The Seattle Sounders own the best defense in MLS while Chivas USA has the league's worst offense.
It's Chivas USA, however, which is unbeaten in three games while the Sounders are winless in three heading into Saturday night's matchup at The Home Depot Center.
Chivas USA (4-6-2) remains the lowest-scoring team in the league with eight goals in 12 games, but it's gaining in confidence due to a 1-0-2 stretch. The club sandwiched draws around last Saturday's 1-0 victory over archrival Los Angeles that ended Chivas' 0-5-0 home start.
That win was followed by Wednesday's 1-1 draw at New York. Juan Pablo Angel, playing for the first time on the road against his former team, scored his second goal of the season after receiving a huge reception from the Red Bulls fans.
"It couldn't be better," Angel said. "I came back and I have so much respect for these people and this organization. Scoring a goal made it a great night."
Seattle (7-3-2) has conceded eight goals in 12 games and brings ...