FC Dallas (12-6-6, 2nd West, 42 PTS)
Philadelphia Union (8-5-9, 2nd East, 33 PTS)
7:00 PM CT
REFEREE: Geoff Gamble.
MLS Career: 6 games; FC/gm: 21.5; Y/gm: 3.2; R: 1; pens: 4
SAR (bench): Daniel Belleau;
JAR (opposite): Eric Proctor;
4th: Drew Fischer
PHILADELPHIA UNION –
QUESTIONABLE: MF Kyle Nakazawa (illness); FW Levi Houapeu (L ankle strain);
PROBABLE: DF Sheanon Williams (lower leg contusion) …
FC DALLAS –
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)
INTERNATIONAL ABSENCES: DAL: Fabian Castillo (Colombia U-20)
SUSPENDED NEXT YELLOW CARD:
PHI: Brian Carroll, Carlos Valdes, Sheanon Williams
DAL: Daniel Hernandez, Andrew Jacobson
SUSPENDED AFTER TWO YELLOW CARDS:
PHI: Danny Califf, Danny Mwanga
DAL: Marvin Chavez, Ugo Ihemelu, George John, Zach Loyd, Brek Shea
ALL-TIME (3 meetings):
Union 0 wins, 2 goals
FC Dallas 2 wins, 6 goals
AT PHILADELPHIA (1 meeting):
Union 0 wins, 1 goal
FC Dallas 0 wins, 1 goal
- Brek Shea and Fabian Castillo scored as FC Dallas claimed a 2-0 victory when the clubs first met this season, May 14 at Pizza Hut Park.
- After the teams played to a draw in their first-ever meeting last year in Philadelphia, FC Dallas came away 3-1 winners in the second, Aug. 8 at Pizza Hut Park.
Schellas Hyndman v PHI: P3 W2 L0 D1
Peter Nowak vs. DAL: P10 W3 L4 D3
LAST MEETING (MLS):
5/14: DAL 2, PHI 0 (Shea 29; Castillo 43)
- FC Dallas opened the scoring in the 29th minute. After skipping past Union defender Jordan Harvey, Fabian Castillo sent a rolling cross to a waiting Brek Shea, who tapped in from almost on the goal line.
- The lead was doubled two minutes before the break. Jackson darted down the right flank and floated in a cross to Castillo between defenders, and he flicked his header past Mondragón.