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Seattle Sounders vs. Real Salt Lake starting lineup: Sounders roll out new 4-1-4-1 formation

The Seattle Sounders are hosting Real Salt Lake on Saturday (2 p.m. PT; JOEtv, YouTube TV, 950 KJR AM, El Rey 1360 AM) at CenturyLink Field. Here is the Delta Starting XI:


- Head Coach Brian Schmetzer is rolling out a new 4-1-4-1 formation, a switch from his normal 4-2-3-1 and recent 5-4-1 outfit.

- Jordy Delem starts at the No. 6 with Ozzie Alonso (left quad strain) and Gustav Svensson (World Cup duty) unavailable.

- Will Bruin misses his second straight match with a partially torn left plantar fascia.

- Forward Felix Chenkam, who signed with the First Team on Friday, is available as a substitute.