MLS Cup 2009: Galaxy vs. Real Salt Lake preview

Sunday, November 22, 2009

Who: Los Angeles Galaxy vs. Real Salt Lake.

Where: Qwest Field, Seattle.

When: 8:30 p.m.

TV: ESPN, Galavision.

Records: Galaxy 14-6-13, RSL 13-12-8.

Season Series: Real won at L.A., 2-0, tied at home, 2-2.

L.A. Probable Starters (4-4-2 formation): GK Donovan Ricketts; Ds Sean Franklin, Gregg Berhalter, Omar Gonzalez, Todd Dunivant; MFs Chris Klein, Dema Kovalenko, David Beckham, Landon Donovan; Fs Mike Magee, Edson Buddle.

RSL Probable Staters (4-4-2): GK Nick Rimando; Ds Robbie Russell, Jamison Olave, Nat Borchers, Chris Wingert; MFs Andy Williams, Kyle Beckerman, Javier Morales, Will Johnson; Fs Fabián Espíndola, Robbie Findley.

Online coverage: Post reporter Steven Goff, who has covered every MLS Cup, will have updates before and after the championship game at http://washingtonpost.com/soccerinsider.


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