The Seattle Sounders are hosting Western Conference foe Real Salt Lake on Saturday (2 p.m. PT; JOEtv, Univision, KIRO Radio 97.3 FM, El Rey 1360AM). Here is the Sounders’ starting lineup:
- Brad Evans makes his first start since Aug. 28, 2016, against the Portland Timbers. He made his return from injury and first appearance of 2017 as a substitute on May 13 against the Chicago Fire.
- Osvaldo Alonso, Clint Dempsey and Joevin Jones return to the starting lineup on Saturday. Alonso (right quad tightness), Dempsey (rest) and Jones (suspension) each missed the midweek match against Sporting Kansas City.