MLS Preview: Vancouver Whitecaps - New England Revolution

New England, riding a club record four-game shut out streak, has never lost to the Whitecaps in MLS play.
Vancouver Whitecaps (4-2-3-1): Knighton; Lee, Leveron, Mitchell, Harvey; Reo-Coker, Davidson; Teibert, Watson, Camilo; Miller.

Injury Report:

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

QUESTIONABLE: Gershon Koffie (R quad strain)
New England Revolution (4-1-4-1): Shuttleworth; Farrell, McCarthy, Goncalves, Tierney; Caldwell; Fagundez, Nguyen, Toja, Sene; Agudelo.

Injury Report:

OUT: Kevin Alston (illness) - DL, Clyde Simms (R MCL sprain), Donnie Smith (L hamstring strain)

QUESTIONABLE: Dimitry Imbongo (L groin strain)
  • New England, unbeaten in five, hasn't conceded in a club record 395 minutes. The club is sixth in the East on 20 points.
  • The Revolution have never lost to the Whitecaps in three all-time MLS meetings. However, the Revs have never won in Vancouver, drawing their only game there.
  • Vancouver's three-game unbeaten run came to an end in a 3-2 loss to the Seattle Sounders last week.
  • Camilo Sanvezzo, scorer of both goals against Seattle, has three goals and an assist in the last three games.
  • The 'Caps are seventh in the West with 16 points.