Formations & Preferred Line-Ups

May 16, 2015

By: Esteban Ruiz

It’s been nearly two weeks since I’ve written anything concerning the Quakes so I decided 10 games is an excellent mark to look again at Kinnear’s “preferred” line-up. Please let me know if you want this information more or less frequently. Of course, the Quakes have been hampered by injuries all season hence the quotes around ‘preferred’. I will again give the preferred formations used by our coach according to and the number of times used.

When it comes to the preferred line-up I will be excluding Innocent Emeghara for personal reasons. While it is not officially announced that Innocent will be out for the rest of season, I prefer to discount him since he will be gone for the majority of season.

The following information is based on statistics. In other words, the most used formation in accordance with is used along with the players with the most minutes as they seem fit to play.

If you find any erroneous information, you can contact me at @DamnPocho on Twitter.

Below you’ll find the relevant information:

Formation Times Used
4-4-2 1
4-1-4-1 1
4-2-3-1 2
4-3-3 6


David Bingham GK 900
Chris Wondolowski F 818
Marvell Wynne D 775
Victor Bernardez D 761
Matias Perez Garcia M 757
Sanna Nyassi M 721
Clarence Goodson D 630
Shea Salinas M 625
Fatai Alashe M 578
Cordell Cato M 513
Adam Jahn F 499
Innocent Emeghara F 494
JJ Koval M 486
Shaun Francis D 397
Paulo Renato D 244
Jean-Baptiste Pierazzi M 180
Tommy Thompson F-M 127
Ty Harden D 123
Jordan Stewart D-M 113
Khari Stephenson M 90
Leandro Barrera M 28
Mike Fucito F 1
Brandon Barklage D 0
Bryan Meredith GK 0
Mark Sherrod F 0


Preferred Lineup:

ER Formatio



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