El Salvador’s Rene Gonzales, left, and the rest of his team presented a bigger hurdle for the Galaxy’s Landon Donovan and his U.S. teammates than expected.
*Chivas USA seeks its second consecutive win to open the MLS season against Dallas at noon (live on TeleFutura and Prime) and will face their opponents’ backup goalkeeper.
*More than 10,000 are expected at Home Depot Center today for the inaugural Women’s Professional Soccer game between the L.A. Sol and Washington Freedom (live at 3 p.m. on Fox Soccer Channel). The Sol perspective is here; more on the Freedom is here.
Sol injuries: Midfielder Aly Wagner is doubtful with a left hip strain (and won’t start – she’s Twittering) and striker Han Duan is listed as probable with a left knee sprain.
Follow Wagner here.
Follow the Freedom’s Kati Jo Spisak here.
Follow WPS Commissioner Tonya Antonucci here.
Follow Sol General Manager Charlie Naimo here.
And I will blog/Twitter from the game, too.