MLS Preview: D.C. United - Montreal Impact
Montreal has a great opportunity to re-assert itself at the top of the East as the Impact visit league whipping boys D.C. United.
By Keith Hickey
|D.C. United (4-4-2): Hamid; Riley, Jakovic, Woolard, Kemp; DeLeon, Thorrington, Kitchen, Porter; Doyle, Silva.
OUT: Lewis Neal (pubic stress reaction), Marcelo Saragosa (L knee pain)
QUESTIONABLE: Dwayne De Rosario (R hip flexor strain), Chris Pontius (L leg neural tension)
|Montreal Impact (4-4-2): Perkins; Camara, Nesta, Ferrari, Brovsky; Arnaud, Martins, Bernier; Mapp, Di Vaio, Paponi.||
OUT: Nelson Rivas (L knee surgery), Maximiliamo Rodriguez (foot fracture)
|DID YOU KNOW?|
- Montreal is third in Major League Soccer's Eastern Conference with 35 points from 20 games.
- D.C. United is dead last in the East and all of MLS, with a paltry 10 points to show from 21 games.
- This is the first of two meetings for these clubs in August. Stade Saputo will host the reverse ficture on Aug. 17.
- All-time, these teams have split three games evenly, with a 3-0 win for each and a 1-1 draw shared.
- D.C. is currently on s five-game winless streak, and has one just once in its last 19 matches.
Top 3 Predictions
D.C. United 0-2 Montreal Impact
- 25.93 %
D.C. United 1-2 Montreal Impact
- 14.82 %
D.C. United 2-0 Montreal Impact
- 7.41 %
|USA - Major League Soccer (MLS)||Aug 17, 2013||Montreal Impact 2 - D.C. United 1|
|USA - Major League Soccer (MLS)||Aug 3, 2013||D.C. United 3 - Montreal Impact 1|
|USA - Major League Soccer (MLS)||Aug 25, 2012||Montreal Impact 3 - D.C. United 0|
|USA - Major League Soccer (MLS)||Jun 30, 2012||D.C. United 3 - Montreal Impact 0|
|USA - Major League Soccer (MLS)||Apr 18, 2012||D.C. United 1 - Montreal Impact 1|
|Oct 27, 2013||D.C. United 1 - Houston Dynamo 2||MLS|
|Oct 18, 2013||Sporting Kansas City 1 - D.C. United 0||MLS|
|Oct 12, 2013||D.C. United 1 - Philadelphia Union 1||MLS|
|Oct 4, 2013||D.C. United 0 - Chicago Fire 3||MLS|
|Oct 1, 2013||D.C. United 1 - Real Salt Lake 0||OC|
|14||Dwayne De Rosario||Midfielder|
|-||Jared Michael Jeffrey||Midfielder|
|9||Marco Di Vaio||Striker|
Times In EDT
Live Final scheduled Suspended Cancelled Postponed