Know Your Opponent | FC Dallas

Know Your Opponent | FC Dallas

The Lions are back on the road Sunday night looking to continue their unbeaten run against Dallas at 8:30 pm ET on Fox 35 Plus. Here is what you need to know about our opponents: 
 

Key Transactions and Player News 

The big additions for FC Dallas for 2020 were Franco Jara (leads the team with five goals), Fafa Picault, Andres Ricaurte and Phelipe Megiolaro.  

Notable departures have been Goalkeeper Jesse Gonzalez, defender Reggie Cannon and forward Zdenek Ondrasek.

You can view FC Dallas' full roster here

Injury Report: Paxton Pomykal (labrum surgery 9/3, out 6 months) and Kyle Zobeck (not medically cleared) are listed as out. 


Team Form 

FC Dallas currently sits in 4th in the Western Conference standings on 19 points. Dallas is 3-2-0 in their last five matches with their most recent match being a 1-0 loss to Atlanta on Wednesday. 
 

Head-to-Head

The Lions claimed their first win over Dallas in 2019 with a 2-0 scoreline with goals from Tesho Akindele and Carlos Ascues. City is 1-3-1 all-time against FC Dallas and has yet to earn a result on the road. 
 

Rasmussen College Fact

Sunday's match will be the first time this season that City plays back-to-back away games with fans in attendance. 

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September 11, 2020: Major League Soccer has announced the 2020 regular season schedule through the end of September. From September 18-27, each MLS club will compete in three regular season matches. Additional 2020 MLS regular season matches will be announced pending further developments regarding travel protocols. Attendance at matches will be determined in accordance with applicable state and local guidelines.