FOXBORO, MA - SEPTEMBER 10: Matt Reis #1 of the New England Revolution defends the net against the FC Dallas at Gillette Stadium on September 10, 2011 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)
It's a sunny Thursday night in Frisco. FC Dallas is set to host the New England Revolution tonight in their lone meeting of the season. Both teams enter this match in opposite directions with Dallas coming off two straight losses and the Revs winning two in a row of their own.
Both teams have a ton to prove and for Dallas we'll see some fresh faces in the lineup tonight. But the bigger news may be the formation is a 4-4-2!
Read on for the lineups and in-game discussion
FC Dallas starting XI: Kevin Hartman, Zach Loyd, Ugo Ihemelu, George John, Hernan Pertuz, Carlos Rodriguez, Andrew Jacobson, Brek Shea, Fabian Castillo, Ricardo Villar, Blas Perez
Bench: Chris Seitz, Bruno Guarda, Bryan Leyva, Andrew Wiedeman, Bobby Warshaw, Matt Hedges, Ruben Luna
New England starting XI: Matt Reis, Flo Lechner, AJ Soares, Stephen McCarthy, Chris Tierney, Lee Nguyen, Shalrie Joseph, Clyde Simms, Kelyn Rowe, Ryan Guy, Saer Sene
Join the discussion below. What do you all make of the 4-4-2 for the night?