Centerbacks who are injured and won’t play are Wyke, Miles Robinson (quad) and Franco Escobar (dead leg). Fullback Edgar Castillo (rib) is also expected to miss the game.
The team announced on Monday that it has acquired striker J.J. Williams from Birmingham in the USL. De Boer said that Williams is another possibility along with Adam Jahn, who played 90 minutes against Cincinnati. Williams was selected by Columbus in the 18th pick in the 2019 MLS draft. He was loaned to Birmingham where he scored seven goals.