| ||PROBABLE LINEUPS||D.C. United (4-4-2): Hamid; Riley, Jakovic, Woolard, Kemp; DeLeon, Thorrington, Kitchen, Porter; Doyle, Silva.|
OUT: Lewis Neal (pubic stress reaction), Marcelo Saragosa (L knee pain)
QUESTIONABLE: Dwayne De Rosario (R hip flexor strain), Chris Pontius (L leg neural tension)
|Montreal Impact (4-4-2): Perkins; Camara, Nesta, Ferrari, Brovsky; Arnaud, Martins, Bernier; Mapp, Di Vaio, Paponi.|
OUT: Nelson Rivas (L knee surgery), Maximiliamo Rodriguez (foot fracture)
| ||DID YOU KNOW?|
Montreal is third in Major League Soccer's Eastern Conference with 35 points from 20 games.
D.C. United is dead last in the East and all of MLS, with a paltry 10 points to show from 21 games.
This is the first of two meetings for these clubs in August. Stade Saputo will host the reverse ficture on Aug. 17.
All-time, these teams have split three games evenly, with a 3-0 win for each and a 1-1 draw shared.
D.C. is currently on s five-game winless streak, and has one just once in its last 19 matches.