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  1. CHIVAS USA: Goats claim another point

    Scott French

    CARSON -- Chivas USA is four games into a five-game stretch against the best teams in Major League Soccer, and they've managed results in every one of them. Saturday night's was a 1-1 draw with visiting Seattle, and although the Goats might have wres...

    Blog | May 26, 2012
  2. MLS: Pay cut drops Beckham to No. 3

    Scott French

    David Beckham took a fairly sizable cut in pay to stay with Galaxy rather than chase Paris Saint-Germain's millions, it turns out, and he's no longer Major League Soccer's top earner. That's the big news from the MLS Players Union's release Friday o...

    Blog | May 25, 2012
  3. CHIVAS: Point is enough in San Jose

    Scott French

    Jose Erik Correa made the most of his first start, but Chivas USA couldn't hold onto to its advantage at the finish, settling for a draw in game they should have won even if they didn't really deserve to. Correa scored with a simple but tremendous...

    Blog | May 13, 2012
  4. CHIVAS USA: Goats still 0 for home

    Scott French

    CARSON -- Chivas USA took care of their first need Friday night, finally finding the net in a home game. It took 383 minutes and came from the penalty spot, courtesy of Juan Pablo Angel. That was supposed to spark the Goats to some real home succe...

    Blog | May 04, 2012
  5. April 29/30: What to watch, where to go

    Scott French

    SUNDAY, APRIL 29 TELEVISION SPANISH LA LIGA Valencia at Malaga GolTV, 9 a.m. Next-best thing to Real Madrid-Barcelona? In Spain, it's this one, a showdown between No. 3 and No. 4. Valencia is coming straight off its Europa League semifinal ...

    Blog | April 29, 2012
  6. April 26/27: What to watch, where to go

    Scott French

    THURSDAY, APRIL 26 TELEVISION UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE Atletico Madrid (Spain) at Valencia (Spain) GolTV, noon Ricardo Costa's goal deep into stoppage time provides a lifeline for Valencia, which needs to overcome a 4-2 deficit from the first leg...

    Blog | April 25, 2012
  7. CHIVAS: Bolaņos' hat trick a step forward

    Scott French

    CARSON -- Miller Bolanos netted the fourth hat trick for Chivas USA this year -- none, alas, in a competitive first-team game -- as the Goats rallied to beat the National Premier Soccer League's Fullerton Rangers, 3-2, Tuesday in Home Depot Center's ...

    Blog | April 10, 2012
  8. CHIVAS: 'Gutting' loss can't dim delight

    Scott French

    CARSON -- There's plenty for Chivas USA to improve upon following its Major League Soccer opener Sunday afternoon, but the finish against the Houston Dynamo, who pulled out a 1-0 victory with nearly the last boot of the game, dampened the Goats' spir...

    Blog | March 11, 2012
  9. CHIVAS USA: First impressions

    Scott French

    CARSON -- Three quick thoughts from Chivas USA's 1-0 loss to the Houston Dynamo in their Major League Soccer opener Sunday afternoon at Home Depot Center: 1. AN UNJUST RESULT Chivas deserved more from this one, and it was seconds from a scoreless...

    Blog | March 11, 2012
  10. CHIVAS USA 2012: Playoffs not only goal

    Scott French

    CARSON -- Robin Fraser has bolstered his roster with 12 acquisitions since his first campaign in charge of Chivas USA closed 4.5 months ago, adding experience, depth and more than a little talent to a decent base. Will it translate to success -- an...

    Blog | March 10, 2012
  11. CHIVAS USA 2012: 5 burning questions

    Scott French

    1. WILL THE GOATS MAKE THE PLAYOFFS? No playoffs, this year's a failure, and the task appears more difficult this year than it did in 2011, when Chivas had fewer attributes. Points can't be easily conceded this year -- late leads must hold, late def...

    Blog | March 10, 2012
  12. CHIVAS USA 2012: Roster

    Scott French

    GOALKEEPERS 1 Dan Kennedy (Yorba Linda/UC Santa Barbara) 24 Patrick McLain (R, Cal Poly) 28 Tim Melia (Lynn) DEFENDERS 3 Heath Pearce (Portland) 4 Rauwshan McKenzie (Michigan State) 5 John Alexander Valencia (Colombia) 7 James Riley (Wake F...

    Blog | March 10, 2012
  13. CHIVAS USA: Loss a 'wakeup call'

    Scott French

    SAN DIEGO -- There were the obvious pluses for Chivas USA in its first real game of the year: a very fine first half, complete with a one-goal lead; superb play from John Alexander Valencia in the back, Nick LaBrocca in midfield and Michael Lahoud an...

    Blog | February 22, 2012
  14. Best Bets Feb. 8/9: What to watch

    Scott French

    WEDNESDAY, FEB. 8 TELEVISION SPANISH COPA DEL REY Valencia at Barcelona GolTV, noon Carles Puyol's goal gave Barca a 1-1 draw in its away leg in the national cup semifinals. The victor plays for the trophy in May. Also Mirandes at Athleti...

    Blog | February 07, 2012
  15. GALAXY: Good start for Cristman

    Scott French

    CARSON -- Adam Cristman knows the first half of the first game in preseason is no arbiter of anything particularly important, but he had good reason to be pleased with his start in the battle for playing time up top. Edson Buddle's arrival has narro...

    Blog | February 05, 2012
  16. Best Bets Feb. 1/2: What to watch

    Scott French

    WEDNESDAY, FEB. 1 TELEVISION SPANISH COPA DEL REY Barcelona at Valencia ESPN Deportes, 11:55 a.m. The league title might be out of reach for Barca, given the way Real Madrid is playing, but the Catalans -- after beating their hated rival in...

    Blog | February 01, 2012