2019-04-24-SEA-SJ

Seattle Sounders FC vs. San Jose Earthquakes | 2019 MLS Match Preview

2019 MLS Regular Season - Week 9
Seattle Sounders FC vs. San Jose Earthquakes
CenturyLink Field — Seattle
April 24 - 10:30 PM ET

STREAMING: MLS LIVE on ESPN+ in US, on DAZN in Canada

The Seattle Sounders will try and bounce back from their first loss of the season to close out a busy Wednesday night in MLS when they host a San Jose Earthquakes side feeling confident entering CenturyLink Field following their second win.

In the first of two games a week apart, the Sounders (5-1-1) suffered a 4-1 loss to LAFC Sunday at the Banc, while San Jose (2-5-0) stunned Sporting Kansas City by the same scoreline at Avaya Stadium with Danny Hoesen leading the way with a brace. 

Seattle Sounders FC

Project Starting XI
  • Injury Report:
    • OUT: Will Bruin (F) - left hamstring strain
    • QUESTIONABLE: Raul Ruidiaz (F) - right heel contusion
    • QUESTIONABLE: Chad Marshall (D) - right knee inflammation
  • Suspended: None
  • Suspended after next caution: None
  • International duty: None

San Jose Earthquakes

Project Starting XI
  • Injury Report:
    • OUT: Kevin Partida (D) - torn ACL
    • QUESTIONABLE: Guram Kashia (D) - lower leg injury
  • Suspended: None
  • Suspended after next caution: None
  • International duty: None

Series Matchup at Sounders FC

  • Sounders FC: 8 wins, 22 goals
  • Earthquakes: 5 wins, 13 goals
  • 1 draw

Officials

  • Referee: Christopher Penso
  • Assistant Referees: Chris Wattam, Jeff Hosking
  • 4th Official: Marcos DeOliveira
  • VAR: Guido Gonzales Jr

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