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  • April 28, 2012
  • • 10:40 PM
  • • Stubhub Center, Carson, California
  • Referee: R. Salazar
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MLS Preview: LA Galaxy - FC Dallas

Landon Donovan's favorite victim rolls into town without a win since starting goalkeeper and former Galaxy netminder Kevin Hartman picked up an injury.

  PROBABLE LINEUPS
Colorado Rapids (4-4-2): Saunders; Franklin, Junior Lopes, DeLaGarza, Dunivant; Magee, Beckham, Juninho, Donovan; Buddle, Keane.

INJURY REPORT

OUT: DF Omar Gonzalez (L knee surgery); DF Leonardo (R knee surgery); GK Brian Perk (sports hernia surgery)

QUESTIONABLE: MF David Beckham (back spasms); MF Mike Magee (L quad contusion)
Chivas USA (4-5-1): Seitz; Loyd, John, Ihemelu, Benitez; Castillo, Jackson, Warshaw, Hernandez, Shea; Perez.

INJURY REPORT

OUT: MF David Ferreira (R foot surgery); MF Ricardo Villar (R foot strain); MF Andrew Wiedeman (sports hernia repair)

QUESTIONABLE: MF Andrew Jacobson (R hamstring strain); GK Kevin Hartman (lower back spasms); Bryan Leyva (L ankle sprain)
  DID YOU KNOW?
  • Dallas (11 points from eight matches), having played two extra games, has two extra points over the Galaxy (nine from six).
  • These teams split home victories last season. However, FCD beat LA in Carson, Calif. to win the 2010 Western Conference Championship.
  • Landon Donovan's favorite opponent is Dallas. He has 17 goals and 12 assists in 29 regular season games against the Texan team.
  • Dallas hasn't won since Chris Seitz took over for the injured Kevin Hartman, losing 1-0 to the Vancouver Whitecaps and drawing 1-1 with Real Salt Lake.
  • In the other net, Josh Saunders made his first penalty save in MLS against Omar Cummings to preserve a 2-1 road win last week.

Last Five Matches

Head To Head

LA Galaxy

Dallas

Wins
3
1
1
Wins

Betting & Predictions

Reader's Predictions

LA Galaxy GAL
LA Galaxy LA Galaxy
Draw
FC Dallas DAL
FC Dallas Dallas
65%
35%

Top 3 Predictions

LA Galaxy GAL
2 - 1
FC Dallas DAL
LA Galaxy GAL
3 - 1
FC Dallas DAL
LA Galaxy GAL
3 - 0
FC Dallas DAL

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