The Seattle Sounders are taking on the Portland Timbers (7:30 p.m. PT; FS1, 1090 KJR AM, El Rey 1360 AM) at CenturyLink Field. Here is the Delta Starting XI:
- Head Coach Brian Schmetzer fields makes one change to the starting lineup from the scoreless draw against the San Jose Earthquakes on Sunday, bringing Kelvin Leerdam in for Alex Roldan at right back.
- Seattle and Portland are level on points atop the Western Conference standings. The Sounders hold the top spot on superior goal difference and possess a game in hand over the Timbers.
- Joevin Jones (R high ankle sprain), Trey Muse (concussion) and Brad Smith (R hamstring strain) are unavailable for selection this evening.