Carson, CA (Sports Network) - Chivas USA announced late Wednesday that the
club has parted ways with head coach Jose Luis "Chelis" Sanchez Sola.
Chelis assumed control of the Chivas managerial duties ahead of the 2013
season but got the club off to a slow start. The Goats have opened the
campaign with a 3-7-2 record to sit at the foot of the Western Conference
table on 11 points through 12 games.
"Since his hiring, Sanchez Sola had at his disposal a competitive team with
the institutional premise of a formal interaction, based in communication in
which the club listened to his petitions to incorporate players approved by
him," Chivas said in a statement. "However, he was not able to reflect it with
The club's head coaching responsibilities will be turned over to Jose Luis
Real, who serves as the sporting director for Chivas de Guadalajara.
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