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  • May 4, 2013
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MLS Preview: Philadelphia Union - Seattle Sounders FC

MLS Preview: Philadelphia Union - Seattle Sounders FC

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Seattle finally has a win, but it's a long way to climb back up the table, and Philadelphia has the league's hottest forward.

  PROBABLE LINEUPS
Philadelphia Union (4-4-2): MacMath; Williams, Parke, Okugo, Gaddis; Cruz, Carroll, Daniel, M. Farfan; Casey, McInerney.

Injury Report:

QUESTIONABLE: Danny Cruz (R ankle contusion)
Seattle Sounders (4-4-2): Gspurning; Yedlin, Hurtado, Traore, Gonzalez; Rosales, Alonso, Joseph, Caskey; Zakuani, Neagle.

Injury Report:

OUT: David Estrada (L eye injury)

QUESTIONABLE: Patrick Ianni (R foot fracture), Eddie Johnson (L hamstring strain), Obafemi Martins (R leg tendon injury)
  DID YOU KNOW?
  • Seattle has scored just three goals this season, the least potent offense in MLS.
  • The Sounders have kept it tight at the other end, however. Their five goals allowed is tied for second-best defense in the league.
  • Two former Seattle players, Jeff Parke and Sebastien Le Toux, are now with the Union.
  • Philadelphia striker Jack McInerney is tied for the league lead in goals, with six. He was named the MLS player of the month for April.
  • Seattle's 1-0 victory over Colorado in its last game was the team's first victory of the 2013 season.

Last Five Matches

Head To Head

Philadelphia Union

Seattle Sounders

Wins
1
1
3
Wins

Betting & Predictions

Reader's Predictions

Philadelphia Union PHI
Philadelphia Union Philadelphia Union
Draw
Seattle Sounders FC SOU
Seattle Sounders FC Seattle Sounders
44%
56%

Top 3 Predictions

Philadelphia Union PHI
0 - 2
Seattle Sounders FC SOU
Philadelphia Union PHI
3 - 1
Seattle Sounders FC SOU
Philadelphia Union PHI
1 - 3
Seattle Sounders FC SOU

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