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Fit or Miss: MLS Week 28

D.J. Trainor

NBA expert for RotoWire, working out of RW HQ in Madison. Award winning host of RW Basketball Podcast and frequent NBA TV guest. NCAA Student Radio Call of the Week Award Winner with WSUM Radio.

Injury news in soccer is notoriously sketchy, so while the below information should be used as a guide, always check the confirmed lineups before every match.

Note: this column is updated throughout the week as injury news is released.

Gillette Stadium
Saturday, September 5 at 7:30 p.m. EDT

New England Revolution
Out: Darrius Barnes (knee), Jermaine Jones (international duty)

Orlando City SC
Suspended: Carlos Rivas
Out: Darwin Ceren (international duty), Conor Donovan (knee), Harrison Heath (kneecap), Kaka (international duty), Cyle Larin (international duty), Kevin Molino (knee)
Questionable: Tony Cascio (back), Seb Hines (undisclosed), Brek Shea (groin)

Stade Saputo
Saturday, September 5 at 8:00 p.m. EDT

Montreal Impact
Out: Kyle Bekker (international duty), Laurent Ciman (international duty), Maxime Crepeau (international duty), Eric Miller (international duty), Ambroise Oyongo (international duty), Cameron Porter (knee), Johan Venegas (international duty)
Doubtful: Kenny Cooper (knee), Adrian Lopez (knee)
Questionable: Hassoun Camara (knee), Didier Drogba (toe), Ignacio Piatti (calf)
Probable: Evan Bush (paternity)

Chicago Fire
Out: David Accam (international duty), Daneil Cyrus (international duty), Collin Fernandez (international duty), Adailton (groin), Joevin Jones (international duty), Matt Polster (international duty)
Questionable: Ty Harden (hamstring), Mike Magee (knee)

CenturyLink Field
Saturday, September 5 at 10:00 p.m. EDT

Seattle Sounders
Out: Victor Mansaray (international duty), Marco Pappa (international duty), Roman Torres (international duty)
Doubtful: Andres Correa (thigh)
Questionable: Andy Craven (knee), Clint Dempsey (hamstring), Leonardo Gonzalez (hamstring), Andreas Ivanschitz (quad), Damion Lowe (hip), Lamar Neagle (fatigue), Nelson Valdez (knock)

Toronto FC
Out: Jozy Altidore (international duty), Mark Bloom (quad), Sebastian Giovinco (thigh)
Questionable: Benoit Cheyrou (heel), Jackson (quad), Nick Hagglund (knee), Daniel Lovitz (undisclosed), Damien Perquis (quad), Clement Simonin (knee)

Avaya Stadium
Saturday, September 5 at 10:30 p.m. EDT

San Jose Earthquakes
Out: Cordell Cato (international duty), Innocent (knee), Anibal Godoy (international duty), Steven Lenhart (knee), Sanna Nyassi (international duty), Marc Pelosi (international duty), Jordan Stewart (Achilles)
Doubtful: Michael Fucito (hamstring)
Questionable: Abdul-Fatai Alashe (hamstring), Jean-Baptiste Pierazzi (foot)

Philadelphia Union
Suspension: Cristian Maidana
Out: Andre Blake (international duty)
Doubtful: Maurice Edu (groin), Zach Pfeffer (groin)
Questionable: Fred (quad), Jimmy McLaughlin (concussion), Brian Sylvestre (hand)

Mapfre Stadium
Saturday, September 6 at 7:00 p.m. EDT

Columbus Crew
Out: Harrison Afful (international duty), Sergio Campbell (international duty), Waylon Francis (international duty), Kei Kamara (international duty), Sagi Lev-Ari (knee), Cedrick Mabwati (international duty), Justin Meram (international duty), Ben Swanson (international duty), Will Trapp (international duty)
Questionable: Emanuel Pogatetz (knee), Gaston Sauro (match fitness), Kevan George (international duty)

FC Dallas
Out: Tesho Akindele (international duty), Fabian Castillo (international duty), Coy Craft (international duty), Blas Perez (international duty), Je-Vaughn Watson (international duty), Moises Hernandez (international duty)
Doubtful: Stephen Keel (foot)
Questionable: Mauro Diaz (quad), Dan Kennedy (knee)