1:05 PM EDT, Wed April 23, 2014

Quick reactions from Evans and about Rosales

Mauro Rosales, who played the previous three seasons in Seattle, played 85 minutes for Chivas tonight. “I thought Leo (Gonzalez) did a good job on him,” coach Sigi Schmid said. “… I felt for the most part we kept Mauro pretty quite. I didn’t think he was too involved in what they were doing offensively.” The game also marked a return to action by Seattle midfielder Brad Evans, who subbed on the 67th minute after missing the four previous matches with a calf injury. “People don’t understand it: ‘Oh you played 15-20 minutes,’” Evans said. “But that’s the hardest … ...
Tacoma News-Tribune Apr 18, 2014

Cap casualty Rosales faces old club

Seattle Sounders FC traded away midfielder Mauro Rosales this past offseason, though neither the team nor Rosales really wanted it to happen.
Mauro Rosales interview a love letter to Sounders fans

Mauro Rosales interview a love letter to Sounders fans

In advance of the Sounders match at Chivas USA on Saturday, I arranged a phone interview with former Sounder/current Chivas midfielder Mauro Rosales. I began the conversation by telling him how warmly the Sounders and supporters have spoken of him this week. His response: “I’d like it to be there; but it’s another time now.” Here’s more from our conversation: On how he reacted to the news of the trade: It wasn’t easy, but as a player you have to accept any kind of decision. You never know where you’re going to be the next team, or where you’re going … Read more »

Sounders aiming for sixth straight over Chivas

No Sounders training today, so here’s a look forward to Saturday opponent Chivas USA, provided by the club: Dynamic Duos Meet Saturday Two of the league’s most dangerous attacking pairs will face off on Saturday as Seattle’s Clint Dempsey and Obafemi Martins meet Chivas’ Erick Torres and Mauro Rosales. Dempsey leads the league with six goals and Torres ranks second with five. Similarly, Martins has recorded a league-leading four assists while Rosales is tied second with three. Martins has assisted on three of Dempsey’s six goals this season while Rosales has assisted on one of...
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Chivas USA 1, New York Red Bulls 1: How They Scored

Chivas USA 1, New York Red Bulls 1: How They Scored

Let's break the goals down. Goal 1: Thomas McNamara Draws the PK in the Box, Erick Torres Converts (25th minute, 1-0 CUSA) PK GOAL: Cubo Torres goes down the middle | New York Red Bulls vs. Chivas USA (via Major League Soccer) As usual, Mauro Rosales starts the attack by feeding Cubo and continues his run down the middle to make space. Cubo now has time to ponder his next move and decides to take a shot from about 35 yards out. The shot deflects off of Armando's foot and falls right into Rosales' run. After taking a quick glance over his left shoulder, Rosales crosses it into the...

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