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  • April 6, 2013
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MLS Preview: San Jose Earthquakes - Vancouver Whitecaps

MLS Preview: San Jose Earthquakes - Vancouver Whitecaps

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Last season's Supporters' Shield winner hosts the Whitecaps, who haven't won away this season or against San Jose in their short MLS history.

  PROBABLE LINEUPS
San Jose Earthquakes (4-4-2): Busch; Harden, Hernandez, Bernardez, Morrow; Salinas, Cronin, Baca, Corrales; Wondolowski, Jahn.

Injury Report:

OUT: Mehdi Ballouchy (L torn ACL), Steven Beitashour (sports hernia repair), Steven Lenhart (R knee surgery), Tommy Muller (low back spasms)

QUESTIONABLE: Mike Fucito (L foot laceration), Marvin Chavez (R MCL sprain), Alan Gordon (L foot surgery), Marcus Tracy (L ankle injury)
Vancouver Whitecaps (4-2-3-1): Cannon; Lee, O'Brien, Rusin, Rochat; Reo-Coker, Koffie; Hurtado, Kobayashi, Camilo; Miller.

Injury Report:

OUT: Bryce Alderson (R knee pain), Jay DeMerit (L torn Achilles tendon), Omar Salgado (R foot pain)
  DID YOU KNOW?
  • In this series, neither team has lost at home. San Jose won the first three MLS meetings, and Vancouver took the last two.
  • The Earthquakes' three-game unbeaten run came to a halt last week in a 2-0 loss to the Houston Dynamo. San Jose has lost three straight times to Houston.
  • Ramiro Corrales became the 18th player in MLS history to reach 300 league appearances in that match against the Dynamo. The 36-year-old is the last active player left from the inaugural MLS season in 1996.
  • The Whitecaps have lost both away games this year and won both home matches.
  • The 'Quakes won the Supporters' Shield last year and Chris Wondolowski won the Golden Boot.

Last Five Matches

SJ Earthquakes

  • D
  • W
  • L
  • L
  • L

Head To Head

SJ Earthquakes

Whitecaps

Wins
0
2
3
Wins

Betting & Predictions

Reader's Predictions

San Jose Earthquakes SJE
San Jose Earthquakes SJ Earthquakes
Draw
Vancouver Whitecaps FC WHI
Vancouver Whitecaps FC Whitecaps
50%
30%
20%

Top 3 Predictions

San Jose Earthquakes SJE
1 - 1
Vancouver Whitecaps FC WHI
San Jose Earthquakes SJE
1 - 0
Vancouver Whitecaps FC WHI
San Jose Earthquakes SJE
7 - 8
Vancouver Whitecaps FC WHI

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