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  • July 14, 2012
  • • 9:10 PM
  • • Dick's Sporting Goods Park, Denver, Colorado
  • Referee: Y. Reyes
  • • Attendance: 13284
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MLS Preview: Colorado Rapids - FC Dallas

The 2010 MLS Cup finalists square off with both currently out of the playoff picture in the Western Conference.

  PROBABLE LINEUPS
Colorado Rapids (4-4-2): Pickens; Freeman, Moor, Wynne, Zapata; Mullan, Larentowicz, Rivero, Castrillon; Casey, Cummings.

INJURY REPORT

OUT: DF Anthony Wallace (L Achilles tear); MF Pablo Mastroeni (headaches)

PROBABLE: MF Jamie Smith (R ACL tear); FW Conor Casey (R hamstring strain); FW Omar Cummings (L ankle sprain)
FC Dallas (4-5-1): Hartman; Loyd, Pertuz, Hedges, Benitez; Hernandez; Jackson, Jacobson, Ferreira, Shea; Castillo.

INJURY REPORT

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

QUESTIONABLE: FW Blas Perez (R foot sprain); DF Jair Benitez (R knee contusion)

PROBABLE: MF Ricardo Villar (R foot strain); MF David Ferreira (R foot surgery); MF Daniel Hernandez (R knee soreness); MF Jackson (R ankle sprain)
  DID YOU KNOW?
  • If Toronto FC wins its game in hand, it will equal FC Dallas' 16 points from 19 games.
  • Colorado, with 22 points, is in sixth, one spot out of the playoff positions.
  • Matt Pickens leads the league with 69 saves. Kevin Hartman leads the entire history of the league with over 400 appearances. The 38-year-old debuted in 1997 with the LA Galaxy.
  • David Ferreira made his return from injury last weekend against San Jose. He had been out since April 2011 with a broken ankle.
  • Jeff Larentowicz is one booking away from a suspension.

Last Five Matches

Head To Head

Colorado Rapids

Dallas

Wins
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Wins

Betting & Predictions

Reader's Predictions

Colorado Rapids RAP
Colorado Rapids Colorado Rapids
Draw
FC Dallas DAL
FC Dallas Dallas
86%

Top 3 Predictions

Colorado Rapids RAP
2 - 0
FC Dallas DAL
Colorado Rapids RAP
3 - 0
FC Dallas DAL
Colorado Rapids RAP
1 - 0
FC Dallas DAL

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