Caballero strike leads Pachuca past Chivas USA

July 14, 2008

CARSON, Calif. -- Gabriel Caballero scored late in the first half and Pachuca CF held on to beat Chivas USA 2-1 on Sunday in SuperLiga 2008 Group B action.

Chivas USA opened the scoring in the 16th minute on a goal from Ante Razov. Bruno Marioni tied the game seven minutes later, and Pachuca took the lead in the 42nd minute.

Rookie Lance Parker got the start at goalie for Chivas. He started for Brad Guzan, whose transfer to English club Aston Villa is being held up while he awaits approval for a British work permit.

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