FC Dallas is on the brink of clinching a playoff berth for the first time since 2011. Oscar Pareja's club can do so this weekend with a win in Vancouver or with a little help outside of Canada.
Here is how the official playoff scenario looks for FC Dallas going into this weekend:
FC Dallas will clinch a berth in the MLS Cup Playoffs IF
FC Dallas win vs. Vancouver Whitecaps FC on Saturday
FC Dallas tie vs. Vancouver Whitecaps FC on Saturday
Portland Timbers tie vs. San Jose Earthquakes on Saturday