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Chivas USA at Real Salt Lake

At Rio Tinto Stadium, Sandy

Kickoff » 7 p.m.

TV » CW30

Radio » 700 AM, 102.3 FM

Records » RSL 2-0-0, Chivas USA 0-2-0

Regular-season series » Chivas leads 9-7-4

Last meeting » RSL 1, Chivas 0 (Aug. 27, 2011)

About RSL » It’s riding a five-game unbeaten streak (4-0-1) against the Goats, and has not allowed them to score in 200 minutes. … It leads the league with five goals. … Forward Fabian Espindola has scored in each of the first two games; nobody on the team has ever scored in the first three. … Midfielder Will Johnson remains out, recovering from sports-hernia surgery. … Goalkeeper Nick Rimando has allowed only one goal in two games.

About Chivas USA » The Goats have yet to score this season, losing 1-0 at home in each of their first two games to rank as the only team in the MLS Western Conference without a point. … Forward Juan Pablo Angel is doubtful to play because of concussion-like symptoms. … Goalkeeper Dan Kennedy was the team MVP last season. … Salt Lake City’s Justin Braun is no longer on the team.

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