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  • July 3, 2013
  • • 10:00 PM
  • • CenturyLink Field, Seattle, Washington
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MLS Preview: Seattle Sounders FC - D.C. United

MLS Preview: Seattle Sounders FC - D.C. United

Otto Greule Jr

United will look to get its struggling campaign going, but a long journey to Seattle after a weekend match will make things tough

  PROBABLE LINEUPS

Seattle Sounders FC (4-4-2): Gspurning; Scott, Hurtado, Traore, Gonzalez; Rosales, Carrasco, Neagle, Evans; Martins, Johnson.

INJURY REPORT

OUT: Josh Ford (R patella fracture), Steve Zakuani (abdominal strain)
 
QUESTIONABLE: Osvaldo Alonso (L adductor strain)

D.C. United (4-4-2): Willis; Korb, White, Woolard, Rochat; DeLeon, Kitchen, Thorrington, Porter; Pontius, De Rosario.

INJURY REPORT

OUT: Dejan Jakovic (L adductor strain), Lewis Neal (pubic stress reaction)

QUESTIONABLE: Sainey Nyassi (R ankle sprain), Ethan White (L hip flexor strain)
  DID YOU KNOW?
  • D.C. United's miserable season continued Saturday, as the team lost 1-0 at home to Vancouver. The squad is in dead last in MLS, with just nine points from 17 games.

  • Seattle hasn't played since June 22, when it dropped a 2-0 decision at Real Salt Lake.
  • Obafemi Martins, Eddie Johnson and Lamar Neagle are all tied for the Seattle team lead in goals with four each.
  • Each team will be missing a player for the Gold Cup: Seattle will be without Mario Martinez (Honduras), while DCU goalkeeper Bill Hamid will be with the United States.
  • D.C. United has not scored a MLS goal from open play since a 1-1 draw with Sporting KC on May 19 -- a span of more than six games.

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Available Squads
81Michael GspurningGoalkeeper
-L. GonzálezDefender
18Djimi TraoreDefender
20Zach ScottDefender
34Jhon Kennedy HurtadoDefender
3Brad EvansMidfielder
7Eddie JohnsonStriker
7Mauro RosalesStriker
17Servando CarrascoMidfielder
5Andy RoseMidfielder
9Obafemi MartinsStriker
24Marcus HahnemannGoalkeeper
6Patrick IanniDefender
4Marc BurchDefender
21Shalrie JosephMidfielder
27Lamar NeagleMidfielder
16David EstradaStriker
26S. OchoaStriker
-Joe WillisGoalkeeper
26James RileyDefender
15Ethan WhiteDefender
24Daniel WoolardDefender
22Chris KorbDefender
4Alain RochatDefender
13Chris PontiusMidfielder
23Perry KitchenMidfielder
-Sainey NyassiMidfielder
19Kyle PorterStriker
-L. PajoyStriker
-Andrew DykstraGoalkeeper
33Taylor KempDefender
11John ThorringtonMidfielder
55Marcelo SaragosaMidfielder
17Conor ShanoskyMidfielder
-Casey TownsendStriker
11C. RuízStriker

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