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D.C. United at Vancouver Whitecaps

D.C. United (0-2-0) at Vancouver Whitecaps (2-0-0)

Where: BC Place.

When: 10 p.m. ET.

TV/online: Comcast SportsNet/DC, Direct Kick, MLS Live.

DCU lineup: Willis; Russell, McDonald, Dudar, Woolard; Cruz, Saragosa, De Rosario, DeLeon; Salihi, Maicon Santos. Subs: Dykstra, Jakovic, Korb, King, Boskovic, Pontius, Wolff.

Of note: Dwayne De Rosario drops into the midfield, Branko Boskovic on bench again. Rookie Nick DeLeon replaces Chris Pontius on the left wing. Daniel Woolard returns to left back. GK Bill Hamid and MF Perry Kitchen started in the U.S. under-23 national team’s 2-0 loss to Canada in Olympic qualifying. MF Andy Najar is with Honduras. MF Lance Rozeboom was lost to a major knee injury this week.

Vancouver lineup: Cannon; Lee, Bonjour, DeMerit, Rochat; Chiumiento, Watson, Davidson, Camilo; Hassli, Le Toux. Subs: Knighton, Harvey, Salgado, Mitchell, Tan, Franks, Koffie.

Your pregame, in-game and postgame observations are welcome in the comments section.

Steven Goff is The Post’s soccer writer. His beats include D.C. United, MLS and the international game, as well as local college basketball.


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