As part of the World Football Challenge, Club Deportivo Guadalajara takes on Real Madrid at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego, California (8 pm PT, ESPN2/ESPN Deportes). Both teams are in the middle of preseason tours of the United States, but Chivas start their FMF season shortly, when they take on Atlante Saturday, so this will be their final tuneup before their season gets started. For Real Madrid, they are in the middle of their preseason, and will not begin La Liga play until August 21 when they take on Athletic Bilbao.
Here are the starting lineups for the teams. Remember, teams can have 11 substitutes in these games, so the entire squad can be subbed.
Chivas Starting Lineup: Luis Michel, Hector Reynoso, Omar Esparza, Mario de Luna, Edgar Mejia, Arturo Ledesma, Patricio Araujo, Omar Arellano, Xavier Baez, Marco Fabian,Miguel Ponce
Chivas bench: Arturo Ledesma, Julio Nava, Jesus Sanchez, Jonny Magallon, Antonio Salazar, Victor Hugo Fernandez, Jorge Mora, Antonio Gallardo, Juan Pablo Orozco, Luis Solorio, Giovanny Casillas, Jose Tostado, Carlos Fierro
Continued after the jumpReal Madrid Starting Lineup: Antonio Adan, Alvaro Arbeloa, Marcelo, Raphael Varane, Ricardo Carvalho, Sami Khedira, Xabi Alonso, Cristiano Ronaldo, Kaka, Mezut Ozil, Karim Benzema
Real Madrid bench: Iker Casillas, Jose Maria Callejon, Tomas Mejias, Jorge Casado, Nacho Fernandez, Jese Rodriguez, Jose Luis Mato, Jesus Fernandez, Raul Albiol, Fabio Coentrao, Pepe
Note: Nuri Sahin and Sergio Ramos are injured and will not play tonight.
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