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  • August 25, 2012
  • • 4:40 PM
  • • Stade Saputo, Montreal, Quebec
  • Referee: M. Foerster
  • • Attendance: 20011
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MLS Preview: Montreal Impact - D.C. United

MLS Preview: Montreal Impact - D.C. United

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Having won four in a row, Montreal will attempt to capitalize on any tiredness from D.C., which will be playing its third game in a week.

  PROBABLE LINEUPS
Montreal Impact (4-2-3-1): Perkins; Brovsky, Nesta, Ferrari, Iapchino; Bernier, Warner; Arnaud, Martins, Neagle, Di Vaio.

INJURY REPORT

OUT: FW Bernardo Corradi (L knee ACL tear); FW Eduardo Sebrango (L shoulder separation)

QUESTIONABLE: DF Alessandro Nesta (R knee sprain); FW Sanna Nyassi (R hip flexor strain); MF Justin Mapp (L groin strain)

PROBABLE: DF Zarek Valentin (L ankle sprain)
D.C. United (4-4-2): Hamid; Najar, Jakovic, McDonald, Korb; Boskovic, Kitchen, De Rosario, DeLeon; Pajoy, Pontius.

INJURY REPORT

OUT: MF Lance Rozeboom (L knee ACL tear); DF Robbie Russell (L plantar fasciitis); DF Daniel Woolard (concussion-like symptoms)

DOUBTFUL: FW Maicon Santos (R toe soreness)

QUESTIONABLE: MF Lewis Neal (L adductor strain)
  DID YOU KNOW?
  • Montreal will be scrambling to fill its back line, as both Nelson Rivas and Hassoun Camara are suspended for this match.
  • The Impact have won four consecutive games, the longest in their expansion MLS season and tied for the fifth-longest in MLS this season.
  • This will be the final leg in a long week for United. D.C. played at home against Philly on Sunday before hosting Chicago on Wednesday.
  • In Wednesday's 4-2 victory over the Fire, D.C,'s newest signing, Lionard Pajoy, scored his first goal for the capital club. He joined from the Philadelphia Union.
  • D.C. is undefeated against Canadian teams this season, posting a 3-0-2 record against clubs from the great white north, including a win and a draw against the Impact at RFK.

Last Five Matches

Head To Head

Montreal Impact

DC United

Wins
1
2
2
Wins

Betting & Predictions

Reader's Predictions

Montreal Impact MON
Montreal Impact Montreal Impact
Draw
DC United DCU
DC United DC United
78%
19%

Top 3 Predictions

Montreal Impact MON
3 - 1
DC United DCU
Montreal Impact MON
2 - 0
DC United DCU
Montreal Impact MON
2 - 1
DC United DCU

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