Previews: We have tons of preview material up and ready to read before this one kicks off.
REFEREE: Ricardo Salazar. AR1 (bench): C.J. Morgante; AR2 (opposite): Michael Kampmeinert; 4th: Armando Villarreal MLS Career: 207 games; FC/gm: 26.7; Y/gm: 3.4; R: 58; pens: 70
SUSPENDED NEXT YELLOW CARD: DAL: Atiba Harris, Ryan Hollingshead ... LA: Baggio Husidic
SUSPENDED AFTER TWO YELLOW CARDS: DAL: Matt Hedges, Victor Ulloa, Dan Kennedy, Kellyn Acosta ... LA:Juninho, Mika Vayrynen, Omar Gonzalez
DISABLED LIST: LA: Brian Perk (season-ending injury)
INTERNATIONAL ABSENCES: none
ALL-TIME (64 meetings): FC Dallas 22 wins (1 shootout), 86 goals ...Galaxy 31 wins (1 shootout), 113 goals ... Ties 11
AT DALLAS (32 meetings): FC Dallas 17 wins (0 shootout), 55 goals ... Galaxy 8 wins (1 shootout), 47 goals ... Ties 7
FUTURE MATCH: 8/15: 9/26: LA Galaxy vs. FC Dallas, 7:30 p.m. PT
LAST MEETING (MLS):
5/17: DAL 2, LA 1 (Perez 77; Akindele 86 - Zardes 59)
Coaches record: Oscar Pareja vs. LA: P9 W4 L5 D1 ... Bruce Arena vs. DAL: P28 W14 L10 D4
How to watch
Kickoff: 8:00 PM
Venue: Toyota Stadium
TV: TXA 21
Online: MLS Live
Projected lineups: Oscar Pareja should mix some things up for this one by putting in guys like Blas Perez and Je-Vaughn Watson. Then again he could opt to continue on the same path that the had before the bye week by keeping David Texeira and Ryan Hollingshead in the lineup.
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