|Sporting Kansas City (4-3-3): Nielsen; Myers, Collin, Besler, Sinovic; Olum, Rosell, Zusi; Kamara, Bieler, Saad. || |
QUESTIONABLE: Paulo Nagamura (L ankle), Ike Opara (L thigh), Seth Sinovic (R hamstring).
Vancouver Whitecaps (4-3-3): Cannon; Lee, Rusin, Leveron, Harvey; Davidson, Reo-Coker, Watson; Mattocks, Miller, Camilo.
OUT: Jay DeMerit (L torn Achilles tendon), Omar Salgado (R foot fracture)
QUESTIONABLE: Erik Hurtado (L foot sprain), Andy OʼBrien (R hamstring strain)
- Vancouver enters this game on a three-game winning streak, after a 1-0 victory at D.C. United on Saturday.
- Sporting KC earned a 3-2 victory over the Columbus Crew Saturday at Sporting Park, led by two goals from forward Kei Kamara
- Each team sits in fourth place in its respective conference.
- Both teams have a player in the Golden Boot race: Sporting KC's Claudio Bieler is one off the lead with nine, while Camilo has eight goals on the season.
- Whitecaps attacker Russell Teibert (Canada) and defender Carlyle Mitchell (Trinidad & Tobago) have left the team for the Gold Cup. Sporting KC will be without Mechack Jerome and Peterson Joseph, who have joined up with Haiti.
- Sporting KC signed midfielder Graham Zusi to a contract extention last week.