The faltering Union come up against the Whitecaps and the hottest forward in Major League Soccer.
|Vancouver Whitecaps (4-3-3): Knighton; Lee, Rusin, Leveron, Harvey; Reo-Coker, Davison, Koffie; Teibert, Miller, Camilo.
OUT: Jay DeMerit (L torn Achilles tendon), Omar Salgado (R foot fracture)
QUESTIONABLE: Andy OʼBrien (R hamstring strain)
|Philadelphia Union (4-4-2): MacMath; Williams, Okugo, Parke, Gaddis; Le Toux, Carroll, Farfa, Cruz; McInerney, Wheeler.
QUESTIONABLE: Michael Lahoud (sports hernia surgery)
- Vancouver forward Camilo leads MLS with 13 goals. He has scored 11 goals in his last ten games.
- The Union's Sebastien Le Toux spent several months of last season with Vancouver. He now leads MLS with nine assists.
- Union right back Sheanon Williams leads all MLS defenders with seven assists.
- Two members of the Whitecaps, defender Jordan Harvey and goalkeeper Brad Knighton, are former Philadelphia players.
- Due to yellow card accumulation, Union striker Conor Casey is suspended for this match.