Tag Archives: Chivas

Semi-pro/Amateur: Fuzzy blur between semi-pro and amateur

Competing in the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup and other national tournaments, the Guadalajara Soccer Club of Denver, Colorado Rovers, Harpo’s FC, and other Colorado teams feature former and future professional players. Oscar Montoya: A Colorado soccer product Rapids 2, UNLV 0 Harpo’s FC, Colorado Rush advance in Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup First-round action in […]

Western Union Legends Game full of smiles

Video: View John Babiak’s pictures of the The Western Union Legends Game at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park on Saturday night, and listen to Michael Shea’s group perform “Old Devil Moon.” Dick’s Sporting Goods Park, September 12, 2015 — The Western Union Legends Game after the D.C. United/Rapids 1-1 draw on Saturday night was light and entertaining. Fans […]

Fred Ammer Vail Invitational Tournament kicks off

Video: Watch highlights of the Rovers (white) beating the Guadalajara Soccer Club of Denver 1-0 at the Fred Ammer Vail Invitational Soccer Tournament on Friday night. This year’s competition features a dozen teams in the Gold Division and six in the Silver Division. They’ll continue competing all day Saturday, culminating with a $1,000 cash prize for the Gold champion on Sunday ($750 […]

CSA Cinco de Mayo champions: Chivas de Denver

The Guadalajara Soccer Club of Denver (Chivas de Denver) scored an early, fantastic goal on Sunday afternoon and continued rolling to a 4-0 victory over Valencia at Fort Logan to win the first annual Colorado Soccer Association (CSA) Cinco de Mayo tournament. Originally scheduled for Nueve y Diez de Mayo, the games lasted briefly that Saturday in […]

Oscar Montoya: A Colorado soccer product

Oscar Montoya moved to Denver from Chihuahua, Mexico when he was 10. Now 22, Montoya is currently on trial with the Colorado Rapids in Commerce City. The crosstown trip from the Guadalajara Soccer Club of Denver to the training fields at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park went through Hawaii, Guadalajara, Monterrey, Germany, Dallas, Las Vegas, and […]

Chivas USA down Rapids 3-1

During the scoreless first half at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park on Mother’s Day, Chivas USA didn’t register a single shot while the Rapids dominated possession and sent eight chances toward goal. But the visitors pumped in three goals in the second half, thanks to former Rapids players wearing the famous red and white. Go to The18.com for the full […]

Oscar Montoya: Don’t forget the name

If you’re impatient, jump to 4:45 for the first goal of the game. Count the number of players on the field. Watch the whole first half and then the second half to see five more goals from Oscar. Oscar Montoya scored six goals for Chivas de Denver on Sunday, and he finished off a long cross a couple weeks ago with […]