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  • October 1, 2011
  • • 9:10 PM
  • • Dick's Sporting Goods Park, Denver, Colorado
  • Referee: S. Petrescu
  • • Attendance: 13920
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MLS Preview: Colorado Rapids - FC Dallas

MLS Preview: Colorado Rapids - FC Dallas

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


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.

Last Five Matches

Head To Head

Colorado Rapids

Dallas

Wins
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1
3
Wins

Betting & Predictions

Reader's Predictions

Colorado Rapids RAP
Colorado Rapids Colorado Rapids
Draw
FC Dallas DAL
FC Dallas Dallas
73%
18%

Top 3 Predictions

Colorado Rapids RAP
2 - 1
FC Dallas DAL
Colorado Rapids RAP
1 - 0
FC Dallas DAL
Colorado Rapids RAP
2 - 0
FC Dallas DAL

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