| ||PROBABLE LINEUPS||Colorado Rapids (4-4-2): Pickens; Freeman, Moor, Wynne, Wahl; Castrillon, Rivero, Larentowicz, Mullan; Cummings, Edu.|
OUT: DF Anthony Wallace (L Achilles tear); MF Pablo Mastroeni (headaches)
QUESTIONABLE: FW Conor Casey (L hamstring tightness); FW Edu (R foot contusion)
PROBABLE: MF Jamie Smith (R ACL tear); FW Omar Cummings (L ankle sprain)
|Seattle Sounders FC (4-4-2): Gspurning; Johansson, Parke, Hurtado, Gonzalez; Rosales, Alonso, Evans, Fernandez; Montero, Johnson.|
OUT: FW Babayele Sodade (R knee ACL tear); FW David Estrada (L foot fracture)
QUESTIONABLE: GK Michael Gspurning (R hip strain); MF Alex Caskey (hamstring strain); GK Andrew Weber (R adductor strain)
PROBABLE: MF Steve Zakuani (R leg fracture); MF Cordell Cato (L knee MCL sprain)
| ||DID YOU KNOW?|
Colorado, sixth in the West, has played one more game and has nine fewer points than Seattle, which is fourth in the West.
Eddie Johnson forced the winning goal in the MLS All-Star Game against Chelsea, clipping a shot off the heel of David Luiz in stoppage time to complete the 3-2 scoreline. The 28-year-old has nine goals in all competitions this season.
Colorado played a midweek friendly against Swansea City, winning 2-1 thanks to early goals from Andre Akpan and Kamini Hill.
Matt Pickens has the most blocks (78) in the league. The goalkeeper signed a new contract with the Rapids this week.
Seattle is unbeaten in six games (three wins, three draws) across all competitions. Colorado hasn't won in five.