAST SCHEDULE*
Match Day Date Opponent Time English TV Spanish TV
1 Sun. 11-March vs. HOUSTON 4 PM PRIME TICKET Galavision
2 Sat. 17-March vs. VANCOUVER 7:30 PM KDOC KWHY 22
3 Sat. 24-March @ Real Salt Lake 6 PM PRIME TICKET KWHY 22
4 Sun. 1-April vs. KANSAS CITY 6 PM KDOC KWHY 22
5 Sat. 7-April @ Portland 7:30 PM KDOC KWHY 22
6 Sat. 14-April @ Toronto 1:30 PM FOX SPORTS WEST KWHY 22
7 Sat. 21-April vs. PHILADELPHIA 7:30 PM PRIME TICKET KWHY 22
8 Sat. 28-April @ Colorado 6 PM FOX SPORTS WEST KWHY 22
9 Fri. 4-May vs. CHICAGO 8 PM   ESPN Deportes
10 Sun. 13-May @ San Jose 4 PM   Galavision
11 Sat. 19-May vs. GALAXY 7:30 PM ESPN2 ESPN Deportes
12 Wed. 23-May @ New York 4 PM   Galavision
13 Sat. 26-May vs. SEATTLE 7:30 PM FOX SPORTS WEST KWHY 22
14 Sat. 16-June vs. REAL SALT LAKE 7:30 PM PRIME TICKET KWHY 22
15 Wed. 20-June vs. MONTREAL 7:30 PM PRIME TICKET  
16 Sat. 23-June @ Dallas 6 PM   Galavision
17 Sat. 7-July vs. VANCOUVER 7:30 PM KDOC KWHY 22
18 Wed. 18-July vs. PORTLAND 1 PM FOX SPORTS WEST  
19 Sat. 21-July @ Galaxy 7 PM PRIME TICKET Galavision
20 Sat. 28-July @ Portland 7:30 PM PRIME TICKET KWHY 22
21 Sun. 12-August vs. GALAXY 8 PM ESPN2 ESPN Deportes
22 Sat. 18-August @ Colorado 6 PM KDOC KWHY 22
23 Sat. 25-August vs. SEATTLE 7:30 PM FOX SPORTS WEST KWHY 22
24 Wed. 29-August @ New England 5 PM PRIME TICKET  
25 Sun. 2-September @ San Jose 6 PM NBC SPORTS NETWORK  
26 Sat. 8-September @ Seattle 1 p.m. PRIME TICKET KWHY 22
27 Sat. 15-September vs. SAN JOSE 7:30 PM FOX SPORTS WEST KWHY 22
28 Wed. 19-September @ Columbus 4:30 PM PRIME TICKET  
29 Sun. 23-September @ D.C. United 4 PM   Galavision
30 Sat. 29-September vs. REAL SALT LAKE 7:30 PM PRIME TICKET KWHY 22
31 Wed. 3-October @ Vancouver 7 PM KDOC  
32 Sun. 7-October vs. DALLAS 4 PM PRIME TICKET Galavision
33 Sat. 20-October vs. COLORADO 7:30 PM PRIME TICKET KWHY 22
34 Sun. 28-October @ Dallas 4 PM   Galavision

*All times Pacific Standard Time, schedule subject to change without notice. For any questions or media inquiries, please contact the Chivas USA PR Department.

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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.

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