MLS Preview: Philadelphia Union - LA Galaxy

Keith Hickey
May 15, 2013
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Philadelphia Union (4-4-2): MacMath; Williams, Parke, Okugo, Gaddis; Cruz, Carroll, Daniel, M. Farfan; Casey, McInerney.

Injury Report:

QUESTIONABLE: Danny Cruz (Illness), Jeff Parke (L hamstring strain), Michael Lahoud (Lower abdomen strain), Aaron Wheeler (L knee contusion)

LA Galaxy (4-4-2): Cudicini; Franklin, DeLaGarza, Gonzalez, Dunivant; Donovan, Juninho, Sarvas, Magee; Villarreal, Keane.

Injury Report:

OUT: Jack McBean (Fractured left clavicle)

QUESTIONABLE: Carlo Cudicini (R leg strain), Landon Donovan (R leg strain), Todd Dunivant (L leg strain), Robbie Keane (L ankle)



  • These teams have the two highest-scoring American players in MLS. Jack McInerney leads the pack with seven goals, and Mike Magee is tied with two other players for the second-best total with six.

  • Los Angeles is on a two-game losing skid after dropping results to Houston and Vancouver.

  • The Galaxy have been flagged offside 15 times this season, the fewest in MLS.

  • Union right back Sheanon Williams will return from suspension after receiving a red card against Seattle.

  • The Union traded midfielder Gabriel Farfan to Chivas USA on Tuesday, receiving allocation money and the Goats' 2014 SuperDraft first round selection in return.