MLS Game Summary - New York at Chicago|
(Sunday, Aug. 8, 2010)
From The Sports Network
Final Score: New York 0, Chicago 0
Bridgeview, IL (Sports Network) - Red Bull New York and the Chicago Fire
combined to showcase five designated players who saw action in their Major
League Soccer clash on Sunday night, but it was a rookie goalie who stole the
Chicago 'keeper Sean Johnson made seven saves to earn the clean sheet and a
share of the points as the two clubs battled to a scoreless draw at Toyota
The game was highly anticipated by the over 20,000 fans in attendance because
New York's pair of new DP's Thierry Henry and Rafa Marquez joined Juan Pablo
Angel against Chicago's new DPs Freddie Ljungberg and Nery Castillo.
Castillo and Marquez were making their first appearances for their respective
Henry left the match in the final minute of the first half, however, with a
groin strain, an injury that was reportedly not serious.
New York (8-6-4) has a quick turnaround, with its next fixture being Wednesday
vs. Toronto, while Chicago (5-5-6) hosts the New England Revolution Aug. 18 in
its next league fixture.
08/08 23:25:41 ET