D.C. United coach Ben Olsen has made a single enforced change to his starting lineup ahead of tonight's match against the Seattle Sounders. Dejan Jakovic will join Emiliano Dudar as the center-back tandem, with the former man replacing the suspended Brandon McDonald.
Seattle coach Sigi Schmid makes four changes from the starting lineup that lost 1-0 to San Jose last weekend. Former D.C. United man Marc Burch is dropped to the bench, as is Jhon Kennedy Hurtado. Jeff Parke and Leonardo Gonzalez come in the defense for the Sounders, while Roger Levesque and Brad Evans come into the midfield in place of Servando Carrasco and Christian Sivebaek.
D.C. United Starting Lineup: Joe Willis (GK), Robbie Russell, Emiliano Dudar, Dejan Jakovic, Daniel Woolard, Danny Cruz, Perry Kitchen, Dwayne De Rosario (Captain), Nick DeLeon, Hamdi Salihi, Maicon Santos.
Seattle Sounders Starting Lineup: Michael Gspurning (GK), Zach Scott, Patrick Ianni, Jeff Parke, Leo Gonzalez, Roger Levesque, Osvaldo Alonso, Brad Evans, Alvaro Fernandez, David Estrada, Fredy Montero (Captain).