San Jose and Vancouver square off in a mid-week Major League Soccer showdown.
San Jose Earthquakes(4-4-2): Busch; Leitch, Hernandez, Burling, Corrales; Peterson, Ring, Stephenson, Dawkins; Wondolowski, Lenhart.
OUT: MF Andre Luiz (L knee injury); DF Ike Opara (L foot injury)
DOUBTFUL: DF Steven Beitashour (R leg injury)
QUESTIONABLE: MF Bobby Convey (L knee contusion); FW Alan Gordon (R quadriceps strain)
Vancouver Whitecaps (4-4-2): Cannon; Knight, Leathers, Rochat, Boxall; Vagenas, Khalfan, Salinas, Chiumiento; Hassli, Camilo.
OUT: FW Atiba Harris (R knee surgery)
DOUBTFUL: DF Jay DeMerit (R adductor strain); MF John Thorrington (R calf strain)
QUESTIONABLE: MF Russell Teibert (R hip flexor)
PROBABLE: MF Davide Chiumiento (R hamstring strain)
||DID YOU KNOW?|
Vancouver earned a late draw in the first meeting between these two teams.
- The Earthquakes have gone almost 300 minutes without scoring a goal, marking the fifth longest streak in MLS this season
- Vancouver had the longest streak without scoring at 332 minutes
- Vancouver lost out to Manchester City on Monday 2-1 while San Jose's last match was a 0-0 draw on Saturday.
- Despite San Jose's lack of goals, Jon Busch has recorded back-to-back shutouts in the league to preserve consecutive 0-0 draws.