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  • May 4, 2013
  • • 4:00 PM
  • • Buck Shaw Stadium, Santa Clara, California
  • Referee: Drew Fischer
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MLS Preview: San Jose Earthquakes - Montreal Impact

MLS Preview: San Jose Earthquakes - Montreal Impact

Ezra Shaw

The Shield holders are struggling, stuck outside the playoff spots, and East-leading Montreal will look to capitalize on their rough form.

  PROBABLE LINEUPS
San Jose Earthquakes (4-4-2): Busch; Gargan, Bernarndez, Attakora, Morrow; Chavez, Baca, Cronin, Corrales; Jahn, Wondolowski.

Injury Report:

OUT: Mehdi Ballouchy (L torn ACL), David Bingham (L quad strain), Jason Hernandez (R calf strain), Tommy Muller (low back spasms), Brad Ring (R knee sprain)

QUESTIONABLE: Ty Harden (Osteitis pubis), Peter McGlynn (Osteitis pubis), Shea Salinas (L knee bone bruise), Marcus Tracy (R knee effusion)
Montreal Impact (4-3-3): Perkins; Brovsky, Nesta, Camara, Iapchino; Romero, Martins, Bernier, Arnaud; Paponi, DiVaio.

Injury Report:

OUT: Nelson Rivas (L knee surgery), Matteo Ferrari (L calf strain)
  DID YOU KNOW?
  • On Wednesday, Montreal qualified for the final of the Canadian Championship after defeating Toronto FC 6-0 in the second leg for a 6-2 aggregate scoreline.
  • The Earthquakes have taken 60 corner kicks this season, more than any other team in MLS.
  • The Impact have given away just five goals this season, the stingiest defense in the East.
  • Montreal striker Marco Di Vaio leads MLS in shots on goal, with 16.
  • San Jose will be without forwards Alan Gordon and Steven Lenhart, both of whom were suspended by the MLS disciplinary committee.

Last Five Matches

Head To Head

SJ Earthquakes

Montreal Impact

Wins
1
1
3
Wins

Betting & Predictions

Reader's Predictions

San Jose Earthquakes SJE
San Jose Earthquakes SJ Earthquakes
Draw
Montreal Impact MON
Montreal Impact Montreal Impact
17%
17%
66%

Top 3 Predictions

San Jose Earthquakes SJE
1 - 2
Montreal Impact MON
San Jose Earthquakes SJE
3 - 1
Montreal Impact MON
San Jose Earthquakes SJE
2 - 2
Montreal Impact MON

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