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  • July 4, 2012
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MLS Preview: FC Dallas - Toronto FC

MLS Preview: FC Dallas - Toronto FC

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The Hoops are in desperate need of a win, riding a franchise-worst 11-match winless streak.

  PROBABLE LINEUPS
FC Dallas (4-5-1): Hartman; Loyd, Hedges, Pertuz, Rodriguez; Jackson, Jacobson, Shea, Hernandez, Castillo; Sealy.

INJURY REPORT

OUT: MF Bobby Warshaw (R foot fracture); DF Ugo Ihemelu (concussion symptoms); DF Alex Lee (lower abdominal strain)

QUESTIONABLE: FW Blas Perez (R foot contusion)

PROBABLE: DF George John (concussion symptoms); MF Ricardo Villar (R foot strain); MF David Ferreira (R foot surgery); MF Daniel Hernandez (R knee soreness)
Toronto FC (4-4-2): Kocic; Hall, Eckersley, Emory, Morgan; Dunfield, de Guzman, Frings, Avila; Johnson, Koevermans.

INJURY REPORT

OUT: GK Stefan Frei (L lower leg)

QUESTIONABLE: FW Nicholas Lindsay (L knee surgery recovery); DF Ty Harden (R adductor strain); DF Adrian Cann (R knee sprain); FW Joao Plata (R hamstring strain); DF Jeremy Hall (concussion)
  DID YOU KNOW?
  • FC Dallas is currently on an 11-match winless streak, the worst in franchise history. The team's last league win was on April 5 against New England.
  • Toronto FC is undefeated in the last four matches under Paul Mariner, going 1-0-3 since losing Mariner's first in charge, a 2-0 loss to Sporting Kansas City.
  • FC Dallas coach Schellas Hyndman has indicated that both David Ferreira and Ricardo Villar should be in a Hoops uniform for this one. Ferreira has missed the entire season, and Villar has been out since Week Five.
  • Toronto FC’s Danny Koevermans was voted Major League Soccer Player of the Week for Week 17. He has scored in four straight matches.
  • Newcomer Blas Perez leads FC Dallas in both goals (five) and assists (three).
  • Both of these teams are in last place in their respective conferences, though each could get out of the basement with a win in this game.

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Available Squads
-Kevin HartmanGoalkeeper
11JacksonDefender
-H. PertúzDefender
17Zach LoydDefender
-C. RodríguezDefender
24Matt HedgesDefender
-Daniel HernándezMidfielder
4Andrew JacobsonMidfielder
-Brek SheaMidfielder
14James MarcelinMidfielder
11Fabian Andrés CastilloStriker
18Chris SeitzGoalkeeper
-D. FerreiraMidfielder
10Ricardo VillarMidfielder
-B. LeyvaMidfielder
28Victor UlloaMidfielder
32Andrew WiedemanStriker
19Scott SealyStriker
-Milos KocicGoalkeeper
-Logan EmoryDefender
5Ashtone MorganDefender
25Jeremy HallMidfielder
2Richard EckersleyDefender
15Eric AvilaMidfielder
19Reginald LambeStriker
22Torsten FringsMidfielder
-Terry DunfieldMidfielder
10Danny KoevermansStriker
-Ryan JohnsonDefender
-Quillan RobertsGoalkeeper
-M. AcevalDefender
4Aaron MaundDefender
-Julian De GuzmanDefender
12Luis SilvaMidfielder
-Matt StinsonMidfielder
-Nick SoolsmaStriker

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