The 24th season of Major League Soccer (MLS) kicked off in March 2019. In the match week 26 Montreal Impact will host Vancouver Whitecaps FC at Saputo Stadium and will look to return winning ways after their loss against Toronto FC last week and on the other hand, Vancouver Whitecaps who coming off a loss at the hands of San Jose will be eager to bounce back.
Match Details :
Match : VAN vs MI, Vancouver Whitecaps vs Montreal Impact
Date and Time : 29 August 2019, 5.30 AM IST
Venue : Saputo Stadium, Montreal
League : Major League Soccer
Vancouver Whitecaps Team News, Expected Playing XI and Squad :
Team News :
1. Vancouver Whitecaps with only 27 points from 28 matches are at bottom (12th place) in the points table of Western Conference.
2. Defender Jasser Khmiri and midfielder Michael Baldisimo are out due to injuries.
3. No player from Vancouver Whitecaps is suspended for this match.
Expected Playing XI :
Goalkeeper : M. Crepeau
Defenders : A. Adnan, D. Cornelius, D. Henry and J. Nerwinski
Midfielders : R. Teibert, I. Hwang, A. Rose and T. Blair
Forward : F. Montero and Y. Reyna
Vancouver Whitecaps Squad :
GK : M. Crepeau, Z. MacMath, S. Melvin and T. Hasal
DF : D. Henry, D. Cornelius, J. Khmiri, E. Godoy, S. Sutter, J. Nerwinski, B. Levis, A. Adnan and PC
MF : H. In-beom, J. Erice, A. Rose, L. Bangoura, D. Norman jr., R. Teibert, M. Chirinos, S. Colyn, M. Baldisimo and G. Mukumbilwa
FW : J. Ardaiz, F. Montero, Y. Reyna, T. Blair and T. Ricketts
Montreal Impact Team News, Expected Playing XI and Squad :
Team News :
1. Montreal Impact is currently sitting at 8th place in the points table of Eastern Conference with 34 points from 28 matches.
2. Defenders Victor Cabrera and Daniel Kinumbe, midfielders Ignacio Piatti and Samuel Piette are out due to injuries.
4. No player from Montreal Impact is suspended for this match.
Expected playing XI :
Goalkeeper : E. Bush
Defenders : D. Lovitz, J. Raitala, B. Sagna and Z. Brault-Guillard
Midfielders : L. Lappalainen, S. Taider, K. Krolicki and J. Tabla
Forwards : M. Urruti and Bojan
Montreal Impact FC Squad :
GK : E. Bush, C. Diop and J. Pantemis
DF : V. Cabrera, D. Lovitz, R. Camacho, Z. Brault-Guillard, R. Fanni, J. Raitala, K. Yao, D. Kinumbe, J. Corrales, C. Bayiha and B. Sagna
MF : S. Piette, S. Taider, I. Piatti, K. Krolicki, A. Sejdic, B. Tabla, S. Shome and M. Choiniere
FW : B. Krkic, A. Jackson-Hamel, O. Okwonkwo, L. Lappalainen and M. Urruti
VAN vs MI Dream11 Prediction :
Goalkeeper : M. Crepeau
Defenders : B. Sagna, J. Raitala, D. Lovitz
Midfielders : L. Lappalainen, S. Taider, R. Teibert, K. Krolicki
Forwards : Y. Reyna, F. Montero and M. Urruti
Captain and Vice Captain :
Captain Saphir Taider and vice captain Fredy Montero
Stats and Facts :
1. Vancouver Whitecaps and Montreal Impact have two wins each from their last 5 meetings against each other.
2. Montreal Impact have 1 win and Vancouver Whitecaps have 2 wins from their 5 matches this MLS season.
3. Montreal Impact have scored 40 goals and conceded 52 goals in 28 matches this season.
4. Vancouver Whitecaps have scored 28 goals and conceded 48 goals in 28 matches this season.
5. Saphir Taider with 9 goals is the leading goal scorer for Montreal Impact this season.
6. Fredy Montero and Yordy Reyna with 6 and 5 goals respectively are the top two goal scorers for Vancouver Whitecaps.
7. Midfielder Lassi Lappalainen too has scored 4 goals for Montreal Impact.
8. At homr ground Montreal Impact should win this match.