COMMERCE CITY, CO – Vancouver Whitecaps FC are set to face Colorado Rapids at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park (7 p.m. PT on TSN 1/4 on TSN 1040 radio).
Vancouver Whitecaps FC
1.David Ousted; 25.Sheanon Williams, 4.Kendall Waston, 26.Tim Parker, 2.Jordan Harvey; 15.Matías Laba; 13.Cristian Techera, 8.Andrew Jacobson, 16.Tony Tchani, 7.Christian Bolaños; 12.Fredy Montero
70.Paolo Tornaghi, 11.Nicolás Mezquida, 17.Marcel de Jong, 20.Brek Shea, 31.Russell Teibert, 67.Alphonso Davies, 77.Mauro Rosales
- Manager Carl Robinson starts the same XI for the third consecutive match. Prior to last Saturday in Montreal, Robinson had used 11 different starting XIs to start 2017.
- This will be only the second time since the club joined the league in 2011 that the same XI has started three consecutive MLS matches.
- Jordan Harvey is playing his 250th career MLS regular season match, the most on the team; Andrew Jacobson is second, making his 205th MLS appearance
- Tim Parker is making his 50th career MLS regular season start
- Brek Shea returns to the 18-man roster for the first time since suffering a left knee sprain on April 5 vs. Tigres UANL
- Marco Bustos: out - left hamstring strain suffered during the April 22 USL match
- Christian Dean: out - left foot injury suffered last week in training
- David Edgar: out - posterior cruciate and medial collateral ligaments (PCL and MCL) tear, as well as a meniscus tear, suffered in his right knee on December 15, surgery on January 4
- Kyle Greig: out - right quad tightness suffered last week in training
- Erik Hurtado: out - left foot contusion suffered at the end of the first half against LA Galaxy on April 1
- Brett Levis: out - anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tear in his right knee suffered during the second half of the season finale against Portland on October 23, surgery on November 8
- Cole Seiler: out - suffered left hamstring strain in the second half of the WFC2 USL match against San Antonio FC on April 22
- Yordy Reyna: out - left foot (fifth metatarsal) fracture suffered in the second half of the preseason match at Portland on February 15, surgery on February 21