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  • August 13, 2011
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MLS Preview: Philadelphia Union - FC Dallas

MLS Preview: Philadelphia Union - FC Dallas

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Second in the East hosts second in the West when Dallas visits Philadelphia for a table-topping clash on Saturday.


PROBABLE LINEUPS

Philadelphia Union (4-4-2): Mondragon; Farfan, Valdes, Califf, Williams; Le Toux, Torres, Carroll, Mapp; Mwanga, Paunovic.

INJURY REPORT

QUESTIONABLE: MF Kyle Nakazawa (illness); FW Levi Houapeu (L ankle strain)

PROBABLE: DF Sheanon Williams (lower leg contusion)

FC Dallas (4-4-2): Hartman; Benitez, John, Ihemelu, Loyd; Shea, Guarda, Hernandez, Villar, Chavez; M. Santos.

INJURY REPORT

OUT: DF Edson Edward (R knee ACL tear); MF David Ferreira (R ankle); FW Maykel Galindo (R hamstring strain)

QUESTIONABLE: MF Andrew Jacobson (L knee); DF Jackson (R ankle); DF Ugo Ihemelu (concussion)

DID YOU KNOW?
  • Each of these sides is second in its respective conference, though Dallas (42) has nine more points than Philadelphia (33)
  • Marvin Chavez has scored all four of FCD's goals in the past three games.

  • Brek Shea and Zach Loyd were already in Philadelphia following an international friendly against Mexico on Wednesday. Shea entered the match as a substitute for the United States and created the equalizing goal in the 1-1 draw.

  • After leading the team with 14 goals last season, Sebastien Le Toux has yet to score in 2011. However, he has notched eight assists, good for joint third in the league.
  • Maicon Santos assisted Chavez's latest goal during his Dallas debut, against the LA Galaxy. In that 3-1 loss, Daniel Cruz also made his debut for the club when he entered as a substitute.

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Last Five Matches
Odds
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Available Squads
1F. MondragónGoalkeeper
22Carlos Enrique ValdesDefender
25Sheanon WilliamsDefender
-Dan CaliffDefender
-Gabriel FarfánDefender
21Justin MappMidfielder
30Freddy AduStriker
7Brian CarrollMidfielder
11Sebastien Le TouxMidfielder
9Jack McInerneyStriker
-Veljko PaunovicStriker
18Zac MacMathGoalkeeper
15Stefani MiglioranziMidfielder
20Roger TorresMidfielder
-Keon DanielMidfielder
26Michael FarfanMidfielder
14Amobi OkugoMidfielder
55Danny MwangaStriker
-Kevin HartmanGoalkeeper
5Jair BenítezDefender
-Ugo IhemeluGoalkeeper
14George JohnDefender
17Zach LoydDefender
-Bruno GuardaMidfielder
10Ricardo VillarMidfielder
-Brek SheaMidfielder
18Marvin ChávezMidfielder
-Daniel HernándezMidfielder
-Maicon SantosStriker
18Chris SeitzGoalkeeper
11JacksonDefender
4Andrew JacobsonMidfielder
-Daniel CruzMidfielder
12Eric AlexanderMidfielder
16Bobby WarshawDefender
-Ruben LunaStriker
Players to Watch
F. Mondragón
F. Mondragón
Position: Goalkeeper
Squad Number: 1
Games Goals YC RC
0 0 0 0
Kevin Hartman
Kevin Hartman
Position: Goalkeeper
Squad Number: 0
Games Goals YC RC
0 0 0 0
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