NEW YORK - Jeffrey Solis, who refereed June's United States-Brazil friendly, will officiate the Xelaju-Guadalajara match in the CONCACAF Champions League, Chivas' first match in the confederation club championship in more than five years.
Solis and his all Costa Rican crew including Octavio Jara, Carlos Fernandez and Ricardo Cerdas were one of eight teams announced Thursday by the confederation for the second week of the Champions League.
The 38-year-old Solis is in his second year as a referee in the Champions League, having also worked in last year's Gold Cup and CONCACAF Under-20 Championship.
CONCACAF Champions League
Tuesday, August 21
Santos Laguna (MEX) vs. CD Aguila (SLV), 8 p.m.
Referee: Edvin Jurisevic (USA)
Assistant: Kermit Quisenberry (USA)
Assistant: George Gansner (USA)
Fourth: Mark Geiger (USA)
Real Salt Lake (USA) vs. Tauro FC (PAN), 10 p.m.
Referee: Oscar Reyna (GUA)
Assistant: Juan Lemus (GUA)
Assistant: Marco Diaz (GUA)
Fourth: Juan Guerra (GUA)
Xelaju MC (GUA) vs. CD Guadalajara (MEX), 10 p.m.
Referee: Jeffrey Solis (CRC)
Assistant: Octavio Jara (CRC)
Assistant: Carlos Fernandez (CRC)
Fourth: Ricardo Cerdas (CRC)
Wednesday, August 22
Caledonia AIA (TRI) vs. CD Marathon (HON), 8 p.m.
Referee: Kevin Morrison (JAM)
Assistant: Keble Williams (JAM)
Assistant: Kedlee Powell (JAM)
Fourth: Raymond Bogle (JAM)
LD Alajuelense (CRC) vs. Tigres UANL (MEX), 10 p.m.
Referee: Elmer Bonilla (SLV)
Assistant: William Torres (SLV)
Assistant: Juan Zumba (SLV)
Fourth: Joel Aguilar (SLV)
CD FAS (SLV) vs. Houston Dynamo (USA), 10 p.m.
Referee: Marco Brea (CUB)
Assistant: Hiran Dopico (CUB)
Assistant: Jose Rodrigues (CUB)
Fourth: David Rubalcaba (CUB)
Thursday, August 23
Chorrillo (PAN) vs. CSD Municipal (GUA), 8 p.m.
Referee: Baldomero Toledo (USA)
Assistant: Peter Manikowski (USA)
Assistant: Frank Anderson (USA)
Fourth: Terry Vaughn (USA)
LA Galaxy (USA) vs. Isidro Metapan (SLV), 10 p.m.
Referee: José Alfredo Penaloza (MEX)
Assistant: Victor Calderon (MEX)
Assistant: Alejandro Ayala (MEX)
Fourth: Ricardo Arellano (MEX)