Real Salt Lake travels to Texas, where it has never won an MLS game, to take on FC Dallas, with international callups depleting both rosters.
|FC Dallas (4-4-2): Seitz; Loyd, John, Hedges, Benitez; Jackson, Ferreira, Jacobson, Michel; Cooper, Castillo.||
OUT: Walker Zimmerman (groin), Victor Ulloa (R ankle)
QUESTIONABLE: Je‐Vaughn Watson (L foot contusion), Jair Benitez (bruised ribs), Matt Hedges (L knee)
|Real Salt Lake (4-4-2): Saunders; Martinez, Watson-Siriboe, Schuler, Palmer; Velasquez, Alvarez, Grabavoy, Gil; Findley, Plata.
OUT: Javier Morales (R knee menisectomy), Nat Borchers (L quad tendon), Chris Wingert (R knee soreness)
|DID YOU KNOW?|
- Real Salt Lake has never won in Dallas. FCD has an 8-0-2 home record against RSL.
- More than that, Salt Lake has never won in Texas, posting a 0-18-3 record against Dallas and the Houston Dynamo.
- Alvaro Saborio has scored three goals this year.
- However, Saborio will miss this match due to international duty. His Costa Rica side face the United States, which will feature RSL players Nick Rimando, Tony Beltran and Kyle Beckerman on the roster. Abdoulie Mansally is away with Ghana.
- Dallas will be without Je-Vaughn Watson (Jamaica), Blas Perez (Panama) and Raul Fernandez (Peru).