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July 14, 2013 7:00 PM EDT
BC Place Stadium — Vancouver, British Columbia
Referee:‬ A. Chapman‎
Attendance:‬ 20206‎

MLS Preview: Vancouver Whitecaps - Chicago Fire

Two of the hottest scorers in the league face off when Magee and the Fire come to visit Camilo and the 'Caps.

By Zac Lee Rigg

Mike Magee; Chicago Fire vs. Sporting Kansas City
Jonathan Daniel
Vancouver Whitecaps (4-3-3): Knighton; Young-Pyo, Rusin, Leveron, Harvey; Koffie, Davidson, Reo-Coker; Camilo, Miller, Kobayashi.


OUT: Jay DeMerit (L torn Achilles tendon), Omar Salgado (R foot fracture)

QUESTIONABLE: Erik Hurtado (L foot sprain), Andy OʼBrien (R hamstring strain)
Chicago Fire (4-4-2): Tornaghi; Anibaba, Soumare, Berry, Francis; Duka, Larentowicz, Lindpere, Nyarko; Rolfe, Magee.

Injury Report:

OUT: Logan Pause (SI dysfunction), Steven Kinney (R quad strain)
  • In three all-time meetings, each side has won one and drawn once.
  • Last weekend, Vancouver won a Cascadia game for the first time in MLS, beating the Seattle Sounders 2-0. The Whitecaps are now unbeaten in five league games.
  • Kenny Miller scored for the fourth time in seven games. Camilo Sanvezzo's five-game scoring streak stopped, but he is still tied for third in MLS with 10 goals.
  • Tied for first is Mike Magee. Marco Di Vaio also has 11 goals in 2013. Magee has scored five goals in six games since joining the Fire from the LA Galaxy.
  • Gonzalo Segares and Daniel Paladini are suspended for this match.

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Head to Head
USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ Jul 14, 2013 Vancouver Whitecaps FC 3 - Chicago Fire 1
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USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ Jul 14, 2012 Chicago Fire 1 - Vancouver Whitecaps FC 0
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USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ Aug 7, 2011 Vancouver Whitecaps FC 4 - Chicago Fire 2
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USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ May 7, 2011 Chicago Fire 0 - Vancouver Whitecaps FC 0
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Last Five Matches
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Available Squads
18Brad KnightonGoalkeeper
2Jordan HarveyDefender
-Brad RusinDefender
12Young-Pyo LeeDefender
16J. LeverónDefender
20Nigel Reo-CokerMidfielder
-Jun DavidsonMidfielder
28Gershon KoffieMidfielder
37Camilo Da Silva SanvezzoStriker
9Kenny MillerStriker
-Corey HertzogStriker
-Greg KlazuraDefender
29Matthew WatsonMidfielder
16Daigo KobayashiMidfielder
23Paulo Jr.Striker
11Darren MattocksStriker
23Kekuta MannehStriker
-Tom HeinemannStriker
70Paolo TornaghiGoalkeeper
4Bakary SoumareDefender
4Jalil AnibabaDefender
4Austin BerryDefender
20Shaun FrancisDefender
11Dilly DukaMidfielder
9Mike MageeMidfielder
20Jeff LarentowiczMidfielder
-Chris RolfeStriker
14Patrick NyarkoStriker
1Alec KannGoalkeeper
3Hunter JumperDefender
-Michael VideiraMidfielder
-Joel LindpereMidfielder
15Sherjill MacDonaldStriker
24Quincy AmarikwaStriker
-Maicon SantosStriker
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Clint Dempsey Clint Dempsey
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6 1
E. Torres E. Torres
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5 2
V. Sánchez V. Sánchez
4 3
Federico Higuaín Federico Higuaín
Columbus Crew
4 2
Kenny Miller Kenny Miller
3 2