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March 17, 2013 1:10 PM EDT
Toyota Stadium — Frisco, Texas
Referee:‬ J. Marrufo‎
Attendance:‬ 15623‎
 

MLS Preview: FC Dallas - Houston Dynamo

The two Texan clubs in MLS square off in Rivalry Week, with the Dynamo, fresh off a CCL exit, headed to Dallas.

By Zac Lee Rigg

  PROBABLE LINEUPS
FC Dallas (4-2-3-1): Fernandez; Michel, Hedges, John, Loyd; Jacobson, Warshaw; Jackson, Ferreira, Castillo; Cooper.

Injury Report:

OUT: Walker Zimmerman (groin), Victor Ulloa (R ankle)

QUESTIONABLE: Je‐Vaughn Watson (L foot contusion), Jair Benitez (bruised ribs), Matt Hedges (L knee)
Houston Dynamo (4-2-3-1): Hall; Ashe, Taylor, Boswell, Sarkodie; Davis, Moffat, Clark, Garcia; Barnes, Bruin.

Injury Report:

OUT: Calen Carr (L knee)

  DID YOU KNOW?
  • In 19 all-time meetings, Houston has beaten Dallas nine times, lost three and drew seven.
  • FCD last won in this matchup in 2010. The Dynamo have won the last two.
  • Houston crashed out of the CONCACAF Champions League to Santos Laguna this week. It won its only game of the MLS season against D.C. United.
  • Dallas split its opening two fixtures, beating Colorado before losing to Chivas USA.
  • Houston hasn't lost at home for 26 MLS matches.


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Head to Head
USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ Apr 5, 2014 Houston Dynamo 1 - FC Dallas 4
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USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ Mar 17, 2013 FC Dallas 3 - Houston Dynamo 2
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USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ Jun 16, 2012 Houston Dynamo 2 - FC Dallas 1
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USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ Sep 24, 2011 FC Dallas 0 - Houston Dynamo 1
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USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ May 28, 2011 Houston Dynamo 2 - FC Dallas 2
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Last Five Matches
Odds
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Available Squads
1R. FernándezGoalkeeper
5Jair BenítezDefender
11JacksonDefender
14George JohnDefender
17Zach LoydDefender
24Matt HedgesDefender
16MichelDefender
4Andrew JacobsonMidfielder
-D. FerreiraMidfielder
7B. PérezStriker
33Kenny CooperStriker
18Chris SeitzGoalkeeper
21London WoodberryDefender
22Stephen KeelDefender
16Bobby WarshawDefender
27Jevaughn WatsonMidfielder
11Fabian Andrés CastilloStriker
29Eric HassliStriker
1Tally HallGoalkeeper
4Jermaine TaylorDefender
8Kofi SarkodieDefender
26Corey AsheDefender
32Bobby BoswellDefender
11Brad DavisMidfielder
13Ricardo ClarkMidfielder
6Adam MoffatMidfielder
23Giles BarnesMidfielder
27B. GarcíaMidfielder
12Will BruinStriker
24Tyler DericGoalkeeper
2Eric BrunnerDefender
5Warren CreavalleMidfielder
17Luiz CamargoMidfielder
20Andrew DriverMidfielder
23Cam WeaverStriker
-Brian ChingStriker
Results
 
Top Scorers
Player   Goals Penalties
E. Torres E. Torres
Striker
Chivas USA
6 3
Clint Dempsey Clint Dempsey
Striker
Seattle Sounders
6 1
V. Sánchez V. Sánchez
Striker
Colorado
4 3
Federico Higuaín Federico Higuaín
Striker
Columbus Crew
4 2
Bradley Wright-Phillips Bradley Wright-Phillips
Striker
NY Red Bulls
4 1