The Seattle Sounders hope to use the momentum from a mid-week Open Cup blowout, but not the corresponding tired legs, to topple Real Salt Lake in a massive MLS Western Conference match (Watch live on NBCSN and online via Live Extra at 2:30p.m. ET).
Clint Dempsey gets the nod with Kenny Cooper for Seattle’s strike force, while Real turns to Joao Plata as the lone striker.
Seattle Sounders: Frei; Yedlin, Marshall, Scott, Gonzalez; Evans, Alonso, Pineda, Neagle; Dempsey, Cooper
Real Salt Lake: Rimando; Beltran, Schuler, Borchers, Wingert; Beckerman, Mulholland, Grabavoy, Gil; Plata