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Played
October 1, 2011 9:10 PM EDT
Dick's Sporting Goods Park — Denver, Colorado
Referee:‬ S. Petrescu‎
Attendance:‬ 13920‎
 
26′ Drew Moor
 

MLS Preview: Colorado Rapids - FC Dallas

Slumping FCD heads to the Rockies looking to get on track against Colorado, also on a winless streak in league play.

By Seth Vertelney

Andrew Jacobson, FC Dallas; Omar Cummings, Colorado Rapids; MLS (Getty)
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PROBABLE LINEUPS
Colorado Rapids (4-4-2): Pickens; Kimura, Wynne, Moor, Comminges; Mullan, Larentowicz, Mastroeni, Nyassi; Cummings, Folan.

INJURY REPORT

OUT: FW Conor Casey (L achilles tear); DF Anthony Wallace (R knee arthroscopic surgery)

PROBABLE: MF Jamie Smith (R hamstring strain / R calf strain); GK Matt Pickens (R groin strain)

FC Dallas (4-1-4-1): Hartman; Loyd, John, Ihemelu, Benitez; Hernandez; Jackson, Villar, Jacobson, Shea; M. Santos.

INJURY REPORT

OUT: DF Edson Edward (R knee ACL tear); MF David Ferreira (R ankle)

QUESTIONABLE: DF Jeremy Hall (L ankle)

DID YOU KNOW?
  • FC Dallas lost 1-0 at home to in-state rivals Houston last weekend, its third consecutive loss in MLS play.

  • The Rapids fell to a disappointing 1-1 home draw to Western Conference rivals San Jose last weekend.
  • Despite the draw, Colorado is still in fairly good shape for the playoffs, sitting in seventh place overall in MLS, three points ahead of 10th placed New York.
  • The Hoops have now gone three consecutive MLS matches without scoring a goal.
  • Colorado is now winless in its last five league games.
  • FCD sits four points ahead of Colorado in the Western Conference standings, but it also has a game in hand on the Rapids.


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Head to Head
USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ Sep 14, 2013 Colorado Rapids 2 - FC Dallas 1
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USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ Jun 1, 2013 Colorado Rapids 2 - FC Dallas 2
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USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ Mar 2, 2013 FC Dallas 1 - Colorado Rapids 0
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USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ Aug 11, 2012 FC Dallas 3 - Colorado Rapids 2
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USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ Jul 14, 2012 Colorado Rapids 1 - FC Dallas 2
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Last Five Matches
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Available Squads
-Matt PickensGoalkeeper
-Miguel CommingesDefender
3Drew MoorDefender
27Kosuke KimuraDefender
22Marvell WynneDefender
20Jeff LarentowiczMidfielder
25Pablo MastroeniMidfielder
11Sanna NyassiMidfielder
20Jamie SmithMidfielder
11Brian MullanMidfielder
7Omar CummingsStriker
-Steward CeusGoalkeeper
-Tyrone MarshallDefender
-Scott PalgutaDefender
16Ross LaBauexMidfielder
-W. ThompsonMidfielder
9Andre AkpanStriker
-Macoumba KandjiStriker
-Kevin HartmanGoalkeeper
5Jair BenítezDefender
11JacksonDefender
14George JohnDefender
-Ugo IhemeluGoalkeeper
17Zach LoydDefender
-Daniel HernándezMidfielder
-Brek SheaMidfielder
81Marvin ChávezMidfielder
4Andrew JacobsonMidfielder
-Maicon SantosStriker
18Chris SeitzGoalkeeper
-Jack Stewart
-Daniel CruzMidfielder
10Ricardo VillarMidfielder
-Ruben LunaStriker
11Fabian Andrés CastilloStriker
-Maykel GalindoStriker
Results
 
Top Scorers
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Clint Dempsey Clint Dempsey
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Seattle Sounders
6 1
E. Torres E. Torres
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Chivas USA
5 2
V. Sánchez V. Sánchez
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Colorado
4 3
Federico Higuaín Federico Higuaín
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Columbus Crew
4 2
Kenny Miller Kenny Miller
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Rangers
3 2