Davy Arnaud is coming back home for the second time since being traded from Sporting Kansas City to the Montreal Impact. This time, he will be starting the game at a stadium that he knows well, a house that he helped built.
Jorge Gonzalez. SAR (bench): Adam Wienckowski; JAR (opposite): Matthew Kreitzer; 4th: Matthew Foerster
MLS Career: 90 games; FC/gm: 25.1; Y/gm: 3.2; R: 27; pens: 23
Sporting Kansas City -- FW Teal Bunbury; M Jacob Peterson
Montreal Impact -- OUT: M - Sinisa Ubiparipovic (calf); D - Nelson Rivas (knee), Alessandro Nesta (adductor strain) - PROBABLE: D - MaximTissot (knee).
Watch/Listen to the Game:
(*) TVA Sports in Montreal -- KSMO, KZOU, WIBW
(*) Radio: La Gran D 1340 AM
Matchups and Tactical Notes:
- Isolate and Contain Claudio Bieler
- Cover the sides with active SKC fullbacks: Managing minutes of Andrea Pisanu
- Felipe Martins Break Out Game? To help out Bernier, Felipe will need to get some of his 2012 Mojo back
- Aurelien Collin vs Marco Di Vaio : Di Vaio made the Sporting defense suffer at Saputo in 3-1 loss in 2012.
- Patrice Bernier vs Benny Feilhaber
Sporting Kansas City:
Jimmy Nielsen - Seth Sinovic , Aurellien Collin , Ike Okpara , Mechack Jerome - Oriol Rosell, Benny Feilhaber, Paulo Nagamura - T.J. Sapong , Claudio Bieler, Graham Zusi
Troy Perkins - Jeb Brovsky , Karl W. Ouimette , Matteo Ferrari , Hassoun Camara - Andrea Pisanu , Davy Arnaud, Patrice Bernier, Felipe Martins, Andres Romero - Marco Di Vaio