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  • July 6, 2013
  • • 11:00 PM
  • • BC Place Stadium, Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Referee: H. Grajeda
  • • Attendance: 22500
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MLS Preview: Vancouver Whitecaps - Seattle Sounders FC

MLS Preview: Vancouver Whitecaps - Seattle Sounders FC

Seattle Sounders

The most northerly leg of the Cascadia Cup sees the Sounders hop the border to face the Whitecaps.

  PROBABLE LINEUPS
Vancouver Whitecaps (4-2-3-1): Cannon; Lee, Rusin, Leveron, Harvey; Reo-Coker, Davidson; Kobayashi, Sanvezzo, Watson; Miller.

INJURY REPORT

OUT: Jay DeMerit (L torn Achilles tendon), Omar Salgado (R foot fracture)

QUESTIONABLE: Erik Hurtado (L foot sprain), Andy OʼBrien (R hamstring strain)
Seattle Sounders (4-4-2): Gspurning; Scott, Hurtado, Traore, Gonzalez; Rosales, Carrasco, Alonso, Evans; Martins, Johnson.

INJURY REPORT

OUT: Josh Ford (R patella fracture), Steve Zakuani (athletic pubalgia)
 
QUESTIONABLE: Osvaldo Alonso (L quad strain)
  DID YOU KNOW?
  • Vancouver is in fourth place in the Western Conference, with 26 points from 17 games.
  • Seattle is two points back, with 24 from 15 games, the fewest matches played in MLS. The Sounders occupy seventh place.
  • These teams last met less than a month ago, on June 8. Seattle took that game 3-2 on home turf. Lamar Neagle netted the winning goal.
  • Whitecaps homegrown player Russell Teibert is having a breakout season. The 20-year-old has scored two goals and chipped in with a team-best six assists.
  • Obafemi Martins scored twice against D.C. United on Wednesday to make himself Seattle's leading scorer this season, with six.

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Available Squads
18Brad KnightonGoalkeeper
2Jordan HarveyDefender
-Brad RusinDefender
12Young-Pyo LeeDefender
16J. LeverónDefender
20Nigel Reo-CokerMidfielder
-Jun DavidsonMidfielder
28Gershon KoffieMidfielder
37Camilo Da Silva SanvezzoStriker
9Kenny MillerStriker
-Corey HertzogStriker
-Joe CannonGoalkeeper
-Greg KlazuraDefender
29Matthew WatsonMidfielder
16Daigo KobayashiMidfielder
11Darren MattocksStriker
23Kekuta MannehStriker
-Tom HeinemannStriker
81Michael GspurningGoalkeeper
-L. GonzálezDefender
18Djimi TraoreDefender
20Zach ScottDefender
34Jhon Kennedy HurtadoDefender
3Brad EvansMidfielder
7Eddie JohnsonStriker
21Shalrie JosephMidfielder
17Servando CarrascoMidfielder
27Lamar NeagleMidfielder
9Obafemi MartinsStriker
24Marcus HahnemannGoalkeeper
17DeAndre YedlinDefender
6Patrick IanniDefender
4Marc BurchDefender
7Mauro RosalesStriker
5Andy RoseMidfielder
16David EstradaStriker

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